The first table below looks at the demand for Performance 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 Performance 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
Performance Analysis
Rank 78 73 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.72% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.97% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £323 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.72% +35.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-53.84% -7.14%
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%
Performance Analysis
North West

Performance Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Analysis across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Performance Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Performance 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 Performance Analysis.

1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (66.67%) Migration
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (66.67%) Database Tuning
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (6.67%) BPR
5 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (6.67%) Intel
5 1 (6.67%) OS/390
5 1 (6.67%) zOS
5 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
5 1 (6.67%) RACF
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (6.67%) SMS

Performance 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 Performance 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 Performance Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) DBA
1 11 (73.33%) SQL DBA
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Database Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) OS/390
1 1 (6.67%) zOS
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Migration
1 10 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (6.67%) BPR
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Intel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Syncsort