Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 79 116
Rank change year-on-year -19 +37 -44
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 60 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.95% 1.99% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.40% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 19 25
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +19.40% +3.08%
10th Percentile £313 £188 £236
90th Percentile £600 £518 £428
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.24 £27.53
% change year-on-year +9.12% +49.79% +3.89%

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 2,649 2,204 3,061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.23% 82.95% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,727 1,346 1,806
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +7.27%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £244
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 48 60
Manchester median hourly rate £19.52 £20.25 £18.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.60% +9.50% +27.53%
10th Percentile £12.82 £11.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £42.00 £46.13 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £22.65 £35.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year -36.20% +13.60% +42.63%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -2 1 - - 1
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 27 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
3 16 (26.67%) Data Structures
3 16 (26.67%) Finance
3 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 15 (25.00%) .NET
4 15 (25.00%) SAP
5 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
7 12 (20.00%) Law
7 12 (20.00%) Test Management
8 11 (18.33%) QA
9 10 (16.67%) Web Services
9 10 (16.67%) Windows
9 10 (16.67%) JSON
10 9 (15.00%) DevOps
10 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
10 9 (15.00%) Legal
11 8 (13.33%) XML
11 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (13.33%) Android Development
11 8 (13.33%) iOS Development
11 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
11 8 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (13.33%) JIRA
11 8 (13.33%) Android
11 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
11 8 (13.33%) Xamarin
12 7 (11.67%) REST

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 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (5.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Boomi
2 2 (3.33%) IaaS
2 2 (3.33%) iPaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Skype
2 5 (8.33%) Firewall
2 5 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.00%) FTP
3 3 (5.00%) Intranet
4 1 (1.67%) PBX
4 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.00%) Power BI
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.33%) DTS
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) JIRA
2 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 5 (8.33%) SonarQube
5 3 (5.00%) ReSharper
6 2 (3.33%) eggPlant
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Law
3 9 (15.00%) Legal
4 5 (8.33%) Billing
5 3 (5.00%) General Ledger
6 2 (3.33%) Games
7 1 (1.67%) Banking
7 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (53.33%) Analyst
2 15 (25.00%) Consultant
3 14 (23.33%) SAP Consultant
4 11 (18.33%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Telephony Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Security Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Security Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Development Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (16.67%) JSON
2 10 (16.67%) Web Services
3 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (13.33%) XML
4 7 (11.67%) ADO.NET
4 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (11.67%) LINQ
4 7 (11.67%) REST
4 7 (11.67%) WCF
5 5 (8.33%) XML Schema
5 5 (8.33%) XSLT
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (5.00%) CSS
7 3 (5.00%) J2EE
7 3 (5.00%) Middleware
7 3 (5.00%) Node.js
8 2 (3.33%) HTML
8 2 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Data Structures
2 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (8.33%) Cyberattack
5 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.00%) CESG
6 2 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Android
2 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.00%) Test Management
4 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (15.00%) DevOps
5 8 (13.33%) Android Development
5 8 (13.33%) iOS Development
6 7 (11.67%) MVC
6 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.00%) Data Management
7 6 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 5 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (8.33%) Information Security
8 5 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (8.33%) Security Operations
8 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) C#
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) XPath
3 4 (6.67%) Java
4 3 (5.00%) COBOL
4 3 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) CISSP
3 4 (6.67%) GCED
3 4 (6.67%) GCFA
3 4 (6.67%) GCIA
3 4 (6.67%) GCIH
3 4 (6.67%) GIAC
3 4 (6.67%) GREM
3 4 (6.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) CESG Infosec
2 3 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.67%) EMIR
3 1 (1.67%) MiFID
3 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) IBM BigFix
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
2 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) SAP
2 8 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 6 (10.00%) Intapp
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.33%) Informatica
4 2 (3.33%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.33%) Okta
4 2 (3.33%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.33%) SnapLogic
5 1 (1.67%) Capita
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau