The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 11 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 Edinburgh 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 78 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.29% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.93 £35.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -11.80%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
920 692 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 73.90% 70.90% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 331 318
Average daily rate £400 £403 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 14
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.90 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Informatics
3 1 (16.67%) HL7
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (16.67%) TeamSite
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
1 1 (16.67%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore