The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Business Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analytics over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Business Analytics
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Analytics 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £440
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1067 1496 1285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.89% 83.67% 78.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 907 688
Median daily rate £385 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.60% +8.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Business Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Business Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analytics in Manchester

Business Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analytics in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business 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 Business Analytics.

1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) SAP BPC
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Business 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP