The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 305 333 357
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +24
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 335 274 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.54% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.71% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 145 124
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£425 £415 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 15
Average hourly rate £51.25 £35.31 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.13% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.01 £34.93 £30.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.95 £56.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.31 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+27.43% -0.52%
Requirements Analysis
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 August 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
London +29 123 £500 +17.64% 37
South East -19 60 £375 - 18
North West -3 39 £450 +12.50% 12
South West -14 35 £488 -2.50% 13
East of England +7 31 £360 +2.85% 14
East Midlands +1 16 £388 - 3
Yorkshire -22 14 £359 +30.36% 3
West Midlands +5 13 £400 -6.97% 5
North East -24 4 £425 -8.10% 2
Requirements Analysis
UK

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 197 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (29.70%) Finance
3 113 (18.14%) SQL
4 112 (17.98%) Security Cleared
5 108 (17.34%) Business Analysis
6 105 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 103 (16.53%) UML
8 99 (15.89%) Microsoft
9 92 (14.77%) SC Cleared
10 90 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
10 90 (14.45%) Java
11 81 (13.00%) Project Management
12 76 (12.20%) Windows
13 74 (11.88%) Data Modelling
14 72 (11.56%) UNIX
15 71 (11.40%) Scrum
15 71 (11.40%) Use Case
16 70 (11.24%) SQL Server
17 68 (10.91%) Migration
17 68 (10.91%) Unit Testing
18 66 (10.59%) ETL
19 65 (10.43%) Software Engineering
20 64 (10.27%) Web Services
21 63 (10.11%) Banking
22 62 (9.95%) User Acceptance Testing
23 61 (9.79%) Change Management
24 58 (9.31%) Management Information System
24 58 (9.31%) SDLC
25 57 (9.15%) GAP Analysis
26 56 (8.99%) C++

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 28 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.01%) SAS
3 21 (3.37%) Confluence
4 17 (2.73%) Apache
5 16 (2.57%) JBoss
6 13 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.28%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.12%) CMS
9 6 (0.96%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.80%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.80%) ArcGIS
10 5 (0.80%) Node.js
11 4 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.64%) AquaLogic
11 4 (0.64%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.48%) Lync
12 3 (0.48%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 54 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 44 (7.06%) MS Visio
3 28 (4.49%) MS Office
4 23 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.80%) MS Project
6 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.32%) SPSS
6 2 (0.32%) Simulink
7 1 (0.16%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.12%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Utilities
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.32%) MFGPRO
6 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
7 1 (0.16%) HFM
7 1 (0.16%) Endur
7 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.12%) SaaS
3 4 (0.64%) PaaS
3 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.48%) IaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.41%) GPRS
1 15 (2.41%) GSM
1 15 (2.41%) 4G
2 14 (2.25%) 3G
3 13 (2.09%) VoLTE
4 12 (1.93%) LTE
4 12 (1.93%) UMTS
5 11 (1.77%) Internet
5 11 (1.77%) Firewall
5 11 (1.77%) RNC
5 11 (1.77%) Radio Access Network
5 11 (1.77%) Wireshark
6 10 (1.61%) 2G
6 10 (1.61%) Diameter Protocol
7 9 (1.44%) HSDPA
8 8 (1.28%) VPN
9 7 (1.12%) LDAP
9 7 (1.12%) Telnet
9 7 (1.12%) NAS
10 6 (0.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 53 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.01%) BusinessObjects
5 19 (3.05%) Base SAS
5 19 (3.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 18 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.25%) MySQL
7 14 (2.25%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.09%) Star Schema
9 11 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.77%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.61%) MS Access
11 9 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.28%) DB2
12 8 (1.28%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.28%) SAP BW
12 8 (1.28%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (5.62%) JIRA
2 24 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 21 (3.37%) Rational DOORS
3 21 (3.37%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.89%) Subversion
5 17 (2.73%) Maven
6 16 (2.57%) Visual Studio
7 14 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (2.25%) Cucumber
8 13 (2.09%) Selenium
9 12 (1.93%) Ant
10 10 (1.61%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.28%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.28%) NUnit
11 8 (1.28%) FitNesse
12 7 (1.12%) JMeter
12 7 (1.12%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.96%) JBehave
13 6 (0.96%) ClearCase
13 6 (0.96%) Appium
General
1 185 (29.70%) Finance
2 63 (10.11%) Banking
3 50 (8.03%) Retail
4 35 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.33%) Manufacturing
6 21 (3.37%) Back Office
6 21 (3.37%) Investment Banking
7 19 (3.05%) Legal
8 18 (2.89%) Marketing
9 15 (2.41%) Automotive
10 13 (2.09%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.61%) Front Office
11 10 (1.61%) Advertising
11 10 (1.61%) Retail Banking
12 8 (1.28%) Financial Institution
13 7 (1.12%) Avionics
14 6 (0.96%) Law
14 6 (0.96%) Billing
15 5 (0.80%) Electronics
16 4 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 264 (42.38%) Analyst
2 217 (34.83%) Business Analyst
3 133 (21.35%) Developer
4 46 (7.38%) Software Engineer
5 45 (7.22%) Senior Analyst
6 43 (6.90%) Architect
7 38 (6.10%) Senior Business Analyst
8 30 (4.82%) Project Manager
9 27 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
10 26 (4.17%) ETL Developer
11 25 (4.01%) Agile Business Analyst
12 20 (3.21%) Tester
13 19 (3.05%) Technical Tester
14 17 (2.73%) Systems Analyst
14 17 (2.73%) Java Developer
14 17 (2.73%) C# Developer
14 17 (2.73%) Designer
15 15 (2.41%) Consultant
15 15 (2.41%) Java Software Engineer
16 14 (2.25%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.27%) Web Services
2 48 (7.70%) XML
3 42 (6.74%) .NET
4 29 (4.65%) Spring
5 28 (4.49%) ASP.NET
5 28 (4.49%) Apache Camel
6 27 (4.33%) HTML
7 26 (4.17%) SOAP
8 23 (3.69%) CSS
9 21 (3.37%) Middleware
10 20 (3.21%) J2EE
11 19 (3.05%) JSON
12 18 (2.89%) XSD
13 17 (2.73%) jQuery
14 13 (2.09%) ActiveMQ
14 13 (2.09%) OSGi
15 12 (1.93%) Apache CXF
15 12 (1.93%) .NET Framework
16 11 (1.77%) HTML5
17 10 (1.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 90 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (9.31%) Management Information System
3 20 (3.21%) Derivative
4 17 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (2.09%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.77%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.61%) Fixed Income
7 10 (1.61%) User Experience
8 9 (1.44%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.44%) Equities
9 7 (1.12%) RIA
10 6 (0.96%) GIS
11 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.80%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.64%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.64%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.64%) Replication
12 4 (0.64%) Clustering
13 3 (0.48%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.48%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 76 (12.20%) Windows
2 72 (11.56%) UNIX
3 47 (7.54%) Linux
4 18 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (2.41%) Windows XP
6 9 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.28%) Solaris
8 7 (1.12%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.48%) CentOS
11 3 (0.48%) AIX
12 2 (0.32%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (17.34%) Business Analysis
3 105 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 103 (16.53%) UML
5 81 (13.00%) Project Management
6 74 (11.88%) Data Modelling
7 71 (11.40%) Scrum
7 71 (11.40%) Use Case
8 68 (10.91%) Unit Testing
8 68 (10.91%) Migration
9 66 (10.59%) ETL
10 65 (10.43%) Software Engineering
11 62 (9.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 61 (9.79%) Change Management
13 58 (9.31%) SDLC
14 57 (9.15%) GAP Analysis
15 51 (8.19%) Configuration Management
16 47 (7.54%) Waterfall
17 44 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
18 42 (6.74%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 113 (18.14%) SQL
2 90 (14.45%) Java
3 56 (8.99%) C++
4 51 (8.19%) C#
5 25 (4.01%) JavaScript
5 25 (4.01%) Python
6 24 (3.85%) C
7 19 (3.05%) SAS Macro
8 17 (2.73%) Perl
9 10 (1.61%) Ada
10 8 (1.28%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.12%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.96%) PHP
13 5 (0.80%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.80%) VB
14 4 (0.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 3 (0.48%) Scala
15 3 (0.48%) Ruby
15 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 112 (17.98%) Security Cleared
2 92 (14.77%) SC Cleared
3 26 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 25 (4.01%) Degree
5 13 (2.09%) ISEB
6 6 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (0.80%) ACCA
7 5 (0.80%) CIMA
7 5 (0.80%) MOS
8 4 (0.64%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.48%) PMP
9 3 (0.48%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.16%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.16%) Siebel Certification
10 1 (0.16%) HND
10 1 (0.16%) PhD
10 1 (0.16%) MCPD
10 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.03%) QA
2 21 (3.37%) SLA
3 12 (1.93%) Basel III
3 12 (1.93%) Solvency II
4 11 (1.77%) Basel II
5 8 (1.28%) DO-178B
6 6 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.80%) FATCA
7 5 (0.80%) COREP
7 5 (0.80%) FINREP
8 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.48%) GAAP
9 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.48%) IEC 61508
9 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.32%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.32%) WCAG
11 1 (0.16%) COBIT
11 1 (0.16%) MiFID
11 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 20 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.05%) VMware ESX
3 6 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.48%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.48%) Docker
5 2 (0.32%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.16%) Firmware
6 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (3.05%) Puppet
2 18 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.12%) Control-M
3 7 (1.12%) Nagios
4 6 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.64%) SmokePing
5 4 (0.64%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.64%) Cacti
6 3 (0.48%) Ansible
6 3 (0.48%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (0.32%) SCOM
7 2 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.32%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.16%) Nmap
8 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.16%) Iperf
Vendors
1 99 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 48 (7.70%) Oracle
3 32 (5.14%) HP
3 32 (5.14%) Greenplum
4 25 (4.01%) Red Hat
5 21 (3.37%) VMware
5 21 (3.37%) IBM
6 20 (3.21%) SAP
7 17 (2.73%) Cognos
8 15 (2.41%) Luciad
9 14 (2.25%) Tableau
9 14 (2.25%) Informatica
10 13 (2.09%) Teradata
11 12 (1.93%) Atlassian
12 11 (1.77%) MicroStrategy
13 10 (1.61%) Pega
14 9 (1.44%) Sybase
15 8 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (1.12%) Cisco
17 5 (0.80%) Adobe
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375-£475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Search Consultancy
Rate: £350.00 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Austin Fraser
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates paid weekly
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Taunton
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Barking
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago