The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank - 37 46
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.80% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.98% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £379 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £45.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+9.91% +27.43%
Requirements Analysis
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
294 305 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.22% 81.77% 89.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 202 321
Median daily rate £450 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +63.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Requirements Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Bedfordshire region.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Bedfordshire region.

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Requirements Analysis
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) TestRail
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) BPR
2 1 (20.00%) Unix

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) TestRail
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) BPR
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification