Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Analytics
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 95 87
Rank change year-on-year +33 -8 -1
Contract jobs citing Analytics 78 68 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.67% 1.93% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.30% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 37
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £304 £225 £250
90th Percentile £605 £488 £550
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate - £17.50 £33.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.98% -
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £19.00 £33.64
% change year-on-year +251.59% -43.52% -58.98%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2367 2961 3045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.17% 83.86% 80.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1885 1806
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £240
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +67.60%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Manchester

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytics in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Manchester

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Manchester

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Manchester

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +4 7 £425 -5.56%
Bolton - 3 £488 - 1
Altrincham - 2 £375 - 1
Oldham -2 1 £225 -28.00%
Analytics
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 29 (37.18%) Data Analytics
2 18 (23.08%) Finance
3 16 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (17.95%) Splunk
5 13 (16.67%) Linux
6 12 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
7 11 (14.10%) Unix
7 11 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
8 10 (12.82%) SAP
8 10 (12.82%) Sitecore
9 9 (11.54%) Big Data
9 9 (11.54%) CSS
9 9 (11.54%) Python
9 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 9 (11.54%) SQL
9 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
10 8 (10.26%) HTML
10 8 (10.26%) Windows
10 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
10 8 (10.26%) VPN
10 8 (10.26%) LAN
10 8 (10.26%) VoIP
10 8 (10.26%) WAN
10 8 (10.26%) Intel
10 8 (10.26%) Apple
10 8 (10.26%) McAfee
10 8 (10.26%) Firewall
10 8 (10.26%) Nessus
10 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment

Analytics
Co-occurring 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 5 (6.41%) SAS
2 4 (5.13%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.13%) CMS
2 4 (5.13%) Confluence
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (5.13%) WordPress
3 3 (3.85%) Drupal
3 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) LaTeX
2 3 (3.85%) Camtasia
2 3 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) SAP CO
1 6 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 6 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.56%) HFM
3 2 (2.56%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (2.56%) WebTrends
4 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.97%) Google Analytics
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.13%) Office 365
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (3.85%) GitHub
5 2 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.56%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.56%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (2.56%) SaaS
5 2 (2.56%) Serverless
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.28%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Firewall
1 8 (10.26%) LAN
1 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
1 8 (10.26%) VoIP
1 8 (10.26%) VPN
1 8 (10.26%) WAN
2 3 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.28%) SAN
3 1 (1.28%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (11.54%) Big Data
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.41%) Power BI
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (5.13%) QlikView
6 3 (3.85%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.85%) DataStage
6 3 (3.85%) Impala
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.56%) BigQuery
7 2 (2.56%) Essbase
7 2 (2.56%) Flink
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.41%) JIRA
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.85%) Axure RP
4 3 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.85%) JMeter
4 3 (3.85%) Selenium
4 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.56%) JUnit
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (1.28%) GoCD
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Marketing
3 7 (8.97%) Banking
4 6 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 6 (7.69%) Retail
5 3 (3.85%) Games
5 3 (3.85%) Interactive Media
6 2 (2.56%) Local Government
7 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Analyst
2 12 (15.38%) Developer
3 11 (14.10%) Architect
4 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) SAP CO Business Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) SAP FI Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) SAP FI Business Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Author
6 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) QlikView Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Security Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Author
7 3 (3.85%) Big Data Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Hadoop Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Sitecore Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (11.54%) CSS
3 8 (10.26%) HTML
4 4 (5.13%) Sphinx
4 4 (5.13%) Web Services
4 4 (5.13%) XML
5 3 (3.85%) .NET
6 2 (2.56%) CSS3
6 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.56%) Kafka
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.56%) Sinatra
6 2 (2.56%) Spring
7 1 (1.28%) Angular 2
7 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Avro
7 1 (1.28%) Drools
7 1 (1.28%) jQuery
7 1 (1.28%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) User Experience
3 4 (5.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.56%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.28%) EPoS
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.67%) Linux
2 11 (14.10%) Unix
3 8 (10.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) CentOS
4 1 (1.28%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) Data Analytics
2 16 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.26%) Case Management
3 8 (10.26%) Patch Management
3 8 (10.26%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (8.97%) Security Operations
5 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.69%) Business Analytics
5 6 (7.69%) Content Management
5 6 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (7.69%) Migration
6 5 (6.41%) ETL
6 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.41%) Web Analytics
7 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.13%) Information Architecture
7 4 (5.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
1 9 (11.54%) Python
1 9 (11.54%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) C++
2 4 (5.13%) Fortran
2 4 (5.13%) Java
3 3 (3.85%) R
4 2 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) C#
5 1 (1.28%) ES6
5 1 (1.28%) GraphQL
5 1 (1.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) CISSP
2 7 (8.97%) SANS
2 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) SSCP
3 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) MCSD
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) PhD
4 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.28%) PMP
4 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.28%) GDPR
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.13%) Docker
2 3 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Nessus
1 8 (10.26%) Nexpose
1 8 (10.26%) Nmap
1 8 (10.26%) QRadar
2 6 (7.69%) Puppet
3 5 (6.41%) Ansible
3 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.85%) Kibana
4 3 (3.85%) logstash
4 3 (3.85%) Oozie
5 1 (1.28%) Grafana
5 1 (1.28%) Graphite
5 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Splunk
2 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.82%) SAP
3 10 (12.82%) Sitecore
4 8 (10.26%) Apple
4 8 (10.26%) ArcSight
4 8 (10.26%) Intel
4 8 (10.26%) McAfee
4 8 (10.26%) Qualys
5 7 (8.97%) Google
5 7 (8.97%) ServiceNow
5 7 (8.97%) Snow
6 6 (7.69%) AlienVault
6 6 (7.69%) Oracle
7 3 (3.85%) IBM
7 3 (3.85%) SendGrid
8 2 (2.56%) Coremetrics
8 2 (2.56%) Hyperion
8 2 (2.56%) Informatica
8 2 (2.56%) NetWitness