The table below looks at the statistics for the Project 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 Project Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Analyst
Rank 99 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 8 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.28% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.29% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 9
Average daily rate £350 £303 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £281 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £338 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £301
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £20.80 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -15.10%
Project 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
1732 1360 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 95.84% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 799 576
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £263 £197
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 53 60 51
Average hourly rate £17.30 £14.00 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -23.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Project Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Project Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Project Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Project Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Project Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Project Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Project Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Project Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Project 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 Project Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Dell
3 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) UML
4 3 (15.00%) Application Rationalisation
5 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) BPMN
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Life Science
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case

Project Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Project 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 Project Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) 4G
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Life Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (15.00%) Application Rationalisation
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) UML
3 2 (10.00%) BPMN
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.00%) System Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCA
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PMP
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) VMware