The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 77 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 15 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 0.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 0
Median daily rate £400 £321 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £51.00 £33.42
% change year-on-year
-26.47% +52.60%
Requirements Analysis
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1165 1188 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.74% 81.37% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 657 585
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 19
Median hourly rate £20.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 18 (66.67%) Banking
2 16 (59.26%) Migration
3 15 (55.56%) Finance
4 13 (48.15%) Retail
4 13 (48.15%) Retail Banking
5 8 (29.63%) Data Management
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
5 8 (29.63%) SAS
5 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) Analytics
8 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 4 (14.81%) HP
9 4 (14.81%) JIRA
9 4 (14.81%) Test Planning
9 4 (14.81%) QA
9 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
9 4 (14.81%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
10 3 (11.11%) jQuery
10 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
10 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
10 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
10 3 (11.11%) Hudson
10 3 (11.11%) Node.js
10 3 (11.11%) Sass

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (29.63%) SAS
2 3 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Hudson
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Bower
General
1 18 (66.67%) Banking
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) Retail
3 13 (48.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Analyst
2 19 (70.37%) Business Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Python Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) Flask
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) jQuery
1 3 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Online Banking
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Migration
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Data Management
2 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
2 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Analytics
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
6 4 (14.81%) Test Planning
7 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Validation
8 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Avaya
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Verint
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata