Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 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
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 73 117
Rank change year-on-year -35 +44 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 40 68 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 2.53% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 3.01% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 54 15
Manchester median daily rate £375 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +34.92% -10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £274 £139
90th Percentile £493 £600 £475
North West median daily rate £375 £425 £365
% change year-on-year -11.76% +16.44% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £34.00 £43.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -20.93% +207.14% -65.00%

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 2,457 2,260 2,593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.40% 84.08% 85.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,599 1,456 1,639
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £253 £263
90th Percentile £588 £585 £559
North West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 91 42
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £19.52 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.35% +9.97% -24.47%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.89 £11.35
90th Percentile £33.00 £45.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £24.56 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% -1.76% -17.08%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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
Bolton - 3 £375 -
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
3 13 (32.50%) Finance
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (20.00%) Analytics
7 7 (17.50%) Power BI
7 7 (17.50%) ETL
7 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
8 6 (15.00%) VBA
8 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.00%) Data Management
9 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.50%) Banking
9 5 (12.50%) Service Management
9 5 (12.50%) Tableau
10 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (10.00%) User Experience
10 4 (10.00%) CRM
10 4 (10.00%) C#
10 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (10.00%) .NET
10 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (10.00%) SAP

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.50%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (17.50%) Power BI
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.50%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.50%) Star Schema
7 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (5.00%) DB2
7 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (5.00%) HBase
7 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.00%) Pentaho
8 1 (2.50%) Big Data
8 1 (2.50%) GIS
8 1 (2.50%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Campaign Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) ETL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) DB2 Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Pentaho Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.50%) MDX
3 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) LINQ
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (2.50%) SAP TM
3 1 (2.50%) WCF
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (20.00%) Analytics
3 7 (17.50%) ETL
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Data Management
4 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) Customer Insight
7 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (7.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.50%) Validation
7 3 (7.50%) Web Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.00%) VBA
4 4 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) ABAP
6 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ISEB
1 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) GIAC
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) IFRS
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Tableau
3 4 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) AlienVault
5 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.50%) Cognos
5 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.50%) Splunk