The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 27 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.52% - 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% - 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £389
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +35.59%
Requirements Analysis
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 177 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 78.87% 79.02% 74.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 103 60
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £12.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £53.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wareham - 1 - -
Requirements Analysis
South West

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Qt
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) VHDL
3 1 (25.00%) Verilog
3 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Verilog
1 1 (25.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft