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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 290 324 324
Rank change year-on-year
+34 0
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 330 283 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.61% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 177 167
Average daily rate £400 £400 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £550 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 2
Average hourly rate £44.00 £41.25 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +39.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.27 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +35.59%
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
38364 35865 34140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.30% 77.81% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25447 23262 21094
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
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 average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 964 1067
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -35 91 £475 +6.74% 26
South East +15 71 £340 -2.85% 15
South West +18 54 £350 -26.31% 13
North West +6 43 £400 - 7
West Midlands -1 22 £400 +18.51% 1
East Midlands +5 21 £389 -2.81% 4
Yorkshire +1 16 £325 -16.66% 10
East of England -8 7 £363 +3.57% 10
South Coast - 2 - -
North East -28 1 £300 +30.43% 1
Requirements Analysis
UK

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 159 (26.63%) Finance
2 158 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (18.09%) SQL
4 106 (17.76%) Microsoft
5 102 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
6 98 (16.42%) UML
7 94 (15.75%) Business Analysis
8 92 (15.41%) Project Management
8 92 (15.41%) Use Case
9 90 (15.08%) Software Engineering
10 80 (13.40%) OO
10 80 (13.40%) Security Cleared
11 78 (13.07%) C++
12 77 (12.90%) Linux
13 74 (12.40%) Configuration Management
13 74 (12.40%) Windows
14 73 (12.23%) Unix
15 70 (11.73%) Banking
16 66 (11.06%) C
16 66 (11.06%) Data Modelling
17 65 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
18 64 (10.72%) Java
19 61 (10.22%) OOD
20 60 (10.05%) Python
20 60 (10.05%) HTML
20 60 (10.05%) Derivative
20 60 (10.05%) QA
21 58 (9.72%) Subversion
22 57 (9.55%) C#
22 57 (9.55%) Degree

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 29 (4.86%) CMS
2 18 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (2.51%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (1.68%) Confluence
6 9 (1.51%) Apache
7 8 (1.34%) EPiServer CMS
8 7 (1.17%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (0.84%) SAS
11 4 (0.67%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.67%) IIS
11 4 (0.67%) JBoss
11 4 (0.67%) NetWeaver
11 4 (0.67%) WebSphere Portal
12 3 (0.50%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.50%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.34%) Documentum
13 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 49 (8.21%) MS Office
3 44 (7.37%) MS Visio
4 19 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.01%) MS Project
6 7 (1.17%) Simulink
7 4 (0.67%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.50%) Stateflow
8 3 (0.50%) TargetLink
9 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.34%) SPSS
10 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.67%) Summit
3 3 (0.50%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.34%) Global One
4 2 (0.34%) Loan IQ
4 2 (0.34%) MFGPRO
4 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) Endur
5 1 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) RMDS
5 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.67%) SaaS
2 3 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.34%) Office 365
3 2 (0.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Force.com
4 1 (0.17%) IaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.51%) Firewall
2 9 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (1.34%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (1.17%) Network Security
4 7 (1.17%) Software-Defined Networking
5 6 (1.01%) SAN
6 5 (0.84%) Internet
6 5 (0.84%) WAN
7 4 (0.67%) LDAP
8 3 (0.50%) 2G
8 3 (0.50%) 3G
9 2 (0.34%) 4G
9 2 (0.34%) Intranet
9 2 (0.34%) LTE
9 2 (0.34%) NAS
9 2 (0.34%) SNMP
10 1 (0.17%) Diameter Protocol
10 1 (0.17%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.17%) VoLTE
10 1 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (6.03%) SQL Server
3 26 (4.36%) Relational Database
4 23 (3.85%) MySQL
5 21 (3.52%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (3.02%) Oracle Database
7 18 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.51%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.34%) QlikView
12 7 (1.17%) Big Data
12 7 (1.17%) GIS
13 6 (1.01%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.84%) SAP BW
14 5 (0.84%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 58 (9.72%) Subversion
2 39 (6.53%) ClearCase
3 36 (6.03%) Ant
4 35 (5.86%) CppUnit
4 35 (5.86%) GoogleTest
4 35 (5.86%) NUnit
5 31 (5.19%) Git (software)
6 27 (4.52%) JIRA
7 21 (3.52%) Rational DOORS
8 14 (2.35%) Selenium
9 13 (2.18%) SpecFlow
10 12 (2.01%) Jenkins
11 10 (1.68%) JMeter
11 10 (1.68%) Mercurial
12 8 (1.34%) Appium
12 8 (1.34%) JBehave
12 8 (1.34%) Visual Studio
13 7 (1.17%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.01%) Maven
15 5 (0.84%) JUnit
General
1 159 (26.63%) Finance
2 70 (11.73%) Banking
3 32 (5.36%) Retail
4 31 (5.19%) Front Office
5 29 (4.86%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 19 (3.18%) Telecoms
8 18 (3.02%) Back Office
9 16 (2.68%) Aerospace
10 11 (1.84%) Legal
11 9 (1.51%) Advertising
12 8 (1.34%) Retail Banking
13 7 (1.17%) Electronics
14 6 (1.01%) International Banking
14 6 (1.01%) Military
14 6 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.84%) Automotive
16 4 (0.67%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.67%) Marketing
16 4 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 228 (38.19%) Analyst
2 184 (30.82%) Business Analyst
3 132 (22.11%) Developer
4 75 (12.56%) Architect
5 44 (7.37%) Software Engineer
6 34 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
7 31 (5.19%) Project Manager
8 22 (3.69%) C Developer
9 21 (3.52%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (3.35%) Banking Analyst
10 20 (3.35%) C# Developer
10 20 (3.35%) Java Developer
11 18 (3.02%) Financial Analyst
12 16 (2.68%) Finance Business Analyst
13 15 (2.51%) Business Systems Analyst
13 15 (2.51%) Consultant
13 15 (2.51%) Data Business Analyst
14 14 (2.35%) Designer
15 13 (2.18%) Technical Architect
15 13 (2.18%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (10.05%) HTML
2 51 (8.54%) .NET
3 48 (8.04%) XML
4 45 (7.54%) Web Services
5 41 (6.87%) CSS
6 29 (4.86%) HTML5
7 27 (4.52%) .NET Framework
8 23 (3.85%) CSS3
9 18 (3.02%) jQuery
10 17 (2.85%) Spring
11 16 (2.68%) AngularJS
12 15 (2.51%) ASP.NET
12 15 (2.51%) JSF
13 13 (2.18%) Apache Camel
14 9 (1.51%) Apache CXF
15 8 (1.34%) J2EE
15 8 (1.34%) MDX
15 8 (1.34%) REST
15 8 (1.34%) SOAP
16 6 (1.01%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 102 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (10.05%) Derivative
3 37 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (3.52%) Data Centre
6 18 (3.02%) User Experience
7 17 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.68%) Equity Derivative
9 12 (2.01%) Data Integration
10 11 (1.84%) Fixed Income
11 9 (1.51%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.51%) e-Learning
11 9 (1.51%) NHS
12 8 (1.34%) Visualisation
13 7 (1.17%) Ergonomics
14 6 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 6 (1.01%) Data Structures
14 6 (1.01%) Equities
15 5 (0.84%) APACS
16 4 (0.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 77 (12.90%) Linux
2 74 (12.40%) Windows
3 73 (12.23%) Unix
4 29 (4.86%) Windows Server
5 22 (3.69%) Windows XP
6 18 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.17%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.01%) AIX
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Android
10 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (16.42%) UML
3 94 (15.75%) Business Analysis
4 92 (15.41%) Project Management
4 92 (15.41%) Use Case
5 90 (15.08%) Software Engineering
6 80 (13.40%) OO
7 74 (12.40%) Configuration Management
8 66 (11.06%) Data Modelling
9 65 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 61 (10.22%) OOD
11 56 (9.38%) SDLC
12 54 (9.05%) Migration
13 53 (8.88%) Multithreading
14 52 (8.71%) Scrum
15 50 (8.38%) Data Analysis
16 47 (7.87%) Integration Testing
17 46 (7.71%) Unit Testing
18 45 (7.54%) TDD
19 42 (7.04%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (18.09%) SQL
2 78 (13.07%) C++
3 66 (11.06%) C
4 64 (10.72%) Java
5 60 (10.05%) Python
6 57 (9.55%) C#
7 26 (4.36%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.18%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.51%) Ada
10 8 (1.34%) Perl
11 7 (1.17%) MATLAB
11 7 (1.17%) PHP
11 7 (1.17%) Ruby
12 6 (1.01%) Ada 95
12 6 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.84%) Ada 83
13 5 (0.84%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.84%) Tcl
14 4 (0.67%) Scala
14 4 (0.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 80 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 57 (9.55%) Degree
3 46 (7.71%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.52%) DV Cleared
5 19 (3.18%) ISEB
6 9 (1.51%) CCNP
6 9 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.51%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.67%) IIBA
9 4 (0.67%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.67%) PMP
9 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.50%) PCI QSA
11 2 (0.34%) APMP
11 2 (0.34%) CBAP
11 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (10.05%) QA
2 13 (2.18%) WCAG
3 10 (1.68%) MiFID
4 9 (1.51%) SLA
5 8 (1.34%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 8 (1.34%) EMIR
5 8 (1.34%) Solvency II
6 6 (1.01%) Basel II
6 6 (1.01%) Basel III
6 6 (1.01%) DO-178B
7 4 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.67%) HL7
7 4 (0.67%) MISRA
8 3 (0.50%) DICOM
8 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.34%) FATCA
9 2 (0.34%) GAAP
9 2 (0.34%) ISO26262
9 2 (0.34%) SEPA
System Software
1 26 (4.36%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.69%) VMware ESX
3 9 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.67%) PowerHA
5 2 (0.34%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.34%) Firmware
6 1 (0.17%) Docker
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.01%) Puppet
2 5 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.34%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.34%) Dollar Universe
4 2 (0.34%) SCCM
4 2 (0.34%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.34%) SCOM
4 2 (0.34%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.34%) SCSM
5 1 (0.17%) Ansible
5 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.17%) Kibana
5 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 106 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.21%) Oracle
3 24 (4.02%) VMware
4 23 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 21 (3.52%) EPiServer
6 17 (2.85%) SAP
7 13 (2.18%) Sitecore
8 11 (1.84%) HP
9 10 (1.68%) Cisco
9 10 (1.68%) Cognos
9 10 (1.68%) IBM
9 10 (1.68%) Pega
10 9 (1.51%) Luciad
10 9 (1.51%) Murex
11 8 (1.34%) Palo Alto
12 7 (1.17%) EMC
13 6 (1.01%) Calypso
13 6 (1.01%) Sybase
14 5 (0.84%) Informatica
14 5 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lincolnshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HFG
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £300 per day + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston
aap3
Rate: £30 - £45 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Plymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Sutton, Greater London
Reed Business Information
Rate: To £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + expenses
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago