Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 114 95
Rank change year-on-year +41 -19 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 68 32 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.51% 1.07% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 1.27% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 13 35
Manchester median daily rate £425 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -10.00% +4.48%
10th Percentile £274 £147 £184
90th Percentile £600 £415 £504
North West median daily rate £425 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Manchester median hourly rate - - £40.00
North West median hourly rate £44.00 £14.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.29% -65.00% +29.03%

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 2,255 2,520 3,190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 83.12% 84.65% 83.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,461 1,599 1,857
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £237
90th Percentile £586 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 37 89
Manchester median hourly rate £18.77 £18.00 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% -3.61% +24.50%
10th Percentile £12.86 £12.55 £12.23
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £23.17 £27.12 £30.15
% change year-on-year -14.56% -10.04% +50.75%

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 19 February 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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 17 (25.00%) SQL
6 15 (22.06%) .NET
7 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
7 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
7 13 (19.12%) Data Structures
8 12 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 12 (17.65%) SAP
8 12 (17.65%) Data Modelling
9 10 (14.71%) JSON
10 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (13.24%) XML
11 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
11 8 (11.76%) Web Services
11 8 (11.76%) ITIL
11 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (11.76%) Law
11 8 (11.76%) JIRA
11 8 (11.76%) QA
11 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
12 7 (10.29%) REST
12 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.29%) WCF
12 7 (10.29%) LINQ
12 7 (10.29%) Data Management
12 7 (10.29%) MVC

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 (4.41%) SAS
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.47%) Confluence
2 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.47%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.47%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) SaaS
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.94%) Boomi
3 2 (2.94%) IaaS
3 2 (2.94%) iPaaS
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Firewall
1 5 (7.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.41%) FTP
2 3 (4.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.88%) Power BI
6 2 (2.94%) Base SAS
6 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.94%) DTS
6 2 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) JIRA
1 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.35%) Bitbucket
3 5 (7.35%) SonarQube
4 4 (5.88%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.47%) C++Builder
5 1 (1.47%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.47%) ERwin
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Law
3 6 (8.82%) Banking
4 5 (7.35%) Billing
4 5 (7.35%) Legal
4 5 (7.35%) Retail
5 3 (4.41%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (57.35%) Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Data Analyst
3 12 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Consultant
5 8 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (10.29%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Developer
8 5 (7.35%) IT Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Service Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) IT Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) SAP Data Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Service Operations Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) NHS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) JSON
3 9 (13.24%) XML
4 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (11.76%) Web Services
5 7 (10.29%) ADO.NET
5 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.29%) LINQ
5 7 (10.29%) REST
5 7 (10.29%) WCF
6 5 (7.35%) XML Schema
6 5 (7.35%) XSLT
7 4 (5.88%) Middleware
8 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (4.41%) Node.js
9 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.94%) CSS
10 1 (1.47%) HTML
10 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Data Structures
2 12 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.35%) Cyberattack
5 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.41%) CESG
6 3 (4.41%) NHS
7 2 (2.94%) Replication
8 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.47%) State Machine
8 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Android
2 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.76%) ITIL
5 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 7 (10.29%) Data Management
6 7 (10.29%) MVC
7 6 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (8.82%) Test Management
8 5 (7.35%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 5 (7.35%) Data Protection
8 5 (7.35%) DevOps
8 5 (7.35%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (7.35%) Information Security
8 5 (7.35%) Kanban
8 5 (7.35%) Malware Analysis
8 5 (7.35%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (7.35%) Security Operations
8 5 (7.35%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) C#
3 5 (7.35%) XPath
4 3 (4.41%) COBOL
4 3 (4.41%) Java
4 3 (4.41%) Python
5 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.47%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
1 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) CISSP
2 4 (5.88%) GCED
2 4 (5.88%) GCFA
2 4 (5.88%) GCIA
2 4 (5.88%) GCIH
2 4 (5.88%) GIAC
2 4 (5.88%) GREM
2 4 (5.88%) GSEC
3 2 (2.94%) ACCA
3 2 (2.94%) CIMA
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (4.41%) CESG Infosec
3 3 (4.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.47%) EMIR
4 1 (1.47%) MiFID
4 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) IBM BigFix
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) SAP
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Intapp
4 5 (7.35%) Tableau
5 4 (5.88%) Cognos
5 4 (5.88%) Xamarin
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle
7 2 (2.94%) Informatica
7 2 (2.94%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.94%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.94%) SnapLogic
8 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.47%) Capita
8 1 (1.47%) Embarcadero
8 1 (1.47%) IBM
8 1 (1.47%) VMware