The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 162 162 176
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 34 40 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.78% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 17
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £365 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.95 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -7.22%
Requirements Analysis
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4349 5125 4535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.80% 77.07% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 3769 3440
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 56 88
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.63 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 34 (47.22%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Banking
3 18 (25.00%) Oracle
4 15 (20.83%) Project Management
5 14 (19.44%) Middleware
5 14 (19.44%) CMS
5 14 (19.44%) Windows
5 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (18.06%) Business Analysis
6 13 (18.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (15.28%) Linux
9 10 (13.89%) Financial Institution
9 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 10 (13.89%) Integration Testing
9 10 (13.89%) Cash Management
9 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
9 10 (13.89%) SWIFT
9 10 (13.89%) Oracle Cash Management
10 9 (12.50%) Retail
10 9 (12.50%) UNIX
10 9 (12.50%) SQL
11 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 8 (11.11%) Investment Banking
12 7 (9.72%) Retail Banking
12 7 (9.72%) ETL
12 7 (9.72%) .NET
12 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (8.33%) Migration

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (19.44%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.78%) Lync
4 2 (2.78%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.78%) Confluence
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.39%) Drupal
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.78%) Tridion
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Taleo
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Ethernet
1 5 (6.94%) DNS
1 5 (6.94%) Firewall
2 4 (5.56%) tcpdump
2 4 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (5.56%) Network Security
2 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (5.56%) VPN
2 4 (5.56%) Multicast
3 1 (1.39%) PSTN
3 1 (1.39%) FTP
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) Extranet
3 1 (1.39%) NAS
3 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) MySQL
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.39%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.39%) DB2
5 1 (1.39%) QlikView
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Maven
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
1 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) DbUnit
2 1 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.39%) Selenium
2 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.39%) JUnit
2 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 34 (47.22%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Banking
3 10 (13.89%) Financial Institution
4 9 (12.50%) Retail
5 8 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 7 (9.72%) Retail Banking
7 5 (6.94%) Front Office
8 4 (5.56%) Marketing
9 3 (4.17%) Legal
10 2 (2.78%) Advertising
10 2 (2.78%) Publishing
10 2 (2.78%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (2.78%) Back Office
11 1 (1.39%) Law
11 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
11 1 (1.39%) Billing
11 1 (1.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 44 (61.11%) Analyst
2 25 (34.72%) Business Analyst
3 11 (15.28%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (15.28%) Developer
4 5 (6.94%) Report Analyst
4 5 (6.94%) Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Reporting Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) IT Support
7 2 (2.78%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) Middleware
2 7 (9.72%) .NET
3 3 (4.17%) XML
3 3 (4.17%) XSD
4 2 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.78%) SOAP
4 2 (2.78%) Web Services
4 2 (2.78%) JSON
4 2 (2.78%) jQuery
4 2 (2.78%) OSGi
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Camel
4 2 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (1.39%) HTML5
5 1 (1.39%) WCF
5 1 (1.39%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.39%) Ajax
5 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) SWIFT
2 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) User Experience
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.39%) iSeries
5 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) AS400
5 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.39%) IVR
5 1 (1.39%) Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 11 (15.28%) Linux
3 9 (12.50%) UNIX
4 5 (6.94%) Windows 2000
5 3 (4.17%) Android
5 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Project Management
2 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.06%) Business Analysis
3 13 (18.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (13.89%) Integration Testing
5 10 (13.89%) Cash Management
5 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
5 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.72%) ETL
7 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.33%) Migration
8 6 (8.33%) Data Mapping
9 5 (6.94%) UML
10 4 (5.56%) ITIL
10 4 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (5.56%) Scrum
10 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.17%) C#
3 3 (4.17%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (1.39%) PHP
4 1 (1.39%) RPG
4 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.39%) RPG/400
4 1 (1.39%) RPG IV
4 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) ISEB
1 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.56%) CCSA
2 4 (5.56%) CCSE
2 4 (5.56%) CCSP
3 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.39%) MCP
5 1 (1.39%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) CCIE
5 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) NCDA
5 1 (1.39%) NCIE
5 1 (1.39%) CCNP
5 1 (1.39%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) COREP
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Oracle
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) Cisco
4 4 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.56%) Microgen
4 4 (5.56%) F5
4 4 (5.56%) Tableau
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
6 2 (2.78%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.78%) Vignette
6 2 (2.78%) Interwoven
6 2 (2.78%) Stellent
6 2 (2.78%) FatWire
6 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.78%) Nintex
6 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) Verint
7 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.39%) Northgate
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