The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 8 12 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 21.88% 6.67% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.58% 7.14% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £263 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.37% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31 42 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 96.88% 93.33% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 38 11
Median daily rate £275 £383 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.10% +16.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £530 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Stockport over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in Stockport

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in Stockport

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) SAS
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (27.27%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) R
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Splunk