The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £310 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stockport 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 / Stockport
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 1 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.63% 10.71% 18.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 10.98% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Median daily rate £310 £288 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.82% +47.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
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 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 38 82 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 100.00% 97.62% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 69 27
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +140.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £32.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £32.50 £40.00
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 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 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 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

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 Stockport region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (12.50%) Risk 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner