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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 321 344 339
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 301 231 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.64% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 121 114
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.44 £22.50 £33.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £56.16 £66.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.19%
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
39268 35881 37304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.89% 74.60% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 25483 22750 22122
Average daily rate £423 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1030 1408
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 October 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 October 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 +48 134 £425 -5.55% 17
South East -3 52 £345 -3.15% 10
South West -12 36 £470 +10.26% 9
East Midlands +20 26 £400 -15.87% 1
East of England -21 21 £300 -19.13% 2
Yorkshire -6 11 £275 -26.66% 9
West Midlands -19 10 £435 +20.83% 6
North West -16 6 £413 +28.90% 7
North East - 3 £400 - 2
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 151 (27.11%) Finance
2 119 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 106 (19.03%) Business Analysis
4 95 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (16.88%) SQL
5 94 (16.88%) Microsoft
6 93 (16.70%) UML
7 80 (14.36%) Oracle
8 75 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
8 75 (13.46%) Banking
9 73 (13.11%) Security Cleared
10 72 (12.93%) Java
11 68 (12.21%) Data Modelling
12 67 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
13 65 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
14 64 (11.49%) GAP Analysis
15 58 (10.41%) Degree
15 58 (10.41%) XML
16 56 (10.05%) SC Cleared
17 55 (9.87%) SQL Server
18 53 (9.52%) Project Management
19 52 (9.34%) UNIX
20 51 (9.16%) MS Visio
21 50 (8.98%) MS Excel
21 50 (8.98%) Scrum
22 48 (8.62%) Linux
22 48 (8.62%) SAP
22 48 (8.62%) Configuration Management
23 43 (7.72%) DSDM
23 43 (7.72%) Software Engineering

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 30 (5.39%) Confluence
2 26 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 24 (4.31%) JBoss
4 21 (3.77%) Apache
5 14 (2.51%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.62%) CMS
6 9 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.08%) Liferay
8 6 (1.08%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.08%) NetWeaver
8 6 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.90%) SAS
9 5 (0.90%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
9 5 (0.90%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.72%) Lync
10 4 (0.72%) Alfresco
Applications
1 51 (9.16%) MS Visio
2 50 (8.98%) MS Excel
3 26 (4.67%) MS Office
4 12 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.90%) MS Project
6 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.36%) Stata
8 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.18%) SPSS
8 1 (0.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.80%) SAP PS
3 7 (1.26%) SAP ERP
4 6 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.72%) VisionPLUS
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.72%) Tridion
6 3 (0.54%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.54%) TRIRIGA
7 2 (0.36%) TIBCO iProcess
7 2 (0.36%) Agresso
7 2 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.18%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.18%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.18%) SAP CS
8 1 (0.18%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.18%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) IaaS
2 1 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.95%) WAN
2 14 (2.51%) Telnet
3 13 (2.33%) SAN
3 13 (2.33%) SNMP
3 13 (2.33%) LAN
4 11 (1.97%) FTP
4 11 (1.97%) MPLS
4 11 (1.97%) Radio Access Network
5 10 (1.80%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.62%) OSPF
6 9 (1.62%) Firewall
7 8 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (1.44%) 3G
8 7 (1.26%) 2G
8 7 (1.26%) Internet
9 6 (1.08%) Network Security
9 6 (1.08%) LTE
10 5 (0.90%) DNS
11 4 (0.72%) DHCP
11 4 (0.72%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
2 55 (9.87%) SQL Server
3 29 (5.21%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.49%) MySQL
5 19 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (2.15%) QlikView
9 11 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.97%) RDBMS
9 11 (1.97%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 10 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (1.62%) PowerCenter
11 9 (1.62%) SAP BI
12 8 (1.44%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.44%) Big Data
13 7 (1.26%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 35 (6.28%) JIRA
2 26 (4.67%) Maven
3 23 (4.13%) Jenkins
4 21 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 19 (3.41%) Rational DOORS
6 9 (1.62%) JUnit
7 7 (1.26%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.08%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.90%) Selenium
10 4 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.72%) Rational Rose
10 4 (0.72%) Subversion
11 3 (0.54%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.54%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.36%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.36%) ClearQuest
12 2 (0.36%) NUnit
13 1 (0.18%) MagicDraw
13 1 (0.18%) Xcode
General
1 151 (27.11%) Finance
2 75 (13.46%) Banking
3 35 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 33 (5.92%) Retail
5 21 (3.77%) Front Office
6 17 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.05%) Marketing
7 16 (2.87%) Advertising
8 13 (2.33%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.80%) Back Office
9 10 (1.80%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.62%) Legal
11 7 (1.26%) Publishing
11 7 (1.26%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.90%) Automotive
12 5 (0.90%) Military
12 5 (0.90%) Billing
13 4 (0.72%) Local Government
13 4 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 248 (44.52%) Analyst
2 201 (36.09%) Business Analyst
3 118 (21.18%) Developer
4 55 (9.87%) Architect
5 40 (7.18%) Senior Business Analyst
5 40 (7.18%) Senior Analyst
6 28 (5.03%) Project Manager
7 19 (3.41%) Software Engineer
8 18 (3.23%) Consultant
9 17 (3.05%) Middleware Developer
10 16 (2.87%) Java Developer
11 14 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
13 12 (2.15%) Technical Leader
13 12 (2.15%) Database Developer
13 12 (2.15%) Support Analyst
14 11 (1.97%) Systems Engineer
14 11 (1.97%) Technical Architect
14 11 (1.97%) Requirements Analyst
14 11 (1.97%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (10.41%) XML
2 35 (6.28%) .NET
2 35 (6.28%) Middleware
3 32 (5.75%) HTML
4 29 (5.21%) Web Services
5 27 (4.85%) SOAP
6 24 (4.31%) ActiveMQ
7 23 (4.13%) JSON
8 22 (3.95%) XSD
9 18 (3.23%) ASP.NET
9 18 (3.23%) OSGi
9 18 (3.23%) Apache Camel
10 17 (3.05%) CSS
11 15 (2.69%) J2EE
12 13 (2.33%) JSP
13 12 (2.15%) Hibernate
14 10 (1.80%) Ajax
14 10 (1.80%) XSLT
15 9 (1.62%) DHTML
15 9 (1.62%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.31%) User Experience
4 22 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.59%) NHS
5 20 (3.59%) Data Structures
6 13 (2.33%) Derivative
7 10 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.62%) HACMP
8 9 (1.62%) Data Integration
8 9 (1.62%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.44%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.44%) Life Science
9 8 (1.44%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.08%) Biology
10 6 (1.08%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.90%) FMCG
11 5 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.34%) UNIX
2 48 (8.62%) Linux
3 39 (7.00%) Windows
4 9 (1.62%) AIX
4 9 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.44%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.08%) Android
6 6 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.36%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 106 (19.03%) Business Analysis
3 95 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (16.70%) UML
5 68 (12.21%) Data Modelling
6 65 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
7 64 (11.49%) GAP Analysis
8 53 (9.52%) Project Management
9 50 (8.98%) Scrum
10 48 (8.62%) Configuration Management
11 43 (7.72%) DSDM
11 43 (7.72%) Software Engineering
12 42 (7.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 41 (7.36%) ETL
14 40 (7.18%) Workflow
15 36 (6.46%) Validation
16 33 (5.92%) Business Transformation
17 32 (5.75%) Data Analysis
18 31 (5.57%) Analytics
19 29 (5.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 94 (16.88%) SQL
2 72 (12.93%) Java
3 32 (5.75%) C#
4 31 (5.57%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.39%) C++
6 19 (3.41%) C
7 17 (3.05%) Perl
8 13 (2.33%) VBA
9 11 (1.97%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.44%) PHP
10 8 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.26%) VB
11 7 (1.26%) Ada
11 7 (1.26%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.90%) Delphi
13 3 (0.54%) VBScript
13 3 (0.54%) Ruby
14 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 73 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 58 (10.41%) Degree
3 56 (10.05%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.51%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.15%) ISEB
6 10 (1.80%) CISSP
6 10 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.62%) CCIE
8 8 (1.44%) CCNP
9 7 (1.26%) ACCA
9 7 (1.26%) CIMA
10 4 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.54%) PMP
11 3 (0.54%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.54%) CBAP
12 2 (0.36%) IIBA
12 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.59%) QA
2 17 (3.05%) Basel II
2 17 (3.05%) Basel III
2 17 (3.05%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.97%) COREP
4 9 (1.62%) FATCA
5 8 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.26%) FINREP
7 6 (1.08%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.90%) SLA
9 4 (0.72%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.36%) UCITS
10 2 (0.36%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.36%) COBIT
11 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.18%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.18%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 17 (3.05%) VMware ESX
2 15 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.62%) PowerHA
5 6 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.72%) Firmware
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.18%) HDFS
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
7 1 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (2.87%) Puppet
2 6 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.54%) CA LISA
4 2 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.18%) SCCM
5 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.18%) OpenView
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.18%) Control-M
5 1 (0.18%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 94 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 80 (14.36%) Oracle
3 48 (8.62%) SAP
4 35 (6.28%) Business Objects
5 22 (3.95%) VMware
6 21 (3.77%) Atlassian
6 21 (3.77%) IBM
7 16 (2.87%) HP
8 14 (2.51%) Informatica
9 12 (2.15%) Cisco
9 12 (2.15%) Cognos
9 12 (2.15%) Primavera
10 10 (1.80%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.62%) TIBCO
11 9 (1.62%) EMC
12 8 (1.44%) Capita
12 8 (1.44%) Greenplum
13 7 (1.26%) Tableau
13 7 (1.26%) Huawei
13 7 (1.26%) NetApp
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