The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 179 387 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.14% 20.76% 16.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.79% 21.85% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 203 136
Median daily rate £339 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 22
Median hourly rate £18.97 £27.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.59 £13.80 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.34 £29.40 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +7.82%

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
1298 1771 1352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 95.01% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 1016 803
Median daily rate £375 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 54 65
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +5 6 £339 -6.62% 4
Stockport +6 3 £263 - 10
Salford -5 3 £413 +6.45% 1
Oldham +3 2 - - 3
Bury - 1 £425 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 94 (22.12%) Finance
2 70 (16.47%) SQL
3 68 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (14.59%) Business Analysis
5 51 (12.00%) Windows
6 49 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 47 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
8 42 (9.88%) SAP
9 41 (9.65%) Oracle
9 41 (9.65%) Microsoft
10 36 (8.47%) Process Improvement
11 33 (7.76%) Project Management
12 31 (7.29%) Retail
12 31 (7.29%) ITIL
13 29 (6.82%) MS Office
13 29 (6.82%) MS Excel
13 29 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (6.59%) Unix
15 27 (6.35%) Active Directory
16 26 (6.12%) Migration
16 26 (6.12%) Manufacturing
16 26 (6.12%) User Stories
17 24 (5.65%) Scrum
17 24 (5.65%) Linux
17 24 (5.65%) Analytics
18 23 (5.41%) WAN
18 23 (5.41%) Change Management
18 23 (5.41%) Test Scripting
19 22 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
19 22 (5.18%) Banking

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.41%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.18%) SAS
3 4 (0.94%) Confluence
3 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (0.94%) IBM Notes
3 4 (0.94%) NetWeaver
3 4 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (6.82%) MS Excel
1 29 (6.82%) MS Office
2 9 (2.12%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.88%) SAP MII
1 8 (1.88%) SAP PP
1 8 (1.88%) SAP PP-PI
2 6 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (1.18%) BASE24
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.71%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.71%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.47%) OpenText MBPM
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.47%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.24%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.94%) Office 365
2 3 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.41%) WAN
2 21 (4.94%) LAN
3 17 (4.00%) Firewall
3 17 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.29%) VoIP
5 13 (3.06%) VPN
6 9 (2.12%) Network Security
7 8 (1.88%) DNS
8 7 (1.65%) Internet
9 6 (1.41%) Unified Communications
10 5 (1.18%) ATM
10 5 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.94%) HTTP
11 4 (0.94%) Wireless
12 3 (0.71%) DHCP
13 2 (0.47%) Broadband
13 2 (0.47%) SAN
14 1 (0.24%) Extranet
14 1 (0.24%) PBX
14 1 (0.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.59%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (1.65%) DB2
7 6 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.18%) Ingres
8 5 (1.18%) MS Access
8 5 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (1.18%) Redis
8 5 (1.18%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (0.71%) QlikView
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (2.82%) JIRA
2 8 (1.88%) Selenium
3 5 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.94%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.71%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.71%) TestComplete
5 3 (0.71%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.24%) eCATT
6 1 (0.24%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.24%) JBehave
6 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.24%) JMeter
6 1 (0.24%) LSMW
General
1 94 (22.12%) Finance
2 31 (7.29%) Retail
3 26 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 22 (5.18%) Banking
5 12 (2.82%) Legal
6 11 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.88%) Marketing
8 4 (0.94%) Back Office
8 4 (0.94%) Front Office
9 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.71%) Law
9 3 (0.71%) Local Government
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) French Language
10 2 (0.47%) Games
10 2 (0.47%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.24%) International Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.24%) XML
2 12 (2.82%) HTML
3 11 (2.59%) CSS
3 11 (2.59%) ELK Stack
4 9 (2.12%) .NET
5 8 (1.88%) SAP XI
5 8 (1.88%) Web Services
6 7 (1.65%) SOAP
7 5 (1.18%) J2EE
7 5 (1.18%) RESTful
8 4 (0.94%) Middleware
8 4 (0.94%) SAP Basis
8 4 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.71%) SAP TM
10 2 (0.47%) JSON
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.24%) IBM Integration Bus
11 1 (0.24%) Java EE
11 1 (0.24%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.71%) Mainframe
3 17 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.06%) NHS
5 10 (2.35%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (1.88%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.88%) FMCG
7 5 (1.18%) EMV
7 5 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.18%) Life Science
7 5 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (1.18%) Tandem
8 4 (0.94%) EPoS
8 4 (0.94%) New Media
9 3 (0.71%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.71%) Clustering
9 3 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.71%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.47%) iPhone
10 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 51 (12.00%) Windows
2 28 (6.59%) Unix
3 24 (5.65%) Linux
4 9 (2.12%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.65%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.18%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.94%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.71%) AIX
9 3 (0.71%) Solaris
9 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.24%) Android
11 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (14.59%) Business Analysis
3 49 (11.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (8.47%) Process Improvement
5 33 (7.76%) Project Management
6 31 (7.29%) ITIL
7 29 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (6.12%) Migration
8 26 (6.12%) User Stories
9 24 (5.65%) Analytics
9 24 (5.65%) Scrum
10 23 (5.41%) Change Management
10 23 (5.41%) Test Scripting
11 22 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (4.71%) E-Commerce
13 18 (4.24%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (4.00%) Defect Management
14 17 (4.00%) Service Management
15 16 (3.76%) GAP Analysis
15 16 (3.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 70 (16.47%) SQL
2 17 (4.00%) Java
3 8 (1.88%) VBA
4 7 (1.65%) Python
5 5 (1.18%) COBOL
5 5 (1.18%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.18%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.18%) VBScript
6 4 (0.94%) C#
6 4 (0.94%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.71%) Jython
7 3 (0.71%) Perl
8 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.24%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.24%) C++
9 1 (0.24%) R
9 1 (0.24%) RPG
9 1 (0.24%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 21 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.76%) ISEB
3 12 (2.82%) CISSP
3 12 (2.82%) Degree
4 11 (2.59%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.35%) SANS
6 9 (2.12%) SSCP
7 7 (1.65%) CCNA
7 7 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.94%) CCDA
9 4 (0.94%) CCDP
9 4 (0.94%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.71%) MCSE
11 2 (0.47%) CISM
11 2 (0.47%) MCITP
11 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.82%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.35%) QA
3 6 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.47%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.82%) QRadar
2 5 (1.18%) Kibana
2 5 (1.18%) logstash
2 5 (1.18%) Nessus
2 5 (1.18%) Nexpose
2 5 (1.18%) Nmap
2 5 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.94%) RSA enVision
3 4 (0.94%) SCCM
4 3 (0.71%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.47%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.47%) SCOM
5 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.24%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (9.88%) SAP
2 41 (9.65%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.65%) Oracle
3 18 (4.24%) IBM
4 15 (3.53%) Splunk
5 14 (3.29%) Cisco
6 12 (2.82%) CA
6 12 (2.82%) VMware
7 11 (2.59%) Apple
8 10 (2.35%) ServiceNow
8 10 (2.35%) Tableau
9 9 (2.12%) Intel
10 8 (1.88%) Intel Security
11 6 (1.41%) ArcSight
11 6 (1.41%) Citrix
11 6 (1.41%) LogRhythm
11 6 (1.41%) NetWitness
12 5 (1.18%) Qualys
13 4 (0.94%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.94%) Lotus
Oldham
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £30000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits package!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £120 - £170 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £180.00 - £210.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago