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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 120 114 127
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 6 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.93% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 1.19% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 9
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £588 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £51.25 £35.31
% change year-on-year
-3.49% +45.13%
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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
2002 2434 2523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.29% 77.69% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1465 1501
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 172 153
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 26 August 2016.

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

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +14 3 £413 +24.52% 3
Hertfordshire 0 2 £345 -37.27% 1
Bedfordshire -5 1 £250 -33.99% 2
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) Use Case
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (17.65%) Appium
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) CSS3
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) QA
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium
4 3 (17.65%) Document Management
4 3 (17.65%) JMeter
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) Publishing
5 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Appium
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) JMeter
1 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) JBehave
3 1 (5.88%) TestRail
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
4 3 (17.65%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Test Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) CSS3
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
3 4 (23.53%) Use Case
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Document Management
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) BPR
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) ECMAScript
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
1 1 (5.88%) Avaya
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft