The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had IT Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.072% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £125 £163
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%

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
1330 1831 1326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.27% 94.97% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 1049 785
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 58 69
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £25.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

IT Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IT Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IT Support 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 IT Support Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Oldham - 1 - -
IT Support Analyst
North West

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT Support 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 IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security

IT Support 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Northgate
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Veeam
1 1 (25.00%) VMware