Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Analyst was £393 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Project Analyst
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 135 137
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Analyst 10 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.34% 0.56% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.59% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 14
Manchester median daily rate £393 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% +12.90% -22.50%
10th Percentile £203 £270 £195
90th Percentile £430 £475 £435
North West median daily rate £393 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +12.14% +16.67% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £23.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2792 3383 3570
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 94.31% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1757 2151 2061
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £233 £240 £228
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 84 140
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.10 £39.25 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.22 £20.50
% change year-on-year +17.18% -20.90% +27.81%

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Project Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Project Analyst in Manchester

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Analyst in Manchester

Project Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Analyst in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Analyst in Manchester

Project Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Analyst in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Project 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 Project Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) ERD
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (20.00%) PMO
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management

Project 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ERD
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft