Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 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.

System Analyst
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 134 131
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 10 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.34% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.66% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 19
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £378 £321 £313
90th Percentile £494 £464 £383
North West median daily rate £425 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +17.24% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 2787 3349 3593
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.42% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1763 2140 2076
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £233 £238 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 81 142
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -7.94% +6.78%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.25 £10.53
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.88% -20.00% +25.00%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Manchester

Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Analyst in Manchester

Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analyst in Manchester

Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Systems 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 Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Tableau
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Time Management
2 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Cognos
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) CRM

Systems 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) DataStage
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 5 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cognos
1 5 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle