Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Analyst was £424 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 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.

Senior Analyst
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 127 113
Rank change year-on-year -3 -14 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 15 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.51% 0.99% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.04% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 26
Manchester median daily rate £424 £433 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.02% +23.57% -22.22%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £263
90th Percentile £491 £488 £463
North West median daily rate £405 £425 £439
% change year-on-year -4.71% -3.13% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £53.00 - -

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 2797 3351 3569
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.39% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 2143 2062
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £232 £239 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 81 141
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Manchester

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Analyst in Manchester

Senior Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Analyst in Manchester

Senior Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Analyst in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Redis
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) LogRhythm
5 2 (13.33%) logstash
5 2 (13.33%) Kibana
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Splunk
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (13.33%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (13.33%) QRadar
5 2 (13.33%) SANS
5 2 (13.33%) Case Management
5 2 (13.33%) GDPR
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management

Senior 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) VoIP
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) Essbase
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) BPR
5 2 (13.33%) Case Management
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Security
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) SANS
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) SSCP
2 1 (6.67%) IIBA
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) IFRS
2 1 (6.67%) IFRS 9
2 1 (6.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Kibana
1 2 (13.33%) logstash
1 2 (13.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Apple
1 2 (13.33%) IBM
1 2 (13.33%) LogRhythm
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft