The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 28 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 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 327 340 293
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -47
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 257 229 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.67% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 116 189
Average daily rate
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£418 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £407 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.65% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £39.51 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.40% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.84 £30.00 £32.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.84 £56.27 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36743 34175 37676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.35% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23166 21189 22136
Average daily rate £408 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 995 1360
Average hourly rate £23.63 £32.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.44 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +10 87 £450 +2.85% 14
South East +19 65 £375 -12.28% 16
South West -13 41 £469 +13.69% 5
East of England -16 20 £390 -29.09% 3
North West -5 16 £400 +20.30% 4
West Midlands -22 15 £425 +8.14%
Yorkshire +1 7 £275 -26.66% 7
East Midlands -32 1 £318 -30.60% 1
Requirements Analysis
UK

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 160 (29.91%) Finance
2 122 (22.80%) Business Analysis
3 108 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 86 (16.07%) Data Modelling
5 78 (14.58%) UML
6 77 (14.39%) Project Management
6 77 (14.39%) Banking
7 76 (14.21%) SQL
8 68 (12.71%) Data Warehouse
8 68 (12.71%) Microsoft
9 63 (11.78%) Oracle
10 57 (10.65%) GAP Analysis
11 55 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
11 55 (10.28%) Security Cleared
12 53 (9.91%) SQL Server
12 53 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
13 49 (9.16%) Java
14 46 (8.60%) XML
15 45 (8.41%) MS Visio
16 42 (7.85%) Migration
17 41 (7.66%) DSDM
17 41 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
17 41 (7.66%) Business Transformation
18 40 (7.48%) SC Cleared
19 38 (7.10%) .NET
20 36 (6.73%) MS Excel
20 36 (6.73%) Software Engineering
21 35 (6.54%) Degree
22 34 (6.36%) Validation
23 33 (6.17%) Workflow

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 26 (4.86%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (2.43%) Confluence
4 12 (2.24%) Apache
5 10 (1.87%) CMS
6 9 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.50%) Apache ServiceMix
7 8 (1.50%) SAS
8 6 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (1.12%) Liferay
9 5 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.93%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.93%) IIS
10 4 (0.75%) Alfresco
10 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.75%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 45 (8.41%) MS Visio
2 36 (6.73%) MS Excel
3 28 (5.23%) MS Office
4 9 (1.68%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.12%) MS Project
6 5 (0.93%) Stata
7 3 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.75%) Tridion
2 4 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.56%) SAP CS
3 3 (0.56%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.56%) TRIRIGA
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.37%) Agresso
4 2 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.37%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.19%) IaaS
2 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.12%) Internet
1 6 (1.12%) DSL
2 5 (0.93%) 3G
2 5 (0.93%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (0.75%) AMQP
3 4 (0.75%) 2G
3 4 (0.75%) LAN
3 4 (0.75%) WAN
4 3 (0.56%) SNMP
4 3 (0.56%) LTE
4 3 (0.56%) Telnet
4 3 (0.56%) Wireless
4 3 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.37%) 4G
5 2 (0.37%) DHCP
5 2 (0.37%) FTP
5 2 (0.37%) PSTN
5 2 (0.37%) MPLS
5 2 (0.37%) DNS
5 2 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (12.71%) Data Warehouse
2 53 (9.91%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.93%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.24%) MySQL
9 10 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (1.87%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.68%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.68%) PowerCenter
11 8 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.12%) JasperReports
12 6 (1.12%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.93%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (4.67%) JIRA
2 22 (4.11%) Maven
3 17 (3.18%) Rational DOORS
4 15 (2.80%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.43%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.06%) JUnit
7 10 (1.87%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.68%) Axure RP
9 8 (1.50%) Selenium
10 6 (1.12%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (0.93%) LoadRunner
11 5 (0.93%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.93%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.75%) Subversion
12 4 (0.75%) Rational Rose
12 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.56%) NUnit
13 3 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
14 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 160 (29.91%) Finance
2 77 (14.39%) Banking
3 30 (5.61%) Retail
4 27 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.18%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.99%) Advertising
7 14 (2.62%) Publishing
7 14 (2.62%) Marketing
8 11 (2.06%) Retail Banking
9 10 (1.87%) Billing
10 9 (1.68%) Legal
10 9 (1.68%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.68%) Front Office
10 9 (1.68%) Back Office
11 7 (1.31%) Military
12 5 (0.93%) Avionics
13 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.75%) Automotive
14 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 272 (50.84%) Analyst
2 229 (42.80%) Business Analyst
3 81 (15.14%) Developer
4 56 (10.47%) Architect
4 56 (10.47%) Senior Analyst
5 53 (9.91%) Senior Business Analyst
6 27 (5.05%) Project Manager
7 22 (4.11%) Software Engineer
7 22 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (3.93%) Consultant
8 21 (3.93%) Systems Analyst
9 18 (3.36%) Technical Architect
10 17 (3.18%) Payments Business Analyst
11 12 (2.24%) Data Analyst
11 12 (2.24%) IT Business Analyst
12 11 (2.06%) Tester
13 10 (1.87%) Technical Analyst
14 9 (1.68%) Java Developer
14 9 (1.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 8 (1.50%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.60%) XML
2 38 (7.10%) .NET
3 27 (5.05%) Web Services
4 25 (4.67%) HTML
4 25 (4.67%) CSS
5 16 (2.99%) Middleware
6 15 (2.80%) ActiveMQ
7 14 (2.62%) Spring
8 13 (2.43%) ASP.NET
8 13 (2.43%) SOAP
8 13 (2.43%) jQuery
9 11 (2.06%) J2EE
10 10 (1.87%) XSD
10 10 (1.87%) JSON
10 10 (1.87%) Apache Camel
11 9 (1.68%) JSP
12 8 (1.50%) Hibernate
12 8 (1.50%) Drools
13 7 (1.31%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (3.36%) Management Information System
2 13 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (2.43%) NHS
3 11 (2.06%) Derivative
3 11 (2.06%) Open Source
3 11 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.50%) SWIFT
4 8 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.31%) Reference Data
6 6 (1.12%) GIS
6 6 (1.12%) APACS
7 5 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.93%) FMCG
7 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (0.75%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.75%) iSeries
8 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.75%) AS400
8 4 (0.75%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.79%) Windows
2 25 (4.67%) Linux
3 20 (3.74%) UNIX
4 9 (1.68%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.68%) Android
5 7 (1.31%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.19%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (22.80%) Business Analysis
2 108 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 86 (16.07%) Data Modelling
4 78 (14.58%) UML
5 77 (14.39%) Project Management
6 57 (10.65%) GAP Analysis
7 55 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
8 53 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (7.85%) Migration
10 41 (7.66%) DSDM
10 41 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 41 (7.66%) Business Transformation
11 36 (6.73%) Software Engineering
12 34 (6.36%) Validation
13 33 (6.17%) Workflow
14 32 (5.98%) Data Analysis
14 32 (5.98%) PRINCE2
15 31 (5.79%) Change Management
15 31 (5.79%) Scrum
15 31 (5.79%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 76 (14.21%) SQL
2 49 (9.16%) Java
3 27 (5.05%) JavaScript
4 21 (3.93%) C#
5 15 (2.80%) C++
6 14 (2.62%) C
7 12 (2.24%) PHP
8 7 (1.31%) VB
9 6 (1.12%) Perl
10 5 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.93%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.93%) VBA
10 5 (0.93%) Ada
11 4 (0.75%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.56%) VBScript
12 3 (0.56%) ABAP
12 3 (0.56%) R
12 3 (0.56%) VB6
12 3 (0.56%) Ruby
12 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (10.28%) Security Cleared
2 40 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 35 (6.54%) Degree
4 20 (3.74%) ISEB
5 11 (2.06%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.50%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.93%) CIMA
9 5 (0.93%) ACCA
9 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.75%) MCSE
11 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.56%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.37%) CBAP
12 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.37%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.37%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.05%) QA
2 18 (3.36%) Basel II
2 18 (3.36%) Solvency II
3 17 (3.18%) Basel III
4 12 (2.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.87%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.31%) FATCA
6 7 (1.31%) COREP
6 7 (1.31%) FINREP
7 4 (0.75%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.37%) COBIT
9 2 (0.37%) SLA
10 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (2.24%) Active Directory
1 12 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.50%) XenApp
3 6 (1.12%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.56%) CA LISA
3 2 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.19%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 68 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 63 (11.78%) Oracle
3 30 (5.61%) SAP
4 17 (3.18%) Citrix
5 15 (2.80%) Business Objects
6 13 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.24%) Informatica
7 12 (2.24%) VMware
8 9 (1.68%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.50%) Tableau
9 8 (1.50%) IBM
10 7 (1.31%) JBoss
10 7 (1.31%) Capita
11 6 (1.12%) HP
12 5 (0.93%) Adobe
12 5 (0.93%) TIBCO
12 5 (0.93%) Endeca
12 5 (0.93%) Huawei
12 5 (0.93%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.75%) Nintex
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Rate: From £38,511 to £45,954 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum Initial 3 month contract + extension
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago