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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 255 216 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 18.56% 18.24% 14.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.92% 19.62% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 108 91
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£306 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £189 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 23
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.15 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £26.00 £25.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
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
1280 1101 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.16% 92.99% 90.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 558 617
Average daily rate £330 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 86 96
Average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £18.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -4.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +4 10 £350 - 1
Oldham - 7 £200 -
Stockport +5 5 £300 +122.22% 3
Altrincham +2 2 £275 -5.98% 4
Wigan - 2 £165 - 4
Bolton +1 1 £350 +5.66% 2
Rochdale 0 1 £350 -
Sale - - - - 1
Bury - - - - 2
Cheadle - - - -
Heywood - - - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (25.39%) Finance
2 99 (19.49%) Microsoft
3 87 (17.13%) Business Analysis
4 83 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (15.55%) Windows
6 75 (14.76%) SQL
6 75 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
7 61 (12.01%) MS Office
8 60 (11.81%) MS Excel
9 57 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 52 (10.24%) ITIL
11 48 (9.45%) Project Management
12 46 (9.06%) Retail
13 39 (7.68%) Banking
14 35 (6.89%) Scrum
14 35 (6.89%) Oracle
15 30 (5.91%) Migration
16 28 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
17 27 (5.31%) E-Commerce
18 26 (5.12%) CRM
19 25 (4.92%) SQL Server
20 24 (4.72%) UML
20 24 (4.72%) Use Case
20 24 (4.72%) Windows 7
20 24 (4.72%) User Stories
21 23 (4.53%) SAP
22 22 (4.33%) MS Visio
23 21 (4.13%) Active Directory
23 21 (4.13%) Data Modelling
24 19 (3.74%) NHS

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.77%) CICS
3 8 (1.57%) NetWeaver
4 7 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.98%) SAS
6 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.59%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.39%) CMS
9 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.20%) Drupal
10 1 (0.20%) WordPress
10 1 (0.20%) Escenic
10 1 (0.20%) Lync
10 1 (0.20%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.20%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 61 (12.01%) MS Office
2 60 (11.81%) MS Excel
3 22 (4.33%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.38%) MS Project
6 3 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.57%) SAP ERP
2 7 (1.38%) Oracle Retail
3 6 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.79%) ResourceLink
4 4 (0.79%) CSG Singleview
4 4 (0.79%) Maximo
4 4 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.79%) assyst
4 4 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.39%) Agresso
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.20%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) Magento
6 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.76%) WAN
2 13 (2.56%) Wireless
3 7 (1.38%) Firewall
4 6 (1.18%) SAN
4 6 (1.18%) VPN
5 5 (0.98%) Internet
6 4 (0.79%) LAN
6 4 (0.79%) VLAN
7 3 (0.59%) DNS
7 3 (0.59%) Intranet
7 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.59%) OSPF
8 2 (0.39%) DHCP
8 2 (0.39%) IKE
8 2 (0.39%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.39%) IPsec
9 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.20%) NAS
9 1 (0.20%) RIP
9 1 (0.20%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (1.97%) SAP BW
4 9 (1.77%) DB2
4 9 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.77%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.18%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.98%) MS Access
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.39%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.39%) Big Data
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.20%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (1.97%) Selenium
2 6 (1.18%) JIRA
3 5 (0.98%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.39%) Zephyr
4 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.20%) Ant
5 1 (0.20%) Toad
5 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.20%) Sahi
5 1 (0.20%) RSpec
5 1 (0.20%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 129 (25.39%) Finance
2 46 (9.06%) Retail
3 39 (7.68%) Banking
4 14 (2.76%) Marketing
5 8 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.38%) Advertising
6 7 (1.38%) Legal
7 6 (1.18%) Billing
7 6 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.98%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.59%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Electronics
10 2 (0.39%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.20%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.20%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.56%) HTML
2 12 (2.36%) XML
3 10 (1.97%) CSS
4 8 (1.57%) .NET
5 6 (1.18%) Web Services
6 5 (0.98%) jQuery
6 5 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (0.98%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.59%) HTML5
7 3 (0.59%) Middleware
7 3 (0.59%) Ajax
8 2 (0.39%) J2EE
8 2 (0.39%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.39%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.20%) Spring
9 1 (0.20%) JSF
9 1 (0.20%) CSS3
9 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.20%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.74%) NHS
3 18 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.35%) Mainframe
5 9 (1.77%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.98%) Reference Data
7 5 (0.98%) Open Source
7 5 (0.98%) Life Science
8 4 (0.79%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.79%) New Media
9 3 (0.59%) FMCG
9 3 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.39%) Social Network
10 2 (0.39%) Interactive TV
10 2 (0.39%) PKI
10 2 (0.39%) Statistics
10 2 (0.39%) DTV
10 2 (0.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 79 (15.55%) Windows
2 24 (4.72%) Windows 7
3 15 (2.95%) UNIX
4 13 (2.56%) Linux
5 11 (2.17%) Windows XP
6 9 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.98%) Windows NT
9 4 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.59%) Android
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.39%) zOS
12 1 (0.20%) MVS
12 1 (0.20%) NetWare
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (17.13%) Business Analysis
2 83 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (10.24%) ITIL
5 48 (9.45%) Project Management
6 35 (6.89%) Scrum
7 30 (5.91%) Migration
8 28 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (5.31%) E-Commerce
10 26 (5.12%) CRM
11 24 (4.72%) UML
11 24 (4.72%) Use Case
11 24 (4.72%) User Stories
12 21 (4.13%) Data Modelling
13 19 (3.74%) Product Management
14 17 (3.35%) Test Scripting
15 14 (2.76%) Problem Management
15 14 (2.76%) ERP
15 14 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (2.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 75 (14.76%) SQL
2 17 (3.35%) T-SQL
3 11 (2.17%) VBA
4 7 (1.38%) VB
4 7 (1.38%) COBOL
5 6 (1.18%) PL/SQL
6 5 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.98%) C
7 4 (0.79%) C#
7 4 (0.79%) Java
7 4 (0.79%) Assembly Language
8 3 (0.59%) Perl
9 2 (0.39%) Scala
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
10 1 (0.20%) RPG
10 1 (0.20%) REXX
10 1 (0.20%) JCL
10 1 (0.20%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.20%) Ruby
10 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (2.95%) Degree
2 13 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (2.36%) CCNA
4 10 (1.97%) ISEB
5 9 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.57%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.38%) CISSP
7 7 (1.38%) CCNP
8 6 (1.18%) CISM
8 6 (1.18%) CRISC
8 6 (1.18%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.18%) GIAC
9 5 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.79%) CCA
10 4 (0.79%) MCITP
10 4 (0.79%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.59%) MCSE
11 3 (0.59%) MCSA
11 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.97%) SLA
2 8 (1.57%) COBIT
2 8 (1.57%) QA
3 5 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.39%) Basel III
5 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.79%) XenApp
4 3 (0.59%) RACF
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.59%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.39%) SCCM
3 2 (0.39%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.20%) WSUS
4 1 (0.20%) OpenView
4 1 (0.20%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 99 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.89%) Oracle
3 23 (4.53%) SAP
4 19 (3.74%) ServiceNow
5 13 (2.56%) Cisco
5 13 (2.56%) Citrix
6 11 (2.17%) HP
7 10 (1.97%) IBM
7 10 (1.97%) VMware
8 9 (1.77%) CA
9 8 (1.57%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.57%) Avaya
10 7 (1.38%) Nortel
11 5 (0.98%) Sun
11 5 (0.98%) Remedy
12 4 (0.79%) Nintex
13 3 (0.59%) Meru Networks
13 3 (0.59%) Lotus
13 3 (0.59%) Symantec
13 3 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
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