Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Analyst was £400 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.

Technical Analyst
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 132 128
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 24 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.81% 0.85% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.90% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 15
Manchester median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £279 £213 £284
90th Percentile £494 £400 £394
North West median daily rate £344 £371 £380
% change year-on-year -7.41% -2.30% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Manchester median hourly rate £13.00 £15.24 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +17.23% -67.50%
10th Percentile £11.75 £15.05 £12.75
90th Percentile £27.63 £15.43 £13.25
North West median hourly rate £13.00 £15.24 £13.00
% change year-on-year -14.70% +17.23% -55.17%

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%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Manchester

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Analyst in Manchester

Technical Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Analyst in Manchester

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Analyst in Manchester

Technical Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Technical Analyst in Manchester

Technical 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 Technical Analyst within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bolton - 4 £400 -
Salford +2 2 £450 -
Technical Analyst
North West

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

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

1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Automotive
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Coaching
4 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Apple
4 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 4 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) MCSA
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) JD Edwards
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (12.50%) SCCM
5 3 (12.50%) HP AIS
5 3 (12.50%) ACSP
5 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (12.50%) vSphere
5 3 (12.50%) Office 365
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.50%) Network+ Certification

Technical 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 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.17%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) PSTN
3 1 (4.17%) Skype
3 1 (4.17%) SMS
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
General
1 5 (20.83%) Automotive
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (4.17%) Life Science
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Coaching
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (12.50%) ETL
3 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ACSP
1 3 (12.50%) HP AIS
1 3 (12.50%) MCSA
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) SANS
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) Nexpose
2 1 (4.17%) Nmap
2 1 (4.17%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Apple
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 2 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Intel
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee
5 1 (4.17%) NetWitness
5 1 (4.17%) Qualys
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.17%) Snow
5 1 (4.17%) Splunk