The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 33 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 59 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.66% 3.86% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.69% 5.22% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 20
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £420 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.75% -33.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
882 823 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 69.61% 73.81% 66.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 443 466
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 44
Average hourly rate £15.79 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Analysis
North West

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 24 July 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 24 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 2 £363 +11.53%
Stockport - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Altrincham - - - - 2
Bolton - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 26 (25.49%) Project Management
3 25 (24.51%) Windows
4 21 (20.59%) MS Office
5 20 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (18.63%) MS Excel
7 16 (15.69%) Finance
7 16 (15.69%) Product Management
8 13 (12.75%) Scrum
8 13 (12.75%) Retail
8 13 (12.75%) MS Visio
9 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
9 10 (9.80%) Banking
9 10 (9.80%) Change Management
10 8 (7.84%) ASP.NET
10 8 (7.84%) .NET
10 8 (7.84%) WCF
11 7 (6.86%) WPF
11 7 (6.86%) LINQ
11 7 (6.86%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (6.86%) MSTest
11 7 (6.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.86%) C#
11 7 (6.86%) Web Services
11 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
11 7 (6.86%) CRM
11 7 (6.86%) UML

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (20.59%) MS Office
2 19 (18.63%) MS Excel
3 13 (12.75%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.92%) MS Project
5 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.96%) SAP SD
1 2 (1.96%) SAP APO
1 2 (1.96%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.96%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.96%) SAP PP
1 2 (1.96%) SAP WM
1 2 (1.96%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.98%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) VLAN
1 1 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.96%) QlikView
6 1 (0.98%) Big Data
6 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.98%) MySQL
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.98%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MSTest
1 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Retail
3 10 (9.80%) Banking
4 4 (3.92%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.96%) Publishing
6 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 77 (75.49%) Analyst
2 75 (73.53%) Business Analyst
3 8 (7.84%) Senior Business Analyst
3 8 (7.84%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (7.84%) Developer
3 8 (7.84%) Project Manager
4 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 6 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 6 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (4.90%) Lead Business Analyst
5 5 (4.90%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (3.92%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (3.92%) Compliance Analyst
7 3 (2.94%) Consultant
8 2 (1.96%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (1.96%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 2 (1.96%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.84%) ASP.NET
1 8 (7.84%) .NET
1 8 (7.84%) WCF
2 7 (6.86%) WPF
2 7 (6.86%) LINQ
2 7 (6.86%) .NET Framework
2 7 (6.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (6.86%) Web Services
2 7 (6.86%) WinForms
3 1 (0.98%) J2EE
3 1 (0.98%) XML
3 1 (0.98%) ODBC
3 1 (0.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.92%) New Media
3 3 (2.94%) NHS
4 2 (1.96%) Interactive TV
4 2 (1.96%) Streaming Video
4 2 (1.96%) Social Network
5 1 (0.98%) Social Media
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.51%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.98%) UNIX
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) Project Management
2 20 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (15.69%) Product Management
4 13 (12.75%) Scrum
5 10 (9.80%) Change Management
6 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.86%) CRM
6 7 (6.86%) UML
6 7 (6.86%) OO
6 7 (6.86%) MVC
6 7 (6.86%) Risk Management
7 6 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 6 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.90%) User Stories
8 5 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) C#
2 3 (2.94%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) ABAP
3 1 (0.98%) Scala
3 1 (0.98%) VB
3 1 (0.98%) Java
3 1 (0.98%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) ISEB
2 3 (2.94%) Degree
3 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.98%) IIBA
4 1 (0.98%) APMP
4 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.98%) PMP
4 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) Basel III
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) SCOM
1 1 (0.98%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 32 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) SAP
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (0.98%) Facebook
4 1 (0.98%) Splunk
4 1 (0.98%) Nintex
4 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.98%) Cognos
4 1 (0.98%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.98%) Remedy
4 1 (0.98%) HP
4 1 (0.98%) Citrix
4 1 (0.98%) Hyperion
4 1 (0.98%) Informatica
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.98%) CODA
4 1 (0.98%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.98%) Lagan
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blu Digital
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £360 - £425 per day +
Posted: 24 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago