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 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 138 177 178
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 16 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.43% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 27
Average daily rate £550 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £329 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £573 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
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
2958 4428 4982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.71% 80.54% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2396 3452 3669
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.26 £92.50 £47.50
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 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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 16 (48.48%) Data Modelling
3 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) UML
4 10 (30.30%) XML
5 9 (27.27%) Project Management
5 9 (27.27%) Fixed Income
5 9 (27.27%) Banking
5 9 (27.27%) Derivative
5 9 (27.27%) Degree
6 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
7 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (21.21%) Front Office
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
7 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking
7 7 (21.21%) Logical Data Model
8 6 (18.18%) Data Governance
8 6 (18.18%) SDLC
8 6 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (18.18%) Use Case
8 6 (18.18%) FIXML
8 6 (18.18%) FpML
8 6 (18.18%) Equities
8 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.18%) XML Schema

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (12.12%) CMS
1 4 (12.12%) EPiServer CMS
1 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.15%) Star Schema
4 4 (12.12%) MySQL
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) NUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Front Office
3 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking
4 5 (15.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 16 (48.48%) Business Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Data Modeller
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Process Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Author
8 1 (3.03%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Solutions Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) XML
2 6 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (18.18%) FIXML
2 6 (18.18%) FpML
2 6 (18.18%) XML Schema
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) HTML
4 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.12%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) HTML5
4 4 (12.12%) jQuery
4 4 (12.12%) Web Services
4 4 (12.12%) XHTML
5 3 (9.09%) MDX
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) Behat
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
6 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Derivative
1 9 (27.27%) Fixed Income
2 7 (21.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (18.18%) Equities
4 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 5 (15.15%) Market Risk
5 4 (12.12%) Credit Risk
6 2 (6.06%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
6 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
6 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (3.03%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Data Modelling
2 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) UML
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
5 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
6 7 (21.21%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
7 6 (18.18%) Data Governance
7 6 (18.18%) SDLC
7 6 (18.18%) Use Case
8 5 (15.15%) Change Management
8 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) Web Development
10 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
10 3 (9.09%) PRINCE
10 3 (9.09%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C#
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PHP
3 3 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) C-shell
5 1 (3.03%) Groovy
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 3 (9.09%) PMP
3 2 (6.06%) IIBA
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.06%) QA
1 2 (6.06%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) Tableau