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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 410 321 350
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +29
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 237 340 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.66% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.82% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 189 159
Median daily rate £425 £413 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 9
Median hourly rate £49.46 £55.00 £34.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% +57.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £42.25 £27.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £55.00 £36.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £55.00 £34.93
% change year-on-year
-10.07% +57.48%
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
41454 41365 38999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 80.00% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27626 27425 24650
Median daily rate £448 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1085 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 2016.

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 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -43 73 £445 -1.05% 20
South East +11 72 £400 +6.66% 9
East Midlands -5 27 £419 +2.76% 9
West Midlands -26 19 £495 +23.75% 4
North West -10 16 £390 -5.45% 11
Yorkshire -7 12 £435 +10.47% 4
East of England +8 8 £360 -0.68% 5
South West -22 8 £500 - 8
North East -36 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 England region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 166 (33.95%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (30.67%) Finance
3 103 (21.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 90 (18.40%) Business Analysis
5 89 (18.20%) Security Cleared
6 88 (18.00%) Java
7 85 (17.38%) Data Modelling
8 84 (17.18%) SQL
9 83 (16.97%) Use Case
10 82 (16.77%) Software Engineering
11 79 (16.16%) UML
12 73 (14.93%) Scrum
13 70 (14.31%) Project Management
14 63 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
15 62 (12.68%) SDLC
16 59 (12.07%) OO
17 54 (11.04%) Windows
17 54 (11.04%) Linux
18 52 (10.63%) Data Analysis
19 50 (10.22%) Unix
20 49 (10.02%) Oracle
21 48 (9.82%) Microsoft
21 48 (9.82%) Degree
21 48 (9.82%) Banking
22 47 (9.61%) HTML
22 47 (9.61%) XML
23 46 (9.41%) SC Cleared
24 43 (8.79%) C
25 42 (8.59%) Systems Analysis
26 41 (8.38%) JIRA

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 29 (5.93%) Confluence
2 20 (4.09%) CMS
3 14 (2.86%) Apache
4 11 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.02%) JBoss
6 5 (1.02%) Mule
7 4 (0.82%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.61%) EPiServer CMS
8 3 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.61%) Mule ESB
8 3 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.61%) SAS
8 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.41%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.27%) MS Visio
3 15 (3.07%) MS Office
4 11 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.64%) MS Project
6 3 (0.61%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.61%) Simulink
7 2 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.82%) Front Arena
4 4 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.61%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 3 (0.61%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.41%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.41%) Maximo
6 2 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.20%) Kondor
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.23%) SaaS
2 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) GitHub
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.45%) Internet
2 9 (1.84%) AMQP
3 8 (1.64%) HTTP
4 7 (1.43%) Firewall
4 7 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.02%) LAN
5 5 (1.02%) WAN
6 4 (0.82%) Network Security
7 3 (0.61%) SAN
8 2 (0.41%) ATM
8 2 (0.41%) LDAP
8 2 (0.41%) PCoIP
8 2 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.41%) Wireless
8 2 (0.41%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.20%) DNS
9 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.20%) PBX
9 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.16%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (4.70%) Big Data
4 21 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (4.09%) Oracle Database
5 20 (4.09%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (3.48%) OrientDB
7 16 (3.27%) MySQL
8 15 (3.07%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.07%) Neo4j
9 10 (2.04%) Pentaho
9 10 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.64%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.43%) Cognos Report Studio
12 7 (1.43%) QlikView
12 7 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (8.38%) JIRA
2 34 (6.95%) Subversion
3 25 (5.11%) Ant
4 24 (4.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 24 (4.91%) NUnit
5 23 (4.70%) ClearCase
6 22 (4.50%) CppUnit
6 22 (4.50%) GoogleTest
7 20 (4.09%) Jenkins
8 19 (3.89%) Bitbucket
9 18 (3.68%) Rational DOORS
10 14 (2.86%) Visual Studio
11 11 (2.25%) Selenium
12 6 (1.23%) PowerDesigner
13 5 (1.02%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.02%) Git (software)
13 5 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
13 5 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (0.82%) Toad
14 4 (0.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 150 (30.67%) Finance
2 48 (9.82%) Banking
3 34 (6.95%) Retail
4 24 (4.91%) Marketing
5 20 (4.09%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.07%) Local Government
7 13 (2.66%) Advertising
7 13 (2.66%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.66%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.84%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.84%) Legal
9 8 (1.64%) Front Office
10 7 (1.43%) Back Office
11 6 (1.23%) Law
12 5 (1.02%) Avionics
13 4 (0.82%) Electronics
13 4 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.61%) Automotive
14 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 212 (43.35%) Analyst
2 173 (35.38%) Business Analyst
3 93 (19.02%) Developer
4 59 (12.07%) Architect
5 30 (6.13%) Software Engineer
6 18 (3.68%) C Developer
6 18 (3.68%) Consultant
6 18 (3.68%) Java Developer
6 18 (3.68%) Technical Analyst
7 17 (3.48%) Agile Business Analyst
8 16 (3.27%) Technical Business Analyst
9 15 (3.07%) C++ Developer
9 15 (3.07%) Project Manager
9 15 (3.07%) Software Developer
10 14 (2.86%) Data Business Analyst
11 12 (2.45%) Designer
11 12 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (2.45%) Senior Business Analyst
11 12 (2.45%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (2.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.61%) HTML
1 47 (9.61%) XML
2 39 (7.98%) .NET
3 38 (7.77%) CSS
4 37 (7.57%) Web Services
5 29 (5.93%) Java EE
6 27 (5.52%) Spring
7 24 (4.91%) HTML5
8 20 (4.09%) CSS3
9 18 (3.68%) JSF
10 17 (3.48%) EJB
11 14 (2.86%) REST
12 13 (2.66%) .NET Framework
12 13 (2.66%) SOAP
12 13 (2.66%) XSD
13 10 (2.04%) JSON
14 9 (1.84%) J2EE
15 8 (1.64%) ASP.NET
16 7 (1.43%) WSDL
16 7 (1.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.13%) Management Information System
2 30 (6.13%) User Experience
3 28 (5.73%) Derivative
4 21 (4.29%) Wiki
5 20 (4.09%) Cyberthreat
6 12 (2.45%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.45%) Market Risk
6 12 (2.45%) Visualisation
7 10 (2.04%) Credit Risk
7 10 (2.04%) Data Integration
7 10 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.04%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.04%) Video on Demand
8 9 (1.84%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.84%) NHS
9 8 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.43%) Ergonomics
10 7 (1.43%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.04%) Linux
1 54 (11.04%) Windows
2 50 (10.22%) Unix
3 17 (3.48%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (1.43%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.41%) Android
6 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.41%) Solaris
6 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (33.95%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (21.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 90 (18.40%) Business Analysis
4 85 (17.38%) Data Modelling
5 83 (16.97%) Use Case
6 82 (16.77%) Software Engineering
7 79 (16.16%) UML
8 73 (14.93%) Scrum
9 70 (14.31%) Project Management
10 62 (12.68%) SDLC
11 59 (12.07%) OO
12 52 (10.63%) Data Analysis
13 42 (8.59%) Systems Analysis
14 41 (8.38%) OOD
15 40 (8.18%) Change Management
15 40 (8.18%) TDD
15 40 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
16 37 (7.57%) Workflow
17 35 (7.16%) User Stories
17 35 (7.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 88 (18.00%) Java
2 84 (17.18%) SQL
3 43 (8.79%) C
4 37 (7.57%) JavaScript
5 34 (6.95%) C++
6 32 (6.54%) C#
7 26 (5.32%) Python
8 20 (4.09%) PL/SQL
8 20 (4.09%) Scala
9 19 (3.89%) Ruby
10 17 (3.48%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.84%) Perl
12 7 (1.43%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.02%) Ada
13 5 (1.02%) Ada 95
13 5 (1.02%) VC++
14 4 (0.82%) VBA
15 3 (0.61%) Groovy
15 3 (0.61%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 89 (18.20%) Security Cleared
2 48 (9.82%) Degree
3 46 (9.41%) SC Cleared
4 39 (7.98%) DV Cleared
5 14 (2.86%) ISEB
6 9 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.23%) PMP
8 5 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.82%) CBAP
9 4 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.61%) CCNA
10 3 (0.61%) HND
11 2 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.41%) CCA
11 2 (0.41%) MBA
11 2 (0.41%) RHCE
12 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.20%) IIBA
12 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.73%) QA
2 15 (3.07%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.64%) DO-178B
4 5 (1.02%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.82%) MiFID
6 2 (0.41%) GxP
6 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.41%) SLA
7 1 (0.20%) Basel II
7 1 (0.20%) Basel III
7 1 (0.20%) DICOM
7 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.20%) FATCA
7 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (2.04%) VMware ESX
2 8 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.61%) Firmware
6 2 (0.41%) NFS
6 2 (0.41%) Samba
6 2 (0.41%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.41%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (0.82%) Data Guard
1 4 (0.82%) Tivoli
1 4 (0.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.61%) Puppet
3 2 (0.41%) Cacti
3 2 (0.41%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.41%) Kibana
3 2 (0.41%) Opsview
4 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (10.02%) Oracle
2 48 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.32%) Red Hat
4 24 (4.91%) SAP
5 16 (3.27%) HP
5 16 (3.27%) VMware
6 12 (2.45%) Cognos
6 12 (2.45%) IBM
7 11 (2.25%) Atlassian
8 10 (2.04%) Cisco
9 9 (1.84%) MuleSoft
9 9 (1.84%) Sybase
10 6 (1.23%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.23%) Murex
10 6 (1.23%) Vertica
11 5 (1.02%) Calypso
11 5 (1.02%) Informatica
11 5 (1.02%) NetApp
11 5 (1.02%) Pega
12 4 (0.82%) WorldPay
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