The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 90 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 18 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 1.48% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.55% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 7
Median daily rate £300 £330 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £245 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £375 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £323
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.98 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Data Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1789 1673 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.91% 95.11% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1110 997 732
Median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 64 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) Migration
3 15 (37.50%) Oracle
4 14 (35.00%) Data Migration
5 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
6 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
7 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (22.50%) .NET
8 9 (22.50%) Data Analysis
9 8 (20.00%) ETL
10 6 (15.00%) ERP
10 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
11 5 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (12.50%) Banking
12 4 (10.00%) Retail
12 4 (10.00%) Data Management
12 4 (10.00%) Data Structures
13 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
13 3 (7.50%) QA
13 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (7.50%) Baan
13 3 (7.50%) AIX
13 3 (7.50%) MS Office
13 3 (7.50%) Finance

Data Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (5.00%) SAS
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.00%) MS Access
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.50%) SAP BI
General
1 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Migration
2 14 (35.00%) Data Migration
3 10 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (22.50%) Data Analysis
5 8 (20.00%) ETL
6 6 (15.00%) ERP
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.00%) Data Management
9 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.00%) CRM
10 2 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
10 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
10 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.00%) Time Management
10 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Validation
10 2 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.00%) VBA
4 1 (2.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
1 3 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Baan
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (5.00%) Trillium
5 1 (2.50%) GoldenSource
5 1 (2.50%) Tableau