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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 254 198 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.53% 17.90% 15.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.73% 19.45% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 89 86
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£293 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £148 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 27
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.05 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £102.10 £25.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
1356 1018 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.58% 92.04% 90.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 500 597
Average daily rate £338 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 71 84
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £33.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 November 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 November 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 November 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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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 +7 11 £350 -6.66% 3
Stockport +7 6 £250 -26.47% 7
Wigan +3 4 £325 -4.41% 3
Oldham 0 4 £285 -
Bolton +1 1 £350 - 2
Rochdale 0 1 £350 -
Bury - 1 £240 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £275 - 3
Cheadle - - - -
Heywood - - - -
Sale - - - - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 131 (24.81%) Finance
2 109 (20.64%) Microsoft
3 96 (18.18%) Windows
4 80 (15.15%) SQL
4 80 (15.15%) Business Analysis
5 76 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
7 74 (14.02%) MS Office
8 65 (12.31%) MS Excel
9 63 (11.93%) ITIL
10 51 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 45 (8.52%) Retail
12 44 (8.33%) Project Management
13 39 (7.39%) Banking
14 33 (6.25%) Oracle
14 33 (6.25%) Windows 7
15 31 (5.87%) Migration
15 31 (5.87%) Scrum
16 29 (5.49%) Active Directory
17 24 (4.55%) SAP
17 24 (4.55%) E-Commerce
17 24 (4.55%) User Stories
18 23 (4.36%) CRM
18 23 (4.36%) SQL Server
19 22 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
20 21 (3.98%) MS Visio
21 20 (3.79%) Product Management
22 19 (3.60%) Use Case
22 19 (3.60%) ServiceNow
23 18 (3.41%) Windows XP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.65%) CICS
3 9 (1.70%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.52%) NetWeaver
5 7 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.33%) SAS
6 6 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.76%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.19%) Drupal
10 1 (0.19%) WordPress
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.19%) Lync
10 1 (0.19%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.19%) WorkSite
Applications
1 74 (14.02%) MS Office
2 65 (12.31%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.98%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.33%) MS Project
6 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.38%) SPSS
8 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (2.46%) Maximo
2 8 (1.52%) SAP ERP
2 8 (1.52%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.76%) assyst
3 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.38%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.19%) Agresso
6 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) Office 365
1 1 (0.19%) Responsys
1 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.41%) WAN
2 16 (3.03%) Wireless
3 9 (1.70%) VPN
4 8 (1.52%) Firewall
5 7 (1.33%) LAN
6 6 (1.14%) SAN
6 6 (1.14%) OSPF
7 5 (0.95%) Internet
8 4 (0.76%) MPLS
8 4 (0.76%) VLAN
8 4 (0.76%) BGP
8 4 (0.76%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.57%) IGRP
9 3 (0.57%) Intranet
9 3 (0.57%) DNS
9 3 (0.57%) WLAN
9 3 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (1.89%) SAP BW
3 10 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.70%) DB2
5 7 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.95%) MS Access
6 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.38%) Big Data
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.38%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (1.70%) Selenium
2 5 (0.95%) JIRA
3 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.38%) Zephyr
4 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.19%) Ant
5 1 (0.19%) Toad
5 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.19%) Sahi
5 1 (0.19%) RSpec
5 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.19%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
General
1 131 (24.81%) Finance
2 45 (8.52%) Retail
3 39 (7.39%) Banking
4 16 (3.03%) Marketing
5 12 (2.27%) Legal
6 8 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.14%) Advertising
8 6 (1.14%) Games
9 5 (0.95%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.76%) Billing
11 3 (0.57%) Publishing
12 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 2 (0.38%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Front Office
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
13 1 (0.19%) Law
13 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.84%) XML
2 12 (2.27%) HTML
3 11 (2.08%) CSS
4 8 (1.52%) Web Services
5 5 (0.95%) SAP Basis
5 5 (0.95%) .NET
5 5 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.57%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.57%) Gherkin
6 3 (0.57%) jQuery
6 3 (0.57%) Middleware
7 2 (0.38%) SOAP
7 2 (0.38%) J2EE
8 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.19%) XSLT
8 1 (0.19%) ODBC
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.19%) Ajax
8 1 (0.19%) ISPF
8 1 (0.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.41%) NHS
2 18 (3.41%) Mainframe
2 18 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.14%) Open Source
4 6 (1.14%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (0.95%) Reference Data
5 5 (0.95%) Life Science
6 4 (0.76%) New Media
6 4 (0.76%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.57%) FMCG
8 2 (0.38%) Social Network
8 2 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.38%) iSeries
8 2 (0.38%) DTV
8 2 (0.38%) GIS
8 2 (0.38%) Streaming Video
8 2 (0.38%) Interactive TV
8 2 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 96 (18.18%) Windows
2 33 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 18 (3.41%) Windows XP
4 14 (2.65%) Linux
5 13 (2.46%) UNIX
6 11 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.89%) Windows NT
8 8 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.95%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.76%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.76%) Android
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.38%) zOS
12 1 (0.19%) MVS
12 1 (0.19%) NetWare
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (15.15%) Business Analysis
2 76 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (11.93%) ITIL
4 51 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (8.33%) Project Management
6 31 (5.87%) Scrum
6 31 (5.87%) Migration
7 24 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 24 (4.55%) User Stories
8 23 (4.36%) CRM
9 22 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (3.79%) Product Management
11 19 (3.60%) Use Case
12 17 (3.22%) Data Modelling
13 15 (2.84%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (2.84%) UML
13 15 (2.84%) Service Management
13 15 (2.84%) Problem Management
13 15 (2.84%) Test Scripting
14 14 (2.65%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (15.15%) SQL
2 17 (3.22%) T-SQL
3 12 (2.27%) VBA
4 7 (1.33%) COBOL
5 6 (1.14%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.14%) VB
6 5 (0.95%) C
7 4 (0.76%) Assembly Language
8 3 (0.57%) C#
8 3 (0.57%) Java
8 3 (0.57%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.57%) Perl
9 1 (0.19%) VBScript
9 1 (0.19%) REXX
9 1 (0.19%) JCL
9 1 (0.19%) Ruby
9 1 (0.19%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (2.84%) Degree
3 14 (2.65%) CCNA
4 13 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.89%) CCNP
5 10 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.70%) ISEB
7 7 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.14%) CISSP
9 5 (0.95%) MCITP
9 5 (0.95%) CRISC
9 5 (0.95%) CISM
9 5 (0.95%) GIAC
9 5 (0.95%) CCA
10 4 (0.76%) MCSE
11 3 (0.57%) MCSA
11 3 (0.57%) MCP
11 3 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.65%) SLA
2 7 (1.33%) QA
3 6 (1.14%) COBIT
4 5 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.95%) XenApp
5 3 (0.57%) RACF
6 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.38%) SCCM
3 2 (0.38%) SCOM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.19%) WSUS
4 1 (0.19%) OpenView
4 1 (0.19%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 109 (20.64%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.25%) Oracle
3 24 (4.55%) SAP
4 19 (3.60%) ServiceNow
5 17 (3.22%) Cisco
6 15 (2.84%) Citrix
7 13 (2.46%) HP
8 12 (2.27%) VMware
9 11 (2.08%) Avaya
9 11 (2.08%) IBM
10 10 (1.89%) Nortel
11 9 (1.70%) CA
12 8 (1.52%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.95%) Sun
13 5 (0.95%) Remedy
14 4 (0.76%) Lotus
14 4 (0.76%) Cognos
14 4 (0.76%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.76%) Nintex
15 3 (0.57%) Meru Networks
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: Very Competitive daily rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Montash
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £13 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago