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 1 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 49 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% 0.20% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.30% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.63 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+19.29% +0.35%
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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
408 337 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.46% 68.36% 76.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 219 122
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 18
Average hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.52 £28.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Use Case
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
3 4 (44.44%) JBehave
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) JMeter
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) Appium
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) RAD
4 3 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Logistics
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
1 4 (44.44%) JBehave
1 4 (44.44%) Appium
1 4 (44.44%) JMeter
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Use Case
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) RAD
4 3 (33.33%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Process Management
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA