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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 49 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 47 54 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.05% 4.31% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 5.96% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 24
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£370 £374 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% +11.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +53.65%
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
1169 906 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.91% 72.31% 72.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 489 398
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 37
Average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 £400 +10.34%
Oldham - 1 £285 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 48 (46.60%) Finance
2 35 (33.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (22.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (17.48%) Project Management
5 17 (16.50%) Banking
5 17 (16.50%) Requirements Management
6 16 (15.53%) Risk Management
7 15 (14.56%) Retail
8 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (9.71%) Degree
11 8 (7.77%) BPR
11 8 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.77%) ISEB
11 8 (7.77%) Migration
12 7 (6.80%) Data Analysis
13 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
13 6 (5.83%) SQL
13 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
13 6 (5.83%) CRM
13 6 (5.83%) Analytics
13 6 (5.83%) Data Migration
14 5 (4.85%) Business Process Improvement
14 5 (4.85%) Matrix Management
14 5 (4.85%) Target Operating Model
14 5 (4.85%) Coaching
14 5 (4.85%) Change Management
14 5 (4.85%) Scrum
14 5 (4.85%) Information Management
14 5 (4.85%) MS Excel

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) MS Project
3 2 (1.94%) MS Office
4 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.91%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.94%) Agresso
3 1 (0.97%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.97%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) Skype
2 1 (0.97%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) MS Access
2 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.94%) QlikView
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.97%) JIRA
1 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.97%) MSTest
General
1 48 (46.60%) Finance
2 17 (16.50%) Banking
3 15 (14.56%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Legal
4 4 (3.88%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.94%) Back Office
6 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.97%) Local Government
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (70.87%) Analyst
2 70 (67.96%) Business Analyst
3 10 (9.71%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) Consultant
6 6 (5.83%) Architect
6 6 (5.83%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (2.91%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (2.91%) Change Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Business Consultant
10 2 (1.94%) Junior Project Manager
10 2 (1.94%) Procurement Manager
10 2 (1.94%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (1.94%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 2 (1.94%) Designer
10 2 (1.94%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (1.94%) Junior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.97%) Web Services
2 1 (0.97%) WinForms
2 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.97%) WCF
2 1 (0.97%) WPF
2 1 (0.97%) LINQ
2 1 (0.97%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.91%) Statistics
4 2 (1.94%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.97%) New Media
5 1 (0.97%) User Experience
5 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.97%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.97%) Derivative
5 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (22.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (17.48%) Project Management
4 17 (16.50%) Requirements Management
5 16 (15.53%) Risk Management
6 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.77%) Migration
7 8 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.77%) BPR
8 7 (6.80%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.83%) CRM
9 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.83%) Analytics
9 6 (5.83%) Data Migration
10 5 (4.85%) Business Process Improvement
10 5 (4.85%) Matrix Management
10 5 (4.85%) Information Management
10 5 (4.85%) Change Management
10 5 (4.85%) Scrum
10 5 (4.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.83%) SQL
2 2 (1.94%) C
2 2 (1.94%) Java
3 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.97%) C#
3 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.97%) VBScript
3 1 (0.97%) VB
3 1 (0.97%) VBA
3 1 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) ISEB
3 3 (2.91%) CCA
4 2 (1.94%) IIBA
4 2 (1.94%) HND
4 2 (1.94%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.97%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) GMP
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle
3 3 (2.91%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.91%) Temenos
4 2 (1.94%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.97%) SAP
5 1 (0.97%) Siebel
5 1 (0.97%) Avaloq
5 1 (0.97%) hybris
5 1 (0.97%) BEA
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