The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Information Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 99 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.23% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Median daily rate £315 £325 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +29.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £325 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +23.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.87 £16.09 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+23.50% -17.48%

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
1271 1689 1386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.78% 95.32% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 973 797
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 51
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Analyst across the Manchester region.

Information Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Information Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Analyst across the Manchester region.

Information Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Information 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 Information Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management

Information 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CEH
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS