Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 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.

Data Analysis
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 89 119
Rank change year-on-year -41 +30 -49
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 33 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.01% 1.71% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 2.08% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 13
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.90% +8.33%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £313
90th Percentile £489 £488 £499
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £394
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.59% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Manchester median hourly rate £11.50 £40.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.25% +233.33% -57.89%
10th Percentile £10.75 £40.00 £9.90
90th Percentile £12.25 £40.00 £13.53
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £12.29
% change year-on-year +8.43% +237.67% -76.42%

Data Analysis 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 2,754 2,358 3,085
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.50% 82.30% 83.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,791 1,445 1,884
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £250
90th Percentile £575 £541 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 73 57
Manchester median hourly rate £25.50 £19.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.21% +24.59% -1.61%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £10.80
90th Percentile £41.60 £45.00 £40.60
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -32.43% +29.63% -1.82%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Manchester

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Manchester

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Manchester

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Manchester

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Stockport +6 1 - - 2
Salford -6 1 £275 -29.03%
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 6 (18.18%) Law
3 6 (18.18%) Legal
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) Test Management
3 6 (18.18%) Data Structures
3 6 (18.18%) Skype
4 5 (15.15%) Power BI
4 5 (15.15%) DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) QA
4 5 (15.15%) SAP CO
4 5 (15.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (15.15%) SAP FI
4 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Windows
5 4 (12.12%) Android
5 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
5 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
5 4 (12.12%) Android Development
5 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
5 4 (12.12%) Xamarin
5 4 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared

Data Analysis
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 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) SAP CO
1 5 (15.15%) SAP FI
1 5 (15.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (6.06%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Skype
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) PBX
2 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Power BI
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) HBase
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) eggPlant
2 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
1 6 (18.18%) Law
1 6 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Business Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Telephony Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Development Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
3 2 (6.06%) LINQ
3 2 (6.06%) REST
3 2 (6.06%) WCF
3 2 (6.06%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) XML Schema
3 2 (6.06%) XSLT
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Android
1 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 6 (18.18%) Test Management
3 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.15%) DevOps
3 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Android Development
4 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.09%) Data Management
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
5 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.06%) Data Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
6 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C#
1 2 (6.06%) XPath
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.06%) Splunk
4 1 (3.03%) AlienVault
4 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft