The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 50 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 61 53 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.28% 3.27% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 4.25% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 29
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.45 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +25.00%
Business Analysis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1500 1246 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.56% 76.82% 73.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 760 522
Median daily rate £405 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -17.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Manchester region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Manchester region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Analysis
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 Business Analysis within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 4 £231 - 1
Oldham -1 1 £375 +31.57%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 43 (38.05%) Project Management
2 31 (27.43%) PRINCE2
2 31 (27.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (24.78%) Finance
4 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
5 16 (14.16%) Business Process Mapping
6 15 (13.27%) Data Management
6 15 (13.27%) ERP
7 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
7 14 (12.39%) Retail
7 14 (12.39%) Use Case
8 12 (10.62%) Data Centre
8 12 (10.62%) SDLC
9 11 (9.73%) Strategic Planning
9 11 (9.73%) TOGAF
9 11 (9.73%) Active Directory
9 11 (9.73%) Middleware
9 11 (9.73%) SOA
9 11 (9.73%) Data Mining
10 10 (8.85%) CRM
10 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (7.96%) ITIL
11 9 (7.96%) UML
12 8 (7.08%) Open Source
13 7 (6.19%) BDD
13 7 (6.19%) System Testing
13 7 (6.19%) Analytics
13 7 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence

Business Analysis
Top Related 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 (0.88%) Apache
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (1.77%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.77%) SAP hybris
1 2 (1.77%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) IaaS
2 2 (1.77%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) 4G
1 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
1 1 (0.88%) Network Security
1 1 (0.88%) SAN
1 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.54%) GIS
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 28 (24.78%) Finance
2 14 (12.39%) Retail
3 5 (4.42%) Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Front Office
6 2 (1.77%) Local Government
6 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 84 (74.34%) Analyst
2 78 (69.03%) Business Analyst
3 20 (17.70%) Project Manager
4 16 (14.16%) Project Analyst
5 14 (12.39%) Architect
6 11 (9.73%) Business Manager
7 10 (8.85%) Business Project Manager
7 10 (8.85%) Digital Analyst
7 10 (8.85%) Digital Business Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.31%) Business Operations Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Operations Business Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Transition Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Transition Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Transition Project Manager
11 5 (4.42%) CRM Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) CRM Business Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.73%) Middleware
2 6 (5.31%) Web Services
3 3 (2.65%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.65%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.77%) Life Science
6 1 (0.88%) CMDB
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.88%) New Media
6 1 (0.88%) NHS
6 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.54%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) Unix
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.05%) Project Management
2 31 (27.43%) PRINCE2
2 31 (27.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.16%) Business Process Mapping
5 15 (13.27%) Data Management
5 15 (13.27%) ERP
6 14 (12.39%) Use Case
7 12 (10.62%) SDLC
8 11 (9.73%) SOA
8 11 (9.73%) Strategic Planning
8 11 (9.73%) TOGAF
9 10 (8.85%) CRM
10 9 (7.96%) ITIL
10 9 (7.96%) UML
11 8 (7.08%) Open Source
12 7 (6.19%) Analytics
12 7 (6.19%) BDD
12 7 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.19%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.42%) SQL
2 2 (1.77%) Java
2 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.88%) PHP
3 1 (0.88%) Python
3 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.65%) Degree
1 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) AIFMD
1 6 (5.31%) UCITS
2 3 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (9.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
1 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.31%) SAP
3 3 (2.65%) hybris
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle
3 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.88%) Capita
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco
4 1 (0.88%) IBM
4 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.88%) Sun
4 1 (0.88%) Tableau
4 1 (0.88%) Talend
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