The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 272 185 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.86% 15.16% 17.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.95% 16.09% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 103 126
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£315 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £182 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £377 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 38 36
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.35 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -6.45%
Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1239 1150 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.02% 94.26% 90.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 590 637
Average daily rate £330 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 93 108
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £10.50 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Manchester region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Manchester region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +2 9 £325 - 3
Stockport - 6 £218 - 4
Oldham - 4 £200 - 1
Bolton -4 2 £355 +26.22% 1
Bury - 2 £350 -
Altrincham -3 1 £275 -5.98% 5
Wigan - 1 £400 - 3
Cheadle - - - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 129 (24.62%) Finance
2 103 (19.66%) Microsoft
3 92 (17.56%) Windows
4 90 (17.18%) Business Analysis
5 77 (14.69%) SQL
6 71 (13.55%) MS Excel
7 61 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 58 (11.07%) MS Office
9 57 (10.88%) ITIL
10 48 (9.16%) Project Management
11 46 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (7.63%) Banking
13 39 (7.44%) Scrum
13 39 (7.44%) UML
14 38 (7.25%) Retail
15 35 (6.68%) User Acceptance Testing
15 35 (6.68%) Oracle
15 35 (6.68%) SQL Server
16 32 (6.11%) Active Directory
16 32 (6.11%) MS Visio
17 29 (5.53%) E-Commerce
18 26 (4.96%) UNIX
19 24 (4.58%) CRM
20 23 (4.39%) Use Case
21 22 (4.20%) Test Scripting
21 22 (4.20%) Citrix
21 22 (4.20%) NHS
22 21 (4.01%) Data Modelling
22 21 (4.01%) User Stories
23 20 (3.82%) SharePoint

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (1.34%) CICS
5 6 (1.15%) CMS
5 6 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.95%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (0.95%) Escenic
6 5 (0.95%) SAS
6 5 (0.95%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.95%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.95%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.57%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 71 (13.55%) MS Excel
2 58 (11.07%) MS Office
3 32 (6.11%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.91%) MS Project
5 7 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.53%) Maximo
2 7 (1.34%) CSG Singleview
2 7 (1.34%) ResourceLink
3 6 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.95%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.57%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.38%) assyst
7 1 (0.19%) Agresso
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.19%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.19%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.86%) Wireless
2 5 (0.95%) VPN
2 5 (0.95%) SAN
3 4 (0.76%) WAN
3 4 (0.76%) LAN
3 4 (0.76%) IPsec
3 4 (0.76%) Firewall
4 3 (0.57%) Network Security
4 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.57%) Internet
4 3 (0.57%) MPLS
4 3 (0.57%) BGP
5 2 (0.38%) OSPF
5 2 (0.38%) Intranet
5 2 (0.38%) HSRP
5 2 (0.38%) Multicast
5 2 (0.38%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.38%) SMS
5 2 (0.38%) VoIP
5 2 (0.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.53%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.15%) MySQL
6 6 (1.15%) Big Data
7 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.95%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.95%) MS Access
7 5 (0.95%) DB2
7 5 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.57%) QlikView
9 3 (0.57%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (1.72%) JIRA
2 7 (1.34%) Selenium
3 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.38%) Zephyr
4 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.19%) Toad
5 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.19%) Sahi
5 1 (0.19%) RSpec
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
General
1 129 (24.62%) Finance
2 40 (7.63%) Banking
3 38 (7.25%) Retail
4 18 (3.44%) Marketing
5 13 (2.48%) Billing
6 11 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.53%) Legal
9 6 (1.15%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.76%) Advertising
10 4 (0.76%) Publishing
10 4 (0.76%) Electronics
11 3 (0.57%) Back Office
11 3 (0.57%) French Language
12 2 (0.38%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.38%) Norwegian Language
12 2 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.38%) Swedish Language
13 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.24%) .NET
2 15 (2.86%) HTML
3 12 (2.29%) XML
4 11 (2.10%) CSS
5 9 (1.72%) jQuery
6 7 (1.34%) HTML5
6 7 (1.34%) J2EE
6 7 (1.34%) Ajax
7 6 (1.15%) Web Services
8 5 (0.95%) CSS3
8 5 (0.95%) Regular Expression
8 5 (0.95%) Spring
8 5 (0.95%) JSF
8 5 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (0.95%) Java RMI
8 5 (0.95%) LAMP
8 5 (0.95%) Hibernate
8 5 (0.95%) EJB
8 5 (0.95%) Struts
9 3 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.20%) NHS
2 16 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.48%) Mainframe
4 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (0.95%) iPad
5 5 (0.95%) Statistics
5 5 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (0.95%) Open Source
6 4 (0.76%) DTV
6 4 (0.76%) Smartphone
6 4 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 4 (0.76%) New Media
7 3 (0.57%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.38%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.38%) Life Science
8 2 (0.38%) Social Network
8 2 (0.38%) iSeries
8 2 (0.38%) FMCG
8 2 (0.38%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 92 (17.56%) Windows
2 26 (4.96%) UNIX
3 18 (3.44%) Windows 7
4 15 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 11 (2.10%) Linux
6 8 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.95%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.76%) Windows NT
8 4 (0.76%) Android
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.19%) zOS
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (17.18%) Business Analysis
2 61 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (10.88%) ITIL
4 48 (9.16%) Project Management
5 46 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (7.44%) Scrum
6 39 (7.44%) UML
7 35 (6.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (5.53%) E-Commerce
9 24 (4.58%) CRM
10 23 (4.39%) Use Case
11 22 (4.20%) Test Scripting
12 21 (4.01%) User Stories
12 21 (4.01%) Data Modelling
13 20 (3.82%) Product Management
14 17 (3.24%) Information Security
14 17 (3.24%) Data Analysis
15 16 (3.05%) TDD
15 16 (3.05%) Asset Management
16 15 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (14.69%) SQL
2 11 (2.10%) T-SQL
2 11 (2.10%) VBA
3 9 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.53%) Java
5 7 (1.34%) C#
5 7 (1.34%) Perl
5 7 (1.34%) Scala
6 6 (1.15%) COBOL
7 5 (0.95%) C
8 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.76%) VB
8 4 (0.76%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.38%) PHP
9 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.19%) Python
10 1 (0.19%) RPG
10 1 (0.19%) JCL
10 1 (0.19%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (3.44%) ISEB
2 16 (3.05%) Degree
3 12 (2.29%) CCNA
3 12 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.53%) CCNP
5 8 (1.53%) CISSP
6 7 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.34%) MCP
6 7 (1.34%) MCSE
7 6 (1.15%) MCSA
7 6 (1.15%) CISM
7 6 (1.15%) GIAC
7 6 (1.15%) MCTS
7 6 (1.15%) CRISC
8 4 (0.76%) MCITP
8 4 (0.76%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.76%) CCA
9 3 (0.57%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.82%) QA
2 11 (2.10%) SLA
3 7 (1.34%) COBIT
4 6 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.57%) Basel III
7 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.95%) XenApp
4 3 (0.57%) RACF
5 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.19%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
1 3 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.19%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.19%) OpenView
3 1 (0.19%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.19%) WSUS
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 103 (19.66%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.68%) Oracle
3 22 (4.20%) Citrix
4 19 (3.63%) SAP
5 13 (2.48%) Cisco
6 12 (2.29%) HP
7 9 (1.72%) VMware
8 8 (1.53%) IBM
9 7 (1.34%) Avaya
9 7 (1.34%) Nortel
10 5 (0.95%) Remedy
10 5 (0.95%) Northgate
10 5 (0.95%) Sun
10 5 (0.95%) JBoss
10 5 (0.95%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.95%) Splunk
10 5 (0.95%) Nintex
11 3 (0.57%) Meru Networks
11 3 (0.57%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.57%) Endeca
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