The median contractor rate for a Systems Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 98 87
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 7 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.53% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.47% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 6
Median daily rate £400 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £341 £375
% change year-on-year +17.21% -9.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.09 £29.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -48.84% +18.00%  

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 1256 1697 1545
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.86% 94.54% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 982 808
Median daily rate £375 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £232
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 42 34 48
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.64 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.89% +11.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Analyst in Manchester

Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Analyst in Manchester

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) User Stories
1 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) QA
2 3 (23.08%) Use Case
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
2 3 (23.08%) UML
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) SLA
3 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
3 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) NetIQ
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) SystmOne
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) API Integration
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) NHS
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) User Stories
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) UML
2 3 (23.08%) Use Case
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Security
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) NetIQ
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) Yardi
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