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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 333 335 306
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -29
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 266 238 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.66% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 130 168
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£405 £424 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 12
Average hourly rate £35.31 £35.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.52% -16.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.93 £30.40 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.95 £56.48 £65.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £35.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -16.47%
Requirements Analysis
UK

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
37309 35800 38541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.52% 73.75% 71.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23546 22412 22771
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 970 1387
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +11 101 £438 -0.28% 32
South East +31 63 £375 - 17
South West -12 39 £488 +16.07% 4
East of England -1 27 £350 -12.50% 7
North West -7 12 £400 +20.30% 3
West Midlands -17 8 £430 +22.85% 2
Yorkshire -3 7 £275 -26.66% 5
East Midlands -19 4 - - 2
North East - 3 £463 - 4
Requirements Analysis
UK

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 161 (29.93%) Finance
2 112 (20.82%) Business Analysis
3 110 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (15.80%) UML
5 83 (15.43%) Data Modelling
6 79 (14.68%) SQL
6 79 (14.68%) Banking
7 74 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
8 72 (13.38%) Microsoft
9 71 (13.20%) Project Management
10 68 (12.64%) Oracle
11 61 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
12 58 (10.78%) GAP Analysis
13 57 (10.59%) Security Cleared
14 56 (10.41%) Java
15 54 (10.04%) XML
16 50 (9.29%) SQL Server
16 50 (9.29%) MS Visio
17 44 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (7.81%) DSDM
18 42 (7.81%) SAP
18 42 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
19 41 (7.62%) SC Cleared
20 40 (7.43%) Degree
21 38 (7.06%) Software Engineering
21 38 (7.06%) Business Transformation
22 37 (6.88%) MS Excel
23 36 (6.69%) Linux
23 36 (6.69%) Validation
24 34 (6.32%) Data Analysis

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 27 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.53%) Confluence
3 14 (2.60%) Apache
4 13 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (2.04%) CMS
6 10 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.49%) SAS
8 6 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.12%) IIS
8 6 (1.12%) Apache ServiceMix
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%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.74%) Alfresco
Applications
1 50 (9.29%) MS Visio
2 37 (6.88%) MS Excel
3 27 (5.02%) MS Office
4 9 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.12%) MS Project
6 5 (0.93%) Stata
7 4 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.74%) Tridion
2 4 (0.74%) SAP PS
2 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.74%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.56%) SAP CS
3 3 (0.56%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.56%) TRIRIGA
4 2 (0.37%) Agresso
4 2 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.37%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.19%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) 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 8 (1.49%) WAN
2 7 (1.30%) Internet
3 6 (1.12%) 3G
3 6 (1.12%) SAN
3 6 (1.12%) DSL
3 6 (1.12%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (0.93%) 2G
5 4 (0.74%) LTE
5 4 (0.74%) Telnet
5 4 (0.74%) SNMP
5 4 (0.74%) DNS
5 4 (0.74%) LAN
6 3 (0.56%) DHCP
6 3 (0.56%) Intranet
6 3 (0.56%) Wireless
6 3 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.37%) 4G
7 2 (0.37%) AMQP
7 2 (0.37%) VoIP
7 2 (0.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (9.29%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.53%) MySQL
4 19 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.86%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.86%) PowerCenter
9 9 (1.67%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.49%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.30%) SAP BI
11 7 (1.30%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.12%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.93%) SAP BW
13 5 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 25 (4.65%) JIRA
2 21 (3.90%) Maven
3 20 (3.72%) Rational DOORS
4 16 (2.97%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.42%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.67%) JUnit
6 9 (1.67%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.12%) Selenium
8 5 (0.93%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (0.74%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.56%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.56%) NUnit
10 3 (0.56%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.56%) Rational Rose
11 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.37%) Hudson
11 2 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 161 (29.93%) Finance
2 79 (14.68%) Banking
3 29 (5.39%) Retail
3 29 (5.39%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.53%) Investment Banking
5 16 (2.97%) Marketing
6 13 (2.42%) Advertising
7 12 (2.23%) Publishing
8 11 (2.04%) Front Office
9 10 (1.86%) Billing
10 9 (1.67%) Back Office
10 9 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.67%) Legal
11 7 (1.30%) Military
11 7 (1.30%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.93%) Avionics
12 5 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.74%) Automotive
14 3 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 272 (50.56%) Analyst
2 225 (41.82%) Business Analyst
3 87 (16.17%) Developer
4 56 (10.41%) Architect
5 50 (9.29%) Senior Analyst
6 49 (9.11%) Senior Business Analyst
7 27 (5.02%) Project Manager
8 21 (3.90%) Software Engineer
9 19 (3.53%) Systems Analyst
9 19 (3.53%) Technical Architect
10 18 (3.35%) Consultant
10 18 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (2.79%) Payments Business Analyst
12 13 (2.42%) Data Analyst
13 10 (1.86%) Java Developer
13 10 (1.86%) Tester
13 10 (1.86%) Informatica Developer
13 10 (1.86%) Requirements Analyst
13 10 (1.86%) IT Business Analyst
14 9 (1.67%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (10.04%) XML
2 32 (5.95%) .NET
3 24 (4.46%) Web Services
3 24 (4.46%) Middleware
4 23 (4.28%) HTML
5 19 (3.53%) SOAP
6 17 (3.16%) ActiveMQ
7 15 (2.79%) XSD
7 15 (2.79%) CSS
8 14 (2.60%) JSON
9 12 (2.23%) Apache Camel
10 11 (2.04%) J2EE
10 11 (2.04%) ASP.NET
10 11 (2.04%) JSP
11 10 (1.86%) XSLT
11 10 (1.86%) Spring
11 10 (1.86%) OSGi
12 8 (1.49%) WCF
12 8 (1.49%) jQuery
12 8 (1.49%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 15 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 15 (2.79%) Computer Science
2 14 (2.60%) Derivative
2 14 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.86%) NHS
4 9 (1.67%) Open Source
5 8 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.49%) Reference Data
5 8 (1.49%) Data Integration
6 7 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.12%) SWIFT
7 6 (1.12%) FMCG
7 6 (1.12%) Life Science
7 6 (1.12%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.74%) Biology
8 4 (0.74%) AS400
8 4 (0.74%) Credit Risk
8 4 (0.74%) HACMP
8 4 (0.74%) PMI
8 4 (0.74%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.69%) Linux
2 33 (6.13%) Windows
3 31 (5.76%) UNIX
4 5 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.93%) Android
5 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.74%) AIX
6 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.19%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (20.82%) Business Analysis
2 110 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 85 (15.80%) UML
4 83 (15.43%) Data Modelling
5 71 (13.20%) Project Management
6 61 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
7 58 (10.78%) GAP Analysis
8 44 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (7.81%) DSDM
9 42 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 38 (7.06%) Software Engineering
10 38 (7.06%) Business Transformation
11 36 (6.69%) Validation
12 34 (6.32%) Data Analysis
12 34 (6.32%) PRINCE2
13 33 (6.13%) Migration
14 31 (5.76%) Scrum
14 31 (5.76%) Configuration Management
15 30 (5.58%) ITIL
16 27 (5.02%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 79 (14.68%) SQL
2 56 (10.41%) Java
3 25 (4.65%) C#
4 22 (4.09%) C++
4 22 (4.09%) JavaScript
5 16 (2.97%) C
6 10 (1.86%) Perl
7 8 (1.49%) PHP
7 8 (1.49%) VBA
8 7 (1.30%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.12%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.12%) VB
9 6 (1.12%) Ada
10 4 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.56%) VB6
11 3 (0.56%) Ruby
11 3 (0.56%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.56%) ABAP
11 3 (0.56%) VBScript
11 3 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (10.59%) Security Cleared
2 41 (7.62%) SC Cleared
3 40 (7.43%) Degree
4 19 (3.53%) ISEB
5 11 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.49%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.12%) CIMA
7 6 (1.12%) ACCA
7 6 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.56%) PMP
10 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.56%) CISSP
10 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.37%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.37%) CCA
11 2 (0.37%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.83%) QA
2 18 (3.35%) Basel II
2 18 (3.35%) Solvency II
3 17 (3.16%) Basel III
4 11 (2.04%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (1.49%) FATCA
6 8 (1.49%) COREP
7 7 (1.30%) FINREP
8 4 (0.74%) COBIT
8 4 (0.74%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.37%) SLA
11 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 10 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.74%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.74%) PowerHA
4 3 (0.56%) vSphere
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.37%) XenApp
6 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.74%) Puppet
3 3 (0.56%) CA LISA
4 2 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.19%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 72 (13.38%) Microsoft
2 68 (12.64%) Oracle
3 42 (7.81%) SAP
4 20 (3.72%) Business Objects
5 15 (2.79%) Informatica
6 13 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.42%) JBoss
6 13 (2.42%) Atlassian
7 12 (2.23%) IBM
8 11 (2.04%) Citrix
9 10 (1.86%) VMware
10 9 (1.67%) Capita
11 7 (1.30%) Tableau
11 7 (1.30%) HP
11 7 (1.30%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.12%) Greenplum
12 6 (1.12%) Primavera
13 5 (0.93%) Endeca
13 5 (0.93%) Huawei
13 5 (0.93%) Sitecore
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £250 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Millennium Business Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Royal College of General Practitioners
Rate: Up to £74,954 pro rata (17.5 hours a week)
Posted: 13 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 19 days ago