The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior 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 Junior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Analyst
Rank 102 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Analyst 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £150 - £110
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 - £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £230 - £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £190 £250
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £12.58 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.54% -16.16%
Junior 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
1722 1368 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.03% 95.80% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 790 602
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -22.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Junior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior Analyst in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Junior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Junior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Junior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Junior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Junior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Junior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Junior Analyst
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Junior 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 Junior Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Games
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing

Junior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Junior 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 Junior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix