The first table below looks at the demand for Systems 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 Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Analysis
Rank 79 68 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing Systems Analysis 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.52% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.74% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate £278 £325 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.61% +116.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
+20.71% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1014 678 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.66% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 330 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £457 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.38 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.34 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Systems Analysis
North West

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Systems Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Systems 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 Systems Analysis within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Audenshaw - - - -
Systems Analysis
North West

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Systems 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 Systems Analysis.

1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) CBAP
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (8.33%) BPEL
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (8.33%) Cash Management
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Systems 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 Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPEL
1 1 (8.33%) WorkSite
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Toad
1 1 (8.33%) ProC
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Lotus Notes Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSL
1 1 (8.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) BPEL
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Cash Management
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Research
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CBAP
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus