The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had IT Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Business Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 93 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £338 £350 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -16.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £385 £344
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £26.50

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
1298 1771 1352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 95.01% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 1016 803
Median daily rate £375 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 54 65
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IT Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT Business 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 IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) SAP

IT Business 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP