The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 101 117 118
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 25 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.98% 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.42% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate
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- £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
- -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -10.25%
Requirements Analysis
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1882 1888 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.75% 75.01% 70.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 896 755
Average daily rate £385 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 22 28
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.07 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.74% -44.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £15.10 £15.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £44.10 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +14 19 - -
Slough - 5 - - 2
Requirements Analysis
South East

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Requirements Analysis.

1 16 (45.71%) GPRS
1 16 (45.71%) GSM
2 15 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 15 (42.86%) Validation
2 15 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 14 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 14 (40.00%) HP
4 13 (37.14%) 3G
4 13 (37.14%) VoLTE
5 12 (34.29%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (31.43%) 4G
6 11 (31.43%) Wireshark
6 11 (31.43%) Test Management
6 11 (31.43%) RNC
6 11 (31.43%) UMTS
7 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 9 (25.71%) HSDPA
8 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
8 9 (25.71%) LTE
9 8 (22.86%) VoIP
10 7 (20.00%) 2G
10 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.00%) SS7
10 7 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
11 6 (17.14%) Use Case
11 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (17.14%) NAS
11 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.14%) Cisco
11 6 (17.14%) SQL

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Requirements Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) GPRS
1 16 (45.71%) GSM
2 14 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 13 (37.14%) VoLTE
3 13 (37.14%) 3G
4 11 (31.43%) RNC
4 11 (31.43%) Wireshark
4 11 (31.43%) 4G
4 11 (31.43%) UMTS
5 9 (25.71%) LTE
5 9 (25.71%) HSDPA
6 8 (22.86%) VoIP
7 7 (20.00%) SS7
7 7 (20.00%) 2G
7 7 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
8 6 (17.14%) NAS
9 5 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (14.29%) SMS
10 4 (11.43%) ATM
10 4 (11.43%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) OLAP
1 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (14.29%) DataStage
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 15 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Back Office
4 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Tester
1 19 (54.29%) Technical Tester
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Business Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Build Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Voice Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) SOAP
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) WPF
3 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
1 5 (14.29%) Solaris
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Validation
1 15 (42.86%) Test Planning
2 11 (31.43%) Test Management
3 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
4 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.14%) Use Case
5 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
6 5 (14.29%) DSDM
6 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) ITIL
6 5 (14.29%) ETL
6 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma
7 4 (11.43%) Benchmarking
7 4 (11.43%) Migration
8 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) HP
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) Cognos
4 5 (14.29%) Informatica
5 2 (5.71%) Verint
6 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.86%) Google
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