The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 57 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.51% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.12% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£303 £418 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £19.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+105.26% -53.37%
Requirements Analysis
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
559 356 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.94% 62.02% 68.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 213 200
Average daily rate £380 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £246 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 23
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.06 £9.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 April 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) Automotive
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 3 (42.86%) German Language
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (14.29%) SysML
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) UML

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Automotive
2 3 (42.86%) German Language
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Head of Development
4 1 (14.29%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) CRM Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Head of Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SysML
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft