Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stockport 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.

Analyst
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 20 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 4 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 3.67% 6.15% 14.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 6.83% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Stockport median daily rate £263 £300 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +42.86% -40.00%
10th Percentile £250 £204 £178
90th Percentile £307 £415 £325
Manchester median daily rate £373 £355 £325
% change year-on-year +4.93% +9.23% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Stockport median hourly rate £14.15 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.14% +2.94% +41.67%
10th Percentile £13.33 £16.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £14.98 £18.75 £28.20
Manchester median hourly rate £15.50 £12.99 £17.00
% change year-on-year +19.32% -23.59% +21.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Contract vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 107 161 74
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.17% 89.94% 98.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 123 34
Stockport median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% +0.78%
10th Percentile £177 £257 £204
90th Percentile £488 £544 £434
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 27
Stockport median hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.00% -29.58% +173.08%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.80 £12.75
90th Percentile £82.13 £38.13 £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +17.24% -7.94% +6.78%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Stockport

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in Stockport

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Stockport

Analyst Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Stockport region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SunGard
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
1 1 (25.00%) Alteryx
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Power Management

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (25.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Power Management
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Alteryx
1 1 (25.00%) SunGard
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau