The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 77 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 8 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 1.09% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.17% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 11
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£325 £291 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.58% +61.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £284 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £298 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £294
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £15.75 £69.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -77.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.35 £24.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £17.15 £113.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+52.11% +1.42%
Technical 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
1324 1029 939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.03% 93.12% 90.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 543 501
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £493 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 52 69
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Technical Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Technical Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Stockport - - - -
Technical Analyst
North West

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (54.17%) SAP
2 11 (45.83%) CRM
3 10 (41.67%) SAP BW
4 8 (33.33%) NetWeaver
4 8 (33.33%) ERP
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) SAP ERP
5 7 (29.17%) DB2
5 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
6 6 (25.00%) Migration
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) CCNP
7 5 (20.83%) CCNA
7 5 (20.83%) Nortel
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Avaya
8 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
8 4 (16.67%) SAP Basis
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) NetWeaver
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SAP BW
2 7 (29.17%) DB2
3 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) Life Science
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) CRM
2 8 (33.33%) ERP
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) User Stories
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) VBScript
3 2 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNP
1 5 (20.83%) CCNA
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) SAP
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) Nortel
3 5 (20.83%) Avaya
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Mitel