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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 310 333 337
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 318 265 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.54% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.71% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 167 130
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £33.42 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.57% -5.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £33.84 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+62.52% +1.77%
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
39551 37200 33391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.31% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26015 23704 20533
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 1117 1018
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +27 130 £419 -6.94% 29
South East -33 49 £375 - 15
South West -11 33 £473 +13.85% 6
East Midlands +15 26 £415 +14.48% 2
North West -18 26 £400 - 8
Yorkshire -4 20 £413 +23.13% 7
East of England +4 19 £400 -5.88% 9
West Midlands -3 10 £400 -3.03% 3
North East -14 3 £425 -19.04% 1
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 189 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (30.11%) Finance
3 129 (21.11%) SQL
4 123 (20.13%) Security Cleared
5 118 (19.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 107 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
7 104 (17.02%) SC Cleared
8 96 (15.71%) Business Analysis
9 93 (15.22%) Project Management
10 87 (14.24%) Java
11 86 (14.08%) UML
12 85 (13.91%) Microsoft
13 84 (13.75%) Unit Testing
14 80 (13.09%) Data Modelling
14 80 (13.09%) Software Engineering
15 79 (12.93%) UNIX
16 78 (12.77%) Windows
17 77 (12.60%) Banking
18 75 (12.27%) SQL Server
19 67 (10.97%) ETL
20 65 (10.64%) Oracle
21 60 (9.82%) C++
21 60 (9.82%) MS Excel
21 60 (9.82%) GAP Analysis
21 60 (9.82%) User Acceptance Testing
22 58 (9.49%) Migration
23 57 (9.33%) Change Management
24 56 (9.17%) Scrum
25 54 (8.84%) Management Information System
26 51 (8.35%) SDLC

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 24 (3.93%) SAS
2 23 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 6 (0.98%) Confluence
4 6 (0.98%) Node.js
4 6 (0.98%) WebLogic
4 6 (0.98%) ArcGIS
5 5 (0.82%) CMS
5 5 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (0.82%) AquaLogic
5 5 (0.82%) JBoss
5 5 (0.82%) Lync
6 4 (0.65%) IBM Notes
6 4 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.49%) Jetty
7 3 (0.49%) Apache
7 3 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.49%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 46 (7.53%) MS Visio
3 30 (4.91%) MS Office
4 16 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.15%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.16%) Shockwave
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.65%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.65%) VisionPLUS
5 3 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.49%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Utilities
5 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.16%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.16%) HFM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.15%) SaaS
2 5 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.33%) Force.com
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.80%) Internet
2 10 (1.64%) Diameter Protocol
3 8 (1.31%) LTE
3 8 (1.31%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (1.31%) 3G
3 8 (1.31%) GPRS
3 8 (1.31%) GSM
4 7 (1.15%) UMTS
4 7 (1.15%) 4G
5 6 (0.98%) Wireshark
5 6 (0.98%) VoIP
5 6 (0.98%) RTP
6 5 (0.82%) Intranet
6 5 (0.82%) Firewall
6 5 (0.82%) HSDPA
6 5 (0.82%) 2G
6 5 (0.82%) LDAP
6 5 (0.82%) DNS
6 5 (0.82%) RNC
6 5 (0.82%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (3.44%) Star Schema
5 18 (2.95%) Base SAS
5 18 (2.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 14 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.29%) MySQL
7 13 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.80%) MS Access
9 11 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.31%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.31%) QlikView
10 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.15%) DB2
12 6 (0.98%) Big Data
13 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (3.93%) JIRA
2 22 (3.60%) Subversion
3 16 (2.62%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (1.96%) Ant
5 11 (1.80%) ClearCase
5 11 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.64%) NUnit
6 10 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 10 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.47%) Selenium
7 9 (1.47%) JUnit
7 9 (1.47%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.15%) CppUnit
9 7 (1.15%) FitNesse
9 7 (1.15%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.15%) GoogleTest
10 4 (0.65%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (0.65%) ClearQuest
General
1 184 (30.11%) Finance
2 77 (12.60%) Banking
3 35 (5.73%) Retail
4 30 (4.91%) Investment Banking
5 29 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 25 (4.09%) Manufacturing
7 22 (3.60%) Back Office
8 17 (2.78%) Front Office
9 16 (2.62%) Legal
10 15 (2.45%) Marketing
11 13 (2.13%) Advertising
11 13 (2.13%) Automotive
12 8 (1.31%) Publishing
12 8 (1.31%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.31%) Retail Banking
12 8 (1.31%) Billing
13 7 (1.15%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.98%) Electronics
15 5 (0.82%) Law
16 4 (0.65%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 267 (43.70%) Analyst
2 221 (36.17%) Business Analyst
3 148 (24.22%) Developer
4 50 (8.18%) Software Engineer
5 49 (8.02%) Senior Analyst
6 45 (7.36%) Architect
7 42 (6.87%) Senior Business Analyst
8 34 (5.56%) ETL Developer
9 31 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
9 31 (5.07%) Project Manager
10 25 (4.09%) Agile Business Analyst
11 22 (3.60%) Java Developer
12 19 (3.11%) C# Developer
13 18 (2.95%) Systems Analyst
14 15 (2.45%) Java Software Engineer
15 14 (2.29%) Senior Developer
16 13 (2.13%) SAS Developer
17 12 (1.96%) Software Developer
17 12 (1.96%) C++ Developer
18 11 (1.80%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (8.18%) Web Services
2 46 (7.53%) XML
3 39 (6.38%) .NET
4 28 (4.58%) ASP.NET
5 24 (3.93%) Spring
6 21 (3.44%) HTML
7 19 (3.11%) CSS
8 18 (2.95%) J2EE
9 15 (2.45%) Hibernate
10 13 (2.13%) .NET Framework
11 12 (1.96%) jQuery
11 12 (1.96%) Apache Camel
12 10 (1.64%) Middleware
13 9 (1.47%) Apache CXF
13 9 (1.47%) WCF
14 8 (1.31%) Entity Framework
14 8 (1.31%) SOAP
15 7 (1.15%) XSLT
15 7 (1.15%) JSF
15 7 (1.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 107 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (8.84%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.58%) Derivative
4 25 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.80%) Fixed Income
5 11 (1.80%) Data Centre
6 10 (1.64%) Equities
7 9 (1.47%) GIS
7 9 (1.47%) User Experience
8 8 (1.31%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.15%) RIA
9 7 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.98%) Device Driver
11 5 (0.82%) NHS
11 5 (0.82%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.82%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (0.82%) Clustering
11 5 (0.82%) Social Media
12 4 (0.65%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 79 (12.93%) UNIX
2 78 (12.77%) Windows
3 44 (7.20%) Linux
4 23 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (3.27%) Windows XP
6 7 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.98%) Solaris
7 6 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.65%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (19.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 96 (15.71%) Business Analysis
4 93 (15.22%) Project Management
5 86 (14.08%) UML
6 84 (13.75%) Unit Testing
7 80 (13.09%) Software Engineering
7 80 (13.09%) Data Modelling
8 67 (10.97%) ETL
9 60 (9.82%) GAP Analysis
9 60 (9.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 58 (9.49%) Migration
11 57 (9.33%) Change Management
12 56 (9.17%) Scrum
13 51 (8.35%) SDLC
14 50 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
15 47 (7.69%) Configuration Management
16 46 (7.53%) Use Case
17 42 (6.87%) Data Analysis
18 40 (6.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 129 (21.11%) SQL
2 87 (14.24%) Java
3 60 (9.82%) C++
4 47 (7.69%) C#
5 29 (4.75%) C
5 29 (4.75%) Python
6 25 (4.09%) JavaScript
7 18 (2.95%) SAS Macro
8 14 (2.29%) Perl
9 13 (2.13%) Ada
10 9 (1.47%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.47%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.31%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.82%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 4 (0.65%) Lua
13 4 (0.65%) PHP
14 3 (0.49%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.49%) XPath
14 3 (0.49%) Ruby
14 3 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 123 (20.13%) Security Cleared
2 104 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 21 (3.44%) Degree
4 18 (2.95%) DV Cleared
5 16 (2.62%) ISEB
6 8 (1.31%) ACCA
6 8 (1.31%) CIMA
7 7 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.65%) MOS
9 3 (0.49%) PMP
9 3 (0.49%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.49%) IIBA
9 3 (0.49%) CBAP
10 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.33%) CFA
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.16%) MCPD
11 1 (0.16%) CITP
11 1 (0.16%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.86%) QA
2 14 (2.29%) SLA
2 14 (2.29%) Basel III
2 14 (2.29%) Solvency II
3 13 (2.13%) Basel II
4 9 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.31%) FATCA
5 8 (1.31%) COREP
5 8 (1.31%) FINREP
6 6 (0.98%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.82%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.65%) HL7
9 3 (0.49%) DICOM
9 3 (0.49%) GAAP
9 3 (0.49%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.49%) EMIR
10 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 14443
10 1 (0.16%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 25 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.27%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.49%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.33%) HDFS
4 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.15%) Control-M
3 5 (0.82%) Nagios
4 4 (0.65%) Puppet
4 4 (0.65%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.65%) Cacti
4 4 (0.65%) SmokePing
5 3 (0.49%) SCOM
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.33%) Iperf
6 2 (0.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.16%) Nmap
7 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 85 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 65 (10.64%) Oracle
3 38 (6.22%) Greenplum
4 26 (4.26%) HP
5 25 (4.09%) Red Hat
6 23 (3.76%) Tableau
6 23 (3.76%) VMware
7 21 (3.44%) SAP
8 17 (2.78%) IBM
9 13 (2.13%) Sybase
10 12 (1.96%) Luciad
11 11 (1.80%) Pega
12 10 (1.64%) Informatica
13 9 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.15%) Remedy
14 7 (1.15%) Cognos
14 7 (1.15%) Teradata
15 6 (0.98%) Adobe
16 5 (0.82%) Cisco
16 5 (0.82%) Business Objects
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