The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Google Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google Analytics over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Google Analytics (GA)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 100 87
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13  
Contract jobs citing Google Analytics 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.22% 0.067%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.23% 3.31% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £700 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +250.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £19.61 £10.00
% change year-on-year +154.97% +96.10%  

Google Analytics is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 163 121 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 11.65% 6.77% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 74 32
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £305 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £95.75 £14.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +560.34% +26.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £12.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £21.50 £18.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +75.75% -36.53%  

Google Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Google Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Google Analytics in Manchester

Google Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google Analytics in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google Analytics in Manchester

Google Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Analytics in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Google Analytics in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Google Analytics 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 Google Analytics.

1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Drupal
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) logstash
3 2 (50.00%) Kibana
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (50.00%) GitHub
3 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (25.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) C

Google Analytics
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 2 (50.00%) Drupal
1 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Web Analytics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CHAID
3 1 (25.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Kibana
1 2 (50.00%) logstash
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk