The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank - 40 49
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £342 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £33.42
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +64.57%
Requirements Analysis
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 234 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 74.38% 81.82% 85.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 189 240
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.68% -44.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Requirements Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff