The table below looks at the statistics for Competitor 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 Competitor Analysis over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Competitor Analysis
North West / Manchester
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Competitor Analysis 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.076% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £230 -
% change year-on-year
+73.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1091 1535 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.46% 84.85% 78.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 897 704
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Competitor Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Competitor Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Competitor Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Competitor Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Competitor Analysis
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Competitor 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 Competitor Analysis.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (50.00%) Confluence
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Use Case
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) Games
5 2 (33.33%) PMO
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Legal

Competitor 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian