The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 85 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 21 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.14% 1.49% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.56% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 6
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £325 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.52% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £15.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+138.01% -11.02%
Senior 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
1760 1534 1198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.19% 95.10% 96.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 920 669
Median daily rate £389 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.17% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 60 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.87 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -13.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £34.00 £29.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Salford - 3 £450 -
Bolton - 1 £325 - 1
Stockport - 1 - -
Senior Analyst
North West

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (31.03%) Unix
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
2 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (27.59%) WSUS
3 8 (27.59%) SCCM
3 8 (27.59%) SCOM
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (27.59%) Solaris
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) MCP
3 8 (27.59%) Patch Management
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (24.14%) Security Patching
4 7 (24.14%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
4 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) JIRA

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Appium
3 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Life Science
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
1 9 (31.03%) Unix
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Solaris
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
1 8 (27.59%) Patch Management
1 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (24.14%) Security Patching
2 7 (24.14%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
4 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (27.59%) MCP
3 3 (10.34%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.45%) CISM
4 1 (3.45%) CISMP
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) HND
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) OCP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
1 8 (27.59%) SCOM
1 8 (27.59%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Tableau