The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 86 96 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 7 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.72% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.75% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Median daily rate £406 £305 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.19% +1.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.44% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.31 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-75.75% +70.00%

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
1282 1727 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.82% 95.41% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 988 807
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 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 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Systems Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Systems 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 Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
2 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) QA
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) NetIQ
4 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics

Systems 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) APMP
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) NetIQ
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) Yardi