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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 53 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 36 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.55% 3.25% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 4.37% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 27
Average daily rate
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£298 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.13% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £475 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £38.22
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -14.96%
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
1009 870 864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.56% 74.49% 70.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 457 431
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 43 49
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% -29.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £48.70 £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -1 1 £413 +10.00%
Wigan - 1 £375 -
Bolton - 1 £175 -
Bury - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 32 (33.33%) Finance
2 28 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 24 (25.00%) Project Management
4 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (20.83%) MS Office
6 19 (19.79%) Windows
6 19 (19.79%) MS Excel
7 17 (17.71%) Product Management
8 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.46%) Retail
10 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
10 10 (10.42%) SQL
11 9 (9.38%) Oracle
11 9 (9.38%) .NET
11 9 (9.38%) Workflow
11 9 (9.38%) Wealth Management
12 8 (8.33%) Programme Management
12 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 7 (7.29%) OO
13 7 (7.29%) C#
13 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (6.25%) Avaloq
14 6 (6.25%) Use Case
14 6 (6.25%) Banking
14 6 (6.25%) WCF
14 6 (6.25%) User Stories
14 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
14 6 (6.25%) Scrum
14 6 (6.25%) TDD

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) WordPress
2 1 (1.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 20 (20.83%) MS Office
2 19 (19.79%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.04%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.04%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) WAN
2 1 (1.04%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.13%) MS Access
6 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.04%) MySQL
7 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.04%) Big Data
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
1 5 (5.21%) MSTest
2 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.04%) Xcode
General
1 32 (33.33%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Retail
3 6 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) French Language
6 1 (1.04%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 72 (75.00%) Analyst
2 70 (72.92%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.42%) Developer
4 7 (7.29%) Consultant
5 6 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.13%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.08%) NHS Business Analyst
9 2 (2.08%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) .NET
2 6 (6.25%) WCF
2 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.21%) WinForms
3 5 (5.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (5.21%) WPF
3 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.21%) LINQ
4 4 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (1.04%) XML
5 1 (1.04%) CSS
5 1 (1.04%) HTML
5 1 (1.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.21%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.13%) NHS
5 2 (2.08%) FMCG
5 2 (2.08%) User Experience
5 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) DTV
6 1 (1.04%) GIS
6 1 (1.04%) New Media
6 1 (1.04%) Social Media
6 1 (1.04%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Project Management
2 17 (17.71%) Product Management
3 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.38%) Workflow
5 9 (9.38%) Wealth Management
6 8 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.29%) OO
8 6 (6.25%) Use Case
8 6 (6.25%) User Stories
8 6 (6.25%) Scrum
8 6 (6.25%) TDD
9 5 (5.21%) ITIL
9 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.21%) MVC
9 5 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (4.17%) Analytics
10 4 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.42%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) C#
3 6 (6.25%) VB
4 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.13%) VBScript
5 3 (3.13%) VBA
5 3 (3.13%) VB6
6 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.04%) Python
7 1 (1.04%) ABAP
7 1 (1.04%) Perl
7 1 (1.04%) Ruby
7 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) ISEB
1 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) ACCA
3 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.04%) CIMA
3 1 (1.04%) IIBA
3 1 (1.04%) APMP
3 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.04%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) Oracle
3 6 (6.25%) Avaloq
4 3 (3.13%) SAP
5 2 (2.08%) Nintex
5 2 (2.08%) Remedy
6 1 (1.04%) Lagan
6 1 (1.04%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.04%) Facebook
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