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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 224 202 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.99% 17.49% 14.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.09% 18.91% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 98 90
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£300 £313 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £125 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £388 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 22
Average hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.72% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.60 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £116.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.59
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.84%
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
1311 1068 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.58% 92.47% 90.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 558 580
Average daily rate £330 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 82
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +6 8 £350 -6.66% 2
Stockport +4 5 £300 +14.06% 9
Wigan +2 3 £350 +2.94% 1
Oldham 0 3 £275 - 1
Bolton - 3 £175 - 1
Bury - 1 £240 -
Rochdale - 1 £300 -
Sale - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 124 (24.85%) Finance
2 107 (21.44%) Microsoft
3 88 (17.64%) Windows
4 75 (15.03%) SQL
5 72 (14.43%) Business Analysis
6 69 (13.83%) MS Office
7 65 (13.03%) ITIL
8 62 (12.42%) MS Excel
9 59 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
10 56 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (9.42%) Retail
12 41 (8.22%) Project Management
13 39 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (7.62%) Oracle
15 35 (7.01%) Active Directory
16 34 (6.81%) Banking
17 33 (6.61%) Migration
18 31 (6.21%) SAP
19 30 (6.01%) Windows 7
20 24 (4.81%) Scrum
21 23 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
22 22 (4.41%) E-Commerce
23 21 (4.21%) SQL Server
23 21 (4.21%) CRM
23 21 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
24 19 (3.81%) Windows XP
24 19 (3.81%) WAN
25 18 (3.61%) NHS
25 18 (3.61%) Use Case
26 17 (3.41%) SharePoint

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 17 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.00%) SAS
3 9 (1.80%) CICS
4 8 (1.60%) NetWeaver
5 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
6 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.20%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.20%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.20%) Drupal
7 1 (0.20%) WordPress
7 1 (0.20%) CMS
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.20%) IIS
7 1 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 69 (13.83%) MS Office
2 62 (12.42%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 15 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.80%) SPSS
6 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.60%) MS Project
7 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Maximo
2 9 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.60%) SAP ERP
4 7 (1.40%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (1.00%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.00%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.80%) assyst
6 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.60%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.60%) Agresso
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.40%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.20%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.20%) Office 365
1 1 (0.20%) Responsys
1 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.81%) WAN
2 15 (3.01%) Wireless
3 9 (1.80%) LAN
3 9 (1.80%) Firewall
4 8 (1.60%) VPN
5 6 (1.20%) OSPF
6 5 (1.00%) SAN
7 4 (0.80%) BGP
7 4 (0.80%) EIGRP
7 4 (0.80%) VLAN
7 4 (0.80%) MPLS
8 3 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.60%) Symposium
8 3 (0.60%) IGRP
8 3 (0.60%) Intranet
8 3 (0.60%) Internet
8 3 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.60%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (2.20%) SAP BW
3 11 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.60%) DB2
6 7 (1.40%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.80%) MS Access
8 4 (0.80%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.60%) Big Data
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Selenium
2 4 (0.80%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.60%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.20%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.20%) Ant
5 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.20%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.20%) Hudson
5 1 (0.20%) JIRA
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.20%) Toad
5 1 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.20%) Sahi
5 1 (0.20%) RSpec
5 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 124 (24.85%) Finance
2 47 (9.42%) Retail
3 34 (6.81%) Banking
4 13 (2.61%) Marketing
5 10 (2.00%) Legal
6 9 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.60%) Games
7 8 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.40%) Advertising
8 7 (1.40%) Billing
9 5 (1.00%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.80%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.60%) Electronics
12 2 (0.40%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Law
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.81%) XML
2 11 (2.20%) HTML
3 10 (2.00%) CSS
4 5 (1.00%) .NET
4 5 (1.00%) SAP Basis
5 4 (0.80%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (0.80%) SOAP
6 3 (0.60%) Web Services
6 3 (0.60%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.60%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.40%) ISPF
7 2 (0.40%) jQuery
7 2 (0.40%) J2EE
7 2 (0.40%) Middleware
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.20%) XSLT
8 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.20%) Ajax
8 1 (0.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.61%) NHS
3 16 (3.21%) Mainframe
4 15 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.00%) Life Science
6 5 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (1.00%) Reference Data
7 4 (0.80%) FMCG
8 3 (0.60%) Informatics
8 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.60%) DTV
9 2 (0.40%) GIS
9 2 (0.40%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.40%) Open Source
9 2 (0.40%) User Experience
10 1 (0.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 88 (17.64%) Windows
2 30 (6.01%) Windows 7
3 19 (3.81%) Windows XP
4 15 (3.01%) Linux
5 11 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.80%) Windows NT
7 7 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.20%) UNIX
9 5 (1.00%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.60%) Android
10 3 (0.60%) zOS
11 2 (0.40%) MVS
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.20%) NetWare
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (14.43%) Business Analysis
2 65 (13.03%) ITIL
3 56 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (8.22%) Project Management
5 39 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (6.61%) Migration
7 24 (4.81%) Scrum
8 23 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (4.41%) E-Commerce
10 21 (4.21%) CRM
10 21 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (3.61%) Use Case
12 17 (3.41%) User Stories
13 16 (3.21%) Test Scripting
13 16 (3.21%) Asset Management
14 15 (3.01%) Data Analysis
14 15 (3.01%) Workflow
15 14 (2.81%) Data Modelling
15 14 (2.81%) Problem Management
15 14 (2.81%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.03%) SQL
2 15 (3.01%) VBA
3 14 (2.81%) T-SQL
4 8 (1.60%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.20%) VB
6 5 (1.00%) Java
7 3 (0.60%) C
7 3 (0.60%) C#
7 3 (0.60%) COBOL
7 3 (0.60%) Perl
8 2 (0.40%) VBScript
8 2 (0.40%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.40%) REXX
8 2 (0.40%) JCL
8 2 (0.40%) Ruby
9 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.20%) ABAP
9 1 (0.20%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 16 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (3.01%) Degree
3 14 (2.81%) CCNA
4 13 (2.61%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.00%) CCNP
6 8 (1.60%) ISEB
7 7 (1.40%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.20%) CISSP
8 6 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.00%) CRISC
9 5 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.00%) CISM
9 5 (1.00%) GIAC
10 4 (0.80%) MCSE
10 4 (0.80%) MCITP
11 3 (0.60%) MCSA
11 3 (0.60%) MCP
11 3 (0.60%) CCA
11 3 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.81%) SLA
2 11 (2.20%) QA
3 6 (1.20%) COBIT
4 4 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 35 (7.01%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.80%) XenApp
5 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.20%) RACF
6 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.40%) SCCM
2 2 (0.40%) SCOM
2 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.20%) WSUS
3 1 (0.20%) OpenView
3 1 (0.20%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 107 (21.44%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.62%) Oracle
3 31 (6.21%) SAP
4 17 (3.41%) Cisco
4 17 (3.41%) ServiceNow
5 13 (2.61%) Citrix
6 12 (2.40%) Avaya
6 12 (2.40%) VMware
7 10 (2.00%) Nortel
7 10 (2.00%) HP
8 9 (1.80%) CA
9 8 (1.60%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.40%) IBM
11 6 (1.20%) Remedy
11 6 (1.20%) Avaloq
12 5 (1.00%) Google
13 4 (0.80%) Nintex
13 4 (0.80%) Lotus
13 4 (0.80%) Business Objects
13 4 (0.80%) Sun
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