The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 45 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% 0.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £406 £481 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
Requirements Analysis
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
311 270 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.54% 74.79% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 180 164
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 30
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Appium
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Appium
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JBehave
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft