The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Salford region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 10 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 20.83% 12.50% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.83% 13.64% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £413 £275 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £255 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.48 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.34 £14.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -2.03%
Analyst
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 100.00% 91.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 30
Median daily rate £375 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £555 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Salford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (40.00%) NHS
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (13.33%) New Media
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) HND
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) .NET

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 3 (20.00%) CMS
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Appium
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) NHS
2 2 (13.33%) New Media
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (20.00%) Service Management
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (6.67%) Lumension
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Trustwave