The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 125 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 21 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.69% 0.29% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.42% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 14
Average daily rate
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£390 £550 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +39.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £550 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £550 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £397 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2229 1665 2031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.47% 69.67% 66.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1305 866 1002
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 133 233
Average hourly rate £28.91 £33.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.20 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Requirements Analysis
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +8 10 £300 - 1
Bedfordshire -13 8 £425 -22.72%
Cambridgeshire -11 2 £337 - 1
Essex - 1 - - 1
Requirements Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (30.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (27.91%) Data Entry
5 10 (23.26%) Data Analysis
6 9 (20.93%) Change Management
6 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.93%) SQL
7 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.95%) Citrix
8 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) Banking
8 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
8 6 (13.95%) Analytics
9 5 (11.63%) ETL
9 5 (11.63%) Web Services
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle
9 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
10 4 (9.30%) Windows
10 4 (9.30%) SOA
10 4 (9.30%) webMethods
10 4 (9.30%) Retail
10 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.30%) QlikView
10 4 (9.30%) Tableau
10 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
10 4 (9.30%) Revenue Management

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (4.65%) IIS
1 2 (4.65%) Apache
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (4.65%) Liferay
1 2 (4.65%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.33%) MFGPRO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) QlikView
4 2 (4.65%) JasperReports
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (2.33%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Maven
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Analyst
2 22 (51.16%) Business Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Tester
5 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Software Tester
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Tester
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Tester
6 4 (9.30%) webMethods Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Business Solution Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Business Architect
7 3 (6.98%) webMethods Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) JSP
3 2 (4.65%) Struts
3 2 (4.65%) J2EE
3 2 (4.65%) DHTML
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) XML Schema
3 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.65%) Spring
3 2 (4.65%) JSF
3 2 (4.65%) WCF
3 2 (4.65%) Struts2
4 1 (2.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.65%) Open Source
2 2 (4.65%) GIS
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (32.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (30.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (27.91%) Data Entry
5 10 (23.26%) Data Analysis
6 9 (20.93%) Change Management
7 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.95%) Analytics
8 5 (11.63%) ETL
9 4 (9.30%) SOA
9 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
9 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (9.30%) Revenue Management
10 3 (6.98%) Use Case
10 3 (6.98%) UML
11 2 (4.65%) RUP
11 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) C#
2 3 (6.98%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Citrix
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) Tableau
4 4 (9.30%) webMethods
5 2 (4.65%) Mercator
5 2 (4.65%) SAP