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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 300 277 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.66% 21.51% 16.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.83% 22.69% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 146 78
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£325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 33
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £12.74 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
1440 1221 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.36% 94.80% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 658 462
Average daily rate £350 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 60 79
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.51% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.49 £25.00
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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
Stockport -1 7 £195 -10.34% 12
Oldham - 4 £293 - 3
Salford -3 3 £400 +23.07% 2
Bolton -6 2 £625 +76.05% 3
Altrincham +2 1 - -
Wigan -1 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Stalybridge - 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 199 (32.20%) Finance
2 111 (17.96%) Windows
3 98 (15.86%) SQL
4 96 (15.53%) Microsoft
5 95 (15.37%) ITIL
6 78 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (12.62%) Banking
7 70 (11.33%) Business Analysis
8 69 (11.17%) MS Excel
9 63 (10.19%) MS Office
10 57 (9.22%) Migration
10 57 (9.22%) Oracle
10 57 (9.22%) Active Directory
11 55 (8.90%) Retail
11 55 (8.90%) QA
12 52 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
13 50 (8.09%) Data Analysis
14 47 (7.61%) Citrix
15 43 (6.96%) Windows 7
16 41 (6.63%) Cisco
16 41 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
17 40 (6.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 35 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
19 34 (5.50%) Firewall
19 34 (5.50%) Test Scripting
19 34 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
20 33 (5.34%) Project Management
21 32 (5.18%) SAP
21 32 (5.18%) Kalman Filter
22 31 (5.02%) WAN

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 15 (2.43%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.27%) SAS
3 10 (1.62%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.81%) IIS
4 5 (0.81%) CICS
5 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.49%) Exstream Dialogue
7 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.32%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.32%) LiveCycle
7 2 (0.32%) Lync
7 2 (0.32%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.32%) Apache
7 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.16%) TPMS
8 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.16%) CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.16%) WorkSite
Applications
1 69 (11.17%) MS Excel
2 63 (10.19%) MS Office
3 20 (3.24%) MS Visio
4 17 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.46%) MS Project
6 4 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.49%) SPSS
8 1 (0.16%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.97%) SAP Payroll
3 6 (0.97%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.65%) Agresso
5 4 (0.65%) Exstream
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.32%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.32%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.16%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.16%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.13%) Office 365
2 4 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.49%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.16%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.50%) Firewall
2 31 (5.02%) WAN
3 25 (4.05%) SSL
4 24 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (3.40%) Network Security
6 20 (3.24%) LAN
7 13 (2.10%) SAN
8 12 (1.94%) VPN
9 7 (1.13%) Wireless
9 7 (1.13%) Intranet
10 6 (0.97%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.49%) Internet
11 3 (0.49%) VoIP
11 3 (0.49%) SMTP
11 3 (0.49%) DHCP
12 2 (0.32%) DNS
12 2 (0.32%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (3.40%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.94%) MS Access
4 11 (1.78%) SAP Data Services
4 11 (1.78%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.46%) QlikView
6 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.81%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.81%) Base SAS
8 5 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (0.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.97%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.65%) Subversion
3 4 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.49%) JIRA
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (0.49%) Selenium
4 3 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.32%) Moq
5 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.32%) MSI
5 2 (0.32%) Toad
6 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.16%) WiX
General
1 199 (32.20%) Finance
2 78 (12.62%) Banking
3 55 (8.90%) Retail
4 26 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.72%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.59%) Marketing
7 14 (2.27%) Legal
8 11 (1.78%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.46%) Electronics
10 8 (1.29%) Billing
11 6 (0.97%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.97%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.81%) Advertising
13 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.49%) Back Office
14 3 (0.49%) Law
15 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.16%) Publishing
16 1 (0.16%) Games
16 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.62%) .NET
2 6 (0.97%) SOAP
2 6 (0.97%) Application Packaging
3 5 (0.81%) HTML
4 4 (0.65%) Web Services
4 4 (0.65%) SAP Basis
4 4 (0.65%) CSS
4 4 (0.65%) JSON
5 3 (0.49%) XML
5 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.16%) J2EE
6 1 (0.16%) EDI
6 1 (0.16%) Middleware
6 1 (0.16%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.16%) ISPF
6 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.16%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.72%) PKI
3 21 (3.40%) Data Centre
4 15 (2.43%) NHS
5 14 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 14 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.62%) Life Science
7 9 (1.46%) DTV
7 9 (1.46%) Statistics
8 8 (1.29%) Thin Client
8 8 (1.29%) Fat Client
9 6 (0.97%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.97%) Data Integration
9 6 (0.97%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.65%) Handset
10 4 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.65%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.49%) FMCG
12 2 (0.32%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.32%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 111 (17.96%) Windows
2 43 (6.96%) Windows 7
3 25 (4.05%) Windows XP
4 23 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.27%) UNIX
6 14 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.29%) Linux
8 5 (0.81%) Windows NT
8 5 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.65%) AIX
9 4 (0.65%) Solaris
9 4 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (15.37%) ITIL
2 78 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (11.33%) Business Analysis
4 57 (9.22%) Migration
5 50 (8.09%) Data Analysis
6 41 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (5.50%) Test Scripting
8 34 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 33 (5.34%) Project Management
10 32 (5.18%) Kalman Filter
11 28 (4.53%) Validation
12 27 (4.37%) Target Operating Model
13 26 (4.21%) Change Management
14 25 (4.05%) Service Delivery
15 24 (3.88%) Incident Management
16 22 (3.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 22 (3.56%) Service Management
16 22 (3.56%) PRINCE2
17 21 (3.40%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (15.86%) SQL
2 16 (2.59%) VBA
3 9 (1.46%) Java
4 8 (1.29%) PL/SQL
4 8 (1.29%) JCL
5 6 (0.97%) PowerShell
5 6 (0.97%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.81%) VB
6 5 (0.81%) C
6 5 (0.81%) Groovy
7 3 (0.49%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.49%) C-shell
7 3 (0.49%) Korn
8 2 (0.32%) C#
9 1 (0.16%) COBOL
9 1 (0.16%) Perl
9 1 (0.16%) VBScript
9 1 (0.16%) Python
9 1 (0.16%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.16%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (4.85%) ISEB
2 28 (4.53%) ITIL Certification
3 22 (3.56%) CISSP
4 21 (3.40%) CISM
5 20 (3.24%) CISMP
5 20 (3.24%) Degree
6 19 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (2.27%) CCENT
9 12 (1.94%) Security Cleared
9 12 (1.94%) CCNA
9 12 (1.94%) CCA
10 9 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (1.13%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.97%) CCIE
12 6 (0.97%) MCSE
13 5 (0.81%) MCP
13 5 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.81%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (8.90%) QA
2 40 (6.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (3.72%) SLA
4 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) FINREP
System Software
1 57 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.94%) XenApp
4 11 (1.78%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (1.29%) MetaFrame
6 6 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.97%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.32%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.16%) RACF
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.16%) Xen
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.07%) SCCM
2 14 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.13%) SCOM
4 5 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.81%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.32%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.32%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.32%) MOM
7 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.16%) WSUS
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 96 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.22%) Oracle
3 47 (7.61%) Citrix
4 41 (6.63%) Cisco
5 32 (5.18%) SAP
6 28 (4.53%) VMware
7 25 (4.05%) CheckPoint
7 25 (4.05%) Kaspersky
8 22 (3.56%) Clearswift
9 17 (2.75%) HP
10 16 (2.59%) AppSense
11 13 (2.10%) Symantec
12 12 (1.94%) Teradata
13 11 (1.78%) Business Objects
14 8 (1.29%) Wyse
15 7 (1.13%) McAfee
16 6 (0.97%) Sophos
16 6 (0.97%) hybris
17 5 (0.81%) Apple
18 4 (0.65%) EMC
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Amoria Bond - UK
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Rullion IT Plus
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
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ReThink Recruitment
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Networking People
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £200 - £290 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £360.00 - £390.00 per day
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Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £310 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
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Rate: £220 - £300 per day
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Rate: competitive
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