The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Analyst
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 16.00% 15.15% 9.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 15.63% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £120 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +212.50% -71.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £120 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £120 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 24 32 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 96.00% 96.97% 90.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 15
Median daily rate £400 £220 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £120 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £12.17 - £13.60
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 - £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 - £16.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Salford

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Salford

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Salford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Salford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (25.00%) Case Management
2 3 (25.00%) QRadar
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Linux

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (8.33%) IPTV
1 1 (8.33%) Linked Data
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) Case Management
2 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) SANS
2 2 (16.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) QRadar
2 2 (16.67%) Kibana
2 2 (16.67%) logstash
2 2 (16.67%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
1 3 (25.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
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