Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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.

Data Analysis
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 121 81
Rank change year-on-year +25 -40 +19
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 46 35 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.57% 0.99% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.18% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 43
Manchester median daily rate £380 £308 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.58% -18.00% +11.94%
10th Percentile £228 £138 £250
90th Percentile £538 £536 £548
North West median daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Manchester median hourly rate - £12.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -69.03% -
North West median hourly rate £38.99 £11.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +231.83% -70.63% +25.20%

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 2382 2975 3048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.05% 83.87% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1525 1892 1804
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
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 £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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 +5 2 £388 +357.34%
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 22 (47.83%) SQL
2 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (39.13%) Finance
4 14 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (21.74%) Banking
6 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
6 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (17.39%) Cognos
7 8 (17.39%) Kanban
7 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.22%) Time Management
8 7 (15.22%) Tableau
8 7 (15.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (15.22%) Scrum
9 6 (13.04%) Data Management
9 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (10.87%) Power BI
10 5 (10.87%) Data Quality
10 5 (10.87%) Retail
10 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
10 5 (10.87%) ITIL
10 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (8.70%) Web Services
11 4 (8.70%) XML
11 4 (8.70%) Oracle
11 4 (8.70%) SAS
11 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.70%) BDD
11 4 (8.70%) SaaS

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 4 (8.70%) SAS
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.35%) Route 53
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.87%) Power BI
4 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.35%) Base SAS
6 2 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.17%) DTS
7 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) SAS EBI
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) ReSharper
2 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.17%) C++Builder
3 1 (2.17%) ERwin
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Analyst
2 17 (36.96%) Data Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Data Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) IT Operations Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) NHS Data Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Service Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.35%) SAS Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
1 4 (8.70%) XML
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) JSON
2 3 (6.52%) Kafka
2 3 (6.52%) XSLT
3 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET
3 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (4.35%) LINQ
3 2 (4.35%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) Node.js
3 2 (4.35%) REST
3 2 (4.35%) RESTful
3 2 (4.35%) WCF
3 2 (4.35%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.52%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.17%) State Machine
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.39%) Kanban
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
4 7 (15.22%) Time Management
5 6 (13.04%) Data Management
6 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) BDD
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.52%) ETL
8 3 (6.52%) Machine Learning
8 3 (6.52%) Master Data Management
8 3 (6.52%) MVC
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
8 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) C#
2 2 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) XPath
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Scala
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ACCA
1 2 (4.35%) CIMA
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.35%) QA
4 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Cognos
2 7 (15.22%) Tableau
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Embarcadero
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Splunk
6 1 (2.17%) VMware