The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 55 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.59% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.86% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £360 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.69% +16.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 347 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 63.62% 67.77% 61.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 190 208
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.76 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Requirements Analysis
West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (52.94%) Billing
2 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
3 6 (35.29%) SAP
3 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (23.53%) SAP PM
4 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) SAP CS
5 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Back Office
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Thunderhead
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.88%) Kofax
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) UML
7 1 (5.88%) MCSE
7 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
7 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
7 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
7 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 1 (5.88%) Data Mining

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SAP PM
2 3 (17.65%) SAP CS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Billing
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) SAP PM Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Communications Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) SAP CS Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
2 4 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) BPR
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) ERD
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) CCEA
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) OCP
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Thunderhead
2 1 (5.88%) Kofax
2 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
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