The median contractor rate for a Network Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Analyst
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 83 91
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Analyst 6 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.45% 1.06% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.12% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Median daily rate - £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -3.00% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -12.90% +12.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1255 1697 1541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.79% 94.44% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 980 810
Median daily rate £375 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 31 50
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.63% +8.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.28 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Network Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Network Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Analyst in Manchester

Network Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Analyst in Manchester

Network Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Analyst in Manchester

Network Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Network 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 Network Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) Network Security
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
5 7 (50.00%) Unix
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (42.86%) CCNA
7 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) Juniper
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) CCDA
8 4 (28.57%) CCDP
8 4 (28.57%) Network Design
8 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
8 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
8 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
9 3 (21.43%) Aruba
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (21.43%) VPLS
9 3 (21.43%) Splunk
9 3 (21.43%) SIEM
9 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring

Network Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Network Security
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) NX-OS
5 3 (21.43%) VPLS
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
1 4 (28.57%) Network Design
2 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Server Hardening
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Security Auditing
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 4 (28.57%) CCDA
4 4 (28.57%) CCDP
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) CCSP
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) Aruba
4 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) Splunk
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.14%) Lancope
5 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire