Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 91 120
Rank change year-on-year -22 +29 -37
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 33 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.05% 1.54% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.86% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 14
Manchester median daily rate £395 £384 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.93% +13.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £250 £307 £139
90th Percentile £538 £488 £539
North West median daily rate £350 £400 £381
% change year-on-year -12.50% +4.92% +3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Manchester median hourly rate £11.50 - £12.00
10th Percentile £10.75 - £9.90
90th Percentile £12.25 - £13.53
North West median hourly rate £34.90 £36.50 £12.29
% change year-on-year -4.38% +196.99% -68.28%

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 2,567 2,365 3,085
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.91% 82.66% 84.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,626 1,485 1,929
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 81 66
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +23.81% -15.27%
10th Percentile £11.99 £11.75 £10.94
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.00 £40.75
North West median hourly rate £22.47 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -25.12% +42.86% -29.34%

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 October 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 23 October 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
Bolton +5 2 £313 - 1
Salford -1 1 £275 -29.03%
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (27.27%) SQL
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (18.18%) ETL
5 5 (15.15%) SAP FI
5 5 (15.15%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (15.15%) SAP CO
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Power BI
6 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
6 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) Service Management
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) ISEB
7 3 (9.09%) CRM
7 3 (9.09%) Unix
7 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.09%) VBA
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 3 (9.09%) Banking
7 3 (9.09%) Data Management
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
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%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.03%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.15%) Power BI
3 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 3 (9.09%) HBase
4 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.06%) DB2
5 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.06%) Pentaho
6 1 (3.03%) Big Data
6 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) OLTP
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Data Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) ETL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Data Scientist
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) DB2 Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Pentaho Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Report Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Master Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.03%) JSON
1 1 (3.03%) LINQ
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) REST
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (3.03%) SAP TM
1 1 (3.03%) WCF
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
1 1 (3.03%) XML Schema
1 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (18.18%) ETL
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 4 (12.12%) Service Management
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) Data Engineering
5 3 (9.09%) Data Management
5 3 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (9.09%) ETL Development
5 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.06%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 3 (9.09%) VBA
3 2 (6.06%) ABAP
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.06%) GIAC
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Splunk
4 2 (6.06%) AlienVault
4 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.06%) LogRhythm
4 2 (6.06%) Tableau
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Cognos
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com