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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 230 385 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.98% 19.61% 16.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.86% 20.91% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 230 149
Median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £208 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 21
Median hourly rate £12.50 £28.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.75% +117.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £17.05 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.66 £29.90 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +7.14%
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
1548 1841 1408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.10% 93.79% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1022 1037 859
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 72 65
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £40.00 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Salford 0 11 £400 +3.22%
Stockport -7 9 £300 +42.85% 2
Oldham +1 2 - - 3
Wigan +1 2 £240 -
Bolton - 2 £365 - 4
Altrincham - 1 £325 - 2
Bury - 1 £425 - 2
Audenshaw - 1 £400 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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.

1 125 (23.28%) Finance
2 87 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (15.46%) SQL
4 79 (14.71%) Business Analysis
5 71 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (10.80%) Microsoft
7 57 (10.61%) Windows
8 54 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (9.31%) ITIL
10 49 (9.12%) Oracle
11 45 (8.38%) SAP
12 44 (8.19%) Project Management
13 40 (7.45%) Mainframe
14 38 (7.08%) Active Directory
15 36 (6.70%) SQL Server
16 34 (6.33%) MS Excel
16 34 (6.33%) Process Improvement
17 33 (6.15%) Migration
18 32 (5.96%) Manufacturing
18 32 (5.96%) Unix
19 31 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
19 31 (5.77%) CA
20 29 (5.40%) Retail
21 28 (5.21%) Test Scripting
21 28 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (5.21%) WAN
21 28 (5.21%) User Stories
22 27 (5.03%) Linux
23 26 (4.84%) MS Office
23 26 (4.84%) LAN

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 11 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.86%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (0.93%) SAS
4 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (0.93%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.74%) Confluence
5 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (0.56%) NetWeaver
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.19%) Apache
8 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.84%) MS Office
3 8 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.49%) SAP MII
1 8 (1.49%) SAP PP
1 8 (1.49%) SAP PP-PI
2 6 (1.12%) BASE24
2 6 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.74%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.56%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.37%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.37%) OpenText MBPM
6 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.37%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.30%) Office 365
2 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.21%) WAN
2 26 (4.84%) LAN
3 22 (4.10%) Firewall
4 17 (3.17%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.42%) VoIP
5 13 (2.42%) VPN
6 10 (1.86%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (1.68%) Internet
8 7 (1.30%) Network Security
9 6 (1.12%) ATM
9 6 (1.12%) DNS
9 6 (1.12%) SAN
10 4 (0.74%) HTTP
10 4 (0.74%) Wireless
11 3 (0.56%) DHCP
11 3 (0.56%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.37%) Broadband
12 2 (0.37%) Extranet
12 2 (0.37%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.19%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.05%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (1.12%) MS Access
5 6 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (0.93%) DB2
6 5 (0.93%) Ingres
6 5 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (0.93%) Redis
6 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.74%) GIS
7 4 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (0.74%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.56%) OLAP
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (2.61%) JIRA
2 6 (1.12%) Selenium
3 5 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.56%) Gatling
5 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.56%) TestComplete
5 3 (0.56%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.37%) JMeter
6 2 (0.37%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.19%) eCATT
7 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.19%) JBehave
7 1 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.19%) LSMW
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 125 (23.28%) Finance
2 32 (5.96%) Manufacturing
3 29 (5.40%) Retail
4 26 (4.84%) Banking
5 15 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.61%) Legal
7 10 (1.86%) Law
7 10 (1.86%) Marketing
8 6 (1.12%) Front Office
9 5 (0.93%) Back Office
9 5 (0.93%) Local Government
10 4 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.56%) Advertising
11 3 (0.56%) Games
12 2 (0.37%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.79%) .NET
1 15 (2.79%) XML
2 11 (2.05%) CSS
2 11 (2.05%) ELK Stack
2 11 (2.05%) HTML
2 11 (2.05%) Web Services
3 8 (1.49%) SAP XI
4 6 (1.12%) J2EE
4 6 (1.12%) SOAP
5 5 (0.93%) RESTful
6 4 (0.74%) Middleware
6 4 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.56%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.37%) SAP TM
9 1 (0.19%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.19%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.19%) JSON
9 1 (0.19%) MDX
9 1 (0.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.45%) Mainframe
3 21 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.17%) NHS
5 10 (1.86%) Cyber Attack
5 10 (1.86%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.68%) Life Science
7 8 (1.49%) FMCG
8 6 (1.12%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.12%) EMV
8 6 (1.12%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (1.12%) Tandem
9 5 (0.93%) New Media
10 4 (0.74%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.56%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.56%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.56%) EPoS
11 3 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.61%) Windows
2 32 (5.96%) Unix
3 27 (5.03%) Linux
4 14 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.23%) Windows 7
5 12 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.05%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.49%) Solaris
9 7 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.74%) AIX
11 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.74%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.19%) Android
13 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (14.71%) Business Analysis
3 71 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (9.31%) ITIL
5 44 (8.19%) Project Management
6 34 (6.33%) Process Improvement
7 33 (6.15%) Migration
8 31 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 28 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (5.21%) Test Scripting
9 28 (5.21%) User Stories
10 25 (4.66%) Change Management
11 24 (4.47%) E-Commerce
11 24 (4.47%) Scrum
12 23 (4.28%) PRINCE2
12 23 (4.28%) Service Management
13 21 (3.91%) Defect Management
13 21 (3.91%) Use Case
14 19 (3.54%) Analytics
15 18 (3.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 83 (15.46%) SQL
2 17 (3.17%) Java
3 13 (2.42%) T-SQL
4 8 (1.49%) VBA
5 7 (1.30%) Python
6 6 (1.12%) COBOL
6 6 (1.12%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.93%) VBScript
8 4 (0.74%) C#
8 4 (0.74%) Ruby
9 3 (0.56%) Jython
9 3 (0.56%) Perl
10 2 (0.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.19%) ABAP
11 1 (0.19%) C++
11 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (4.10%) ISEB
2 19 (3.54%) CISSP
3 18 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.79%) Degree
5 12 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.23%) SANS
6 11 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.68%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.68%) SSCP
8 6 (1.12%) CISM
8 6 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.12%) MCP
9 5 (0.93%) CCNA
9 5 (0.93%) CEH
9 5 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.93%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.56%) CISA
11 3 (0.56%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.54%) QA
2 13 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (7.08%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.23%) QRadar
2 11 (2.05%) SCCM
3 7 (1.30%) SCOM
3 7 (1.30%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.93%) Kibana
4 5 (0.93%) logstash
4 5 (0.93%) Nessus
4 5 (0.93%) Nexpose
4 5 (0.93%) Nmap
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.93%) WSUS
5 4 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.74%) RSA enVision
6 2 (0.37%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.19%) DameWare
7 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 58 (10.80%) Microsoft
2 49 (9.12%) Oracle
3 45 (8.38%) SAP
4 31 (5.77%) CA
5 18 (3.35%) IBM
6 17 (3.17%) VMware
7 15 (2.79%) Citrix
7 15 (2.79%) Splunk
8 13 (2.42%) Cisco
9 11 (2.05%) Apple
9 11 (2.05%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.68%) Intel Security
10 9 (1.68%) LANDesk
11 8 (1.49%) LogRhythm
11 8 (1.49%) Tableau
11 8 (1.49%) Wyse
12 7 (1.30%) Intel
13 6 (1.12%) NetIQ
13 6 (1.12%) NetWitness
13 6 (1.12%) Red Hat
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