The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 114 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 31 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 0.86% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.11% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 3
Average daily rate
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£360 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.31 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+27.43% -0.52%
Requirements Analysis
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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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2362 2436 1730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.73% 77.65% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1422 1457 874
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 150 124
Average hourly rate £31.50 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.64 £43.54 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +6 14 £350 +22.16% 8
Hertfordshire +4 11 £550 +83.33% 1
Bedfordshire +7 3 £379 -5.90% 1
Norfolk - 2 £300 -
Essex -8 1 - - 4
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England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
3 13 (26.00%) Finance
4 12 (24.00%) MS Visio
4 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (24.00%) BDD
5 11 (22.00%) Use Case
5 11 (22.00%) Oracle
6 10 (20.00%) MS Office
6 10 (20.00%) Logistics
7 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
7 9 (18.00%) SQL
7 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.00%) JIRA
8 8 (16.00%) Project Management
8 8 (16.00%) B2C
8 8 (16.00%) Scrum
8 8 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
9 7 (14.00%) Change Management
9 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
9 7 (14.00%) Linux
9 7 (14.00%) QA
10 6 (12.00%) Selenium
10 6 (12.00%) JBehave
10 6 (12.00%) HTML5
10 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (12.00%) jQuery
10 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.00%) Lync
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (24.00%) MS Visio
3 10 (20.00%) MS Office
4 8 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (4.00%) MFGPRO
4 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (6.00%) 4G
2 3 (6.00%) 3G
2 3 (6.00%) 2G
3 2 (4.00%) LTE
3 2 (4.00%) Telnet
3 2 (4.00%) 3GPP
3 2 (4.00%) SNMP
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.00%) QlikView
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (2.00%) WebFOCUS
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (2.00%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) JIRA
2 6 (12.00%) Selenium
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) Mercurial
2 6 (12.00%) JBehave
2 6 (12.00%) Appium
2 6 (12.00%) JMeter
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (12.00%) Retail
5 4 (8.00%) Legal
6 3 (6.00%) Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Analyst
2 24 (48.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) QA Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Test Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Programmer
5 3 (6.00%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Designer
7 1 (2.00%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) HTML
1 6 (12.00%) CSS
1 6 (12.00%) jQuery
1 6 (12.00%) HTML5
1 6 (12.00%) CSS3
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 2 (4.00%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (24.00%) BDD
3 11 (22.00%) Use Case
4 10 (20.00%) Logistics
5 8 (16.00%) B2C
5 8 (16.00%) Project Management
5 8 (16.00%) Scrum
6 7 (14.00%) Change Management
7 6 (12.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.00%) ERP
7 6 (12.00%) Information Management
7 6 (12.00%) TDD
7 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (12.00%) User Stories
8 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.00%) OO
9 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) C#
2 6 (12.00%) C++
2 6 (12.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) Perl
3 2 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) PMP
2 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 4 (8.00%) Tableau
4 3 (6.00%) QAD
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) Adobe
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.00%) Remedy
6 1 (2.00%) EMC
6 1 (2.00%) Sybase
6 1 (2.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Teradata
6 1 (2.00%) Greenplum