The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 102 91
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £275 £375 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +63.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £345 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £395 £266
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £380 £363
% change year-on-year -11.18% +4.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +200.00% -24.85%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1072 1501 1270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.97% 83.62% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 907 678
Median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.14% +54.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.10 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Statistics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Manchester

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Manchester

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Manchester

Statistics
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (40.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) 2G
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (20.00%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) RNC
3 1 (20.00%) WebTrends
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

Statistics
Top Related 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 2G
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) RNC
1 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Planner
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Support
2 1 (20.00%) Web Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (20.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL