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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 356 276 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.23% 21.08% 15.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.72% 22.17% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 161 99
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£325 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 39
Average hourly rate £12.02 £16.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.01% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £35.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
1718 1245 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.81% 95.11% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 741 579
Average daily rate £375 £326 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.03% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 55 89
Average hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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
Oldham +1 5 £338 +68.75% 1
Stockport +3 4 £223 -1.11% 7
Salford +1 3 £275 -16.98% 1
Wigan +1 2 £238 -40.62%
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 208 (32.10%) Finance
2 101 (15.59%) Windows
3 99 (15.28%) Microsoft
4 95 (14.66%) SQL
5 91 (14.04%) ITIL
6 87 (13.43%) Banking
7 78 (12.04%) MS Excel
8 69 (10.65%) Business Analysis
9 68 (10.49%) QA
10 61 (9.41%) Migration
10 61 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 60 (9.26%) MS Office
11 60 (9.26%) Cisco
12 58 (8.95%) Retail
13 53 (8.18%) Active Directory
14 51 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
15 50 (7.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 50 (7.72%) Oracle
16 48 (7.41%) Firewall
17 45 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (6.64%) Kalman Filter
19 42 (6.48%) Data Analysis
19 42 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
20 39 (6.02%) Windows 7
21 38 (5.86%) Test Scripting
22 37 (5.71%) Citrix
22 37 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
23 36 (5.56%) WAN
24 35 (5.40%) SAS
24 35 (5.40%) CheckPoint

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 35 (5.40%) SAS
2 12 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.08%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.46%) CICS
5 3 (0.46%) Exstream Dialogue
5 3 (0.46%) Lync
6 2 (0.31%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.31%) CMS
6 2 (0.31%) LiveLink
6 2 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.15%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 78 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 60 (9.26%) MS Office
3 19 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.23%) MS Project
6 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.31%) SPSS
8 1 (0.15%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.93%) SAP Payroll
4 6 (0.93%) SAP HR
5 5 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.62%) Exstream
6 4 (0.62%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.46%) HFM
8 2 (0.31%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.31%) Agresso
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.15%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.15%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.93%) Office 365
2 3 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.41%) Firewall
2 37 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
3 36 (5.56%) WAN
4 33 (5.09%) SSL
5 23 (3.55%) Network Security
6 19 (2.93%) LAN
7 13 (2.01%) SAN
8 12 (1.85%) VPN
9 8 (1.23%) Wireless
10 7 (1.08%) Intranet
11 5 (0.77%) DHCP
11 5 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.62%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.62%) Cisco ISE
12 4 (0.62%) ATM
12 4 (0.62%) VoIP
12 4 (0.62%) DNS
13 3 (0.46%) HTTP
13 3 (0.46%) TACACS
14 2 (0.31%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (3.40%) Base SAS
3 17 (2.62%) SQL Server
4 16 (2.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 15 (2.31%) MS Access
6 12 (1.85%) QlikView
7 11 (1.70%) SAP Data Services
7 11 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.77%) DB2
10 5 (0.77%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.62%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Selenium
2 7 (1.08%) TestDirector
2 7 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.62%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.62%) Toad
3 4 (0.62%) JIRA
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.46%) Appium
5 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.31%) Moq
5 2 (0.31%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.31%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.15%) JMeter
6 1 (0.15%) Subversion
6 1 (0.15%) Maven
6 1 (0.15%) Ant
6 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
General
1 208 (32.10%) Finance
2 87 (13.43%) Banking
3 58 (8.95%) Retail
4 26 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.47%) Marketing
7 14 (2.16%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.23%) General Ledger
8 8 (1.23%) Legal
9 6 (0.93%) Electronics
9 6 (0.93%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.62%) Billing
10 4 (0.62%) Advertising
11 3 (0.46%) Local Government
11 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.31%) Back Office
12 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.39%) XML
1 9 (1.39%) Gherkin
2 8 (1.23%) .NET
3 6 (0.93%) CSS
3 6 (0.93%) HTML
4 4 (0.62%) SAP Basis
4 4 (0.62%) SOAP
5 3 (0.46%) J2EE
5 3 (0.46%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.15%) Web Services
6 1 (0.15%) EDI
6 1 (0.15%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.15%) Middleware
6 1 (0.15%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.15%) JSON
6 1 (0.15%) REST
6 1 (0.15%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.15%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.25%) PKI
3 26 (4.01%) Data Centre
4 25 (3.86%) Mainframe
5 14 (2.16%) NHS
6 13 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.70%) Life Science
8 9 (1.39%) Statistics
9 8 (1.23%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.23%) Thin Client
10 6 (0.93%) Visualisation
10 6 (0.93%) DTV
10 6 (0.93%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.77%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.62%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.62%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.62%) E-Learning
12 4 (0.62%) User Experience
13 3 (0.46%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 101 (15.59%) Windows
2 39 (6.02%) Windows 7
3 31 (4.78%) UNIX
4 22 (3.40%) Windows XP
5 16 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.23%) AIX
9 7 (1.08%) Linux
10 5 (0.77%) Solaris
10 5 (0.77%) zOS
11 3 (0.46%) MVS
11 3 (0.46%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.46%) Android
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (14.04%) ITIL
2 69 (10.65%) Business Analysis
3 61 (9.41%) Migration
3 61 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (6.64%) Kalman Filter
6 42 (6.48%) Data Analysis
6 42 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (5.86%) Test Scripting
8 32 (4.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 31 (4.78%) Project Management
9 31 (4.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 30 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (4.63%) Service Delivery
11 27 (4.17%) Validation
12 26 (4.01%) Change Management
13 25 (3.86%) Risk Management
13 25 (3.86%) PRINCE2
13 25 (3.86%) Penetration Testing
14 24 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 95 (14.66%) SQL
2 13 (2.01%) Java
3 11 (1.70%) VBA
3 11 (1.70%) JCL
4 10 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.08%) REXX
5 7 (1.08%) VB
6 6 (0.93%) C#
7 5 (0.77%) C
8 4 (0.62%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.46%) C-shell
9 3 (0.46%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.46%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.46%) Korn
10 2 (0.31%) SAS Macro
10 2 (0.31%) Python
10 2 (0.31%) VBScript
10 2 (0.31%) Perl
11 1 (0.15%) COBOL
11 1 (0.15%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 34 (5.25%) ITIL Certification
2 32 (4.94%) ISEB
3 27 (4.17%) CISMP
4 25 (3.86%) CISSP
4 25 (3.86%) CISM
5 21 (3.24%) Degree
6 16 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (2.16%) CCENT
8 12 (1.85%) CCA
9 9 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (1.39%) Security Cleared
10 8 (1.23%) CCNA
11 6 (0.93%) MCSE
12 5 (0.77%) MCITP
12 5 (0.77%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.62%) CCEE
13 4 (0.62%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (10.49%) QA
2 50 (7.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (3.40%) SLA
4 7 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) FINREP
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.85%) Time Sharing Option
4 11 (1.70%) XenApp
5 8 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (1.23%) MetaFrame
6 7 (1.08%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.93%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.31%) RACF
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.15%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 19 (2.93%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (2.78%) SCCM
3 7 (1.08%) SCOM
4 5 (0.77%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.31%) CA Endevor
5 2 (0.31%) MOM
5 2 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.31%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.15%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.15%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 60 (9.26%) Cisco
3 50 (7.72%) Oracle
4 37 (5.71%) Citrix
5 35 (5.40%) CheckPoint
6 33 (5.09%) Clearswift
7 31 (4.78%) SAP
7 31 (4.78%) VMware
8 30 (4.63%) Kaspersky
9 19 (2.93%) HP
10 15 (2.31%) AppSense
11 13 (2.01%) Teradata
12 11 (1.70%) IBM
13 8 (1.23%) Dell
13 8 (1.23%) Wyse
13 8 (1.23%) Symantec
13 8 (1.23%) Sophos
14 7 (1.08%) hybris
15 6 (0.93%) McAfee
16 5 (0.77%) CA
Manchester
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £140 - £141 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £251 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day c£400-£500 p/day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £150 - £185 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago