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 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 117 111 117
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 18 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.62% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.90% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £329 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% -17.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £388 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.95 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -7.22%
Requirements Analysis
England

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
2107 1670 1815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.60% 69.47% 67.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 911 999
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 162 171
Average hourly rate £22.50 £33.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.83% +3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £45.00
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 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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 14 £319 - 2
Essex -14 2 - -
Bedfordshire -12 1 £400 +3.22%
Cambridgeshire -16 1 £300 +33.33% 1
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England

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 27 (55.10%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.86%) Oracle
4 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
5 14 (28.57%) Finance
6 12 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (24.49%) Linux
6 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (24.49%) Analytics
7 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (22.45%) ETL
7 11 (22.45%) Project Management
8 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
8 10 (20.41%) Java
8 10 (20.41%) Tableau
8 10 (20.41%) QA
8 10 (20.41%) QlikView
9 9 (18.37%) Degree
9 9 (18.37%) Test Strategy
9 9 (18.37%) Perl
9 9 (18.37%) UNIX
9 9 (18.37%) ERP
10 8 (16.33%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (16.33%) JSP
10 8 (16.33%) XML
10 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (16.33%) DHTML
10 8 (16.33%) HTML
10 8 (16.33%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (4.08%) Liferay
1 2 (4.08%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
4 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) 3G
1 3 (6.12%) 2G
1 3 (6.12%) LTE
1 3 (6.12%) 3GPP
1 3 (6.12%) 4G
1 3 (6.12%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) NAS
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (20.41%) QlikView
3 7 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
3 7 (14.29%) MySQL
4 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.20%) Star Schema
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.08%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.08%) JasperReports
7 2 (4.08%) OLAP
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.04%) EDMS
8 1 (2.04%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Maven
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Local Government
5 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Project Leader
4 6 (12.24%) Software Project Leader
5 5 (10.20%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Report Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Excel Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Data Centre Architect
8 2 (4.08%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) DHTML
1 8 (16.33%) HTML
1 8 (16.33%) JSP
1 8 (16.33%) XML
2 6 (12.24%) XSLT
2 6 (12.24%) Ajax
2 6 (12.24%) GWT
2 6 (12.24%) JDBC
2 6 (12.24%) Servlets
3 3 (6.12%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) J2EE
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
4 2 (4.08%) Struts
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 2 (4.08%) Struts2
4 2 (4.08%) XML Schema
4 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.08%) Spring
4 2 (4.08%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
1 8 (16.33%) Visualisation
1 8 (16.33%) Data Structures
2 6 (12.24%) Life Science
2 6 (12.24%) Data Integration
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.24%) Biology
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) GIS
4 2 (4.08%) Open Source
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.04%) EPoS
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) UNIX
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (24.49%) Analytics
2 11 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (22.45%) ETL
2 11 (22.45%) Project Management
3 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
4 9 (18.37%) ERP
4 9 (18.37%) Test Strategy
5 8 (16.33%) Data Entry
5 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 7 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 6 (12.24%) Build Automation
7 6 (12.24%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (10.20%) Coaching
9 4 (8.16%) Use Case
9 4 (8.16%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) Java
3 9 (18.37%) Perl
4 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.20%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) C
7 3 (6.12%) C#
8 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) PMP
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Oracle
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Tableau
3 8 (16.33%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Nortel
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Huawei
4 2 (4.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (4.08%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.04%) NetApp
5 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.04%) Websense
5 1 (2.04%) Juniper
5 1 (2.04%) BMC
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) EMC