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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 110 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 17 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.80% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.08% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Average daily rate
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£419 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.89% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £373 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £478 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £19.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+105.26% -53.37%
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
1957 2122 1588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.52% 73.63% 68.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 1211 884
Average daily rate £413 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 128 108
Average hourly rate £32.10 £30.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.24% -6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Hertfordshire +20 12 £300 -36.84% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £481 - 5
Essex +6 1 £413 -8.33%
Requirements Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (68.57%) SQL
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (62.86%) MS Excel
3 19 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (54.29%) Oracle
4 15 (42.86%) QA
5 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (37.14%) Project Management
6 13 (37.14%) ERP
6 13 (37.14%) ETL
6 13 (37.14%) Finance
7 12 (34.29%) QlikView
7 12 (34.29%) SAP
7 12 (34.29%) Test Strategy
7 12 (34.29%) Tableau
7 12 (34.29%) Analytics
8 11 (31.43%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (31.43%) Visualisation
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle Financials
9 10 (28.57%) Snowflake Schema
10 8 (22.86%) Star Schema
10 8 (22.86%) Coaching
11 7 (20.00%) MS Visio
11 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (17.14%) UNIX
13 5 (14.29%) Linux
13 5 (14.29%) Perl
13 5 (14.29%) Radio Access Network

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Applications
1 22 (62.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (11.43%) MS Office
4 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Financials
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.86%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (8.57%) 3G
2 3 (8.57%) 2G
2 3 (8.57%) LTE
2 3 (8.57%) 3GPP
2 3 (8.57%) 4G
3 1 (2.86%) ATM
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (34.29%) QlikView
3 10 (28.57%) Snowflake Schema
4 8 (22.86%) Star Schema
5 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.86%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.86%) OLAP
7 1 (2.86%) DataStage
7 1 (2.86%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JMeter
1 3 (8.57%) Selenium
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) Mercurial
1 3 (8.57%) JBehave
1 3 (8.57%) Appium
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Team Leader
3 8 (22.86%) Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 3 (8.57%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Test Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Architect
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (5.71%) QA Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Database Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) ETL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Database Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) CSS
2 3 (8.57%) jQuery
2 3 (8.57%) HTML5
2 3 (8.57%) CSS3
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Visualisation
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) EPoS
4 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.86%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) ETL
2 13 (37.14%) ERP
2 13 (37.14%) Project Management
3 12 (34.29%) Test Strategy
3 12 (34.29%) Analytics
4 11 (31.43%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (31.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Coaching
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Validation
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) B2C
7 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Perl
3 4 (11.43%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
1 1 (2.86%) PMP
1 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle
3 12 (34.29%) SAP
3 12 (34.29%) Tableau
4 2 (5.71%) Nortel
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Huawei
4 2 (5.71%) Greenplum
4 2 (5.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) BMC
4 2 (5.71%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) Websense
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper