The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 August 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 Bristol 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 69 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.38% 0.37% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.50% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £325 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -8.23%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
605 400 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.91% 73.13% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 270 381
Average daily rate £375 £355 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 34
Average hourly rate £25.00 £36.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.97% +47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Requirements Analysis
South West

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) ISEB
3 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
5 3 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) SAS
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) MS Project
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Casewise

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (21.43%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
1 13 (92.86%) Business Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Business Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (14.29%) Casewise
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects