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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 307 296 294
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 296 278 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.61% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.81% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 175 92
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£425 £435 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +13.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 10
Average hourly rate £41.25 £19.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.10% -51.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.06 £19.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.95 £35.80 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £39.13
% change year-on-year
+110.52% -51.43%
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
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +11 152 £450 -4.35% 29
South East -43 42 £360 - 12
South West -7 35 £481 +6.88% 8
North West +1 22 £400 +2.56% 3
East of England -1 16 £356 -5.00% 4
West Midlands -2 13 £425 +1.79% 7
East Midlands -5 7 £457 +8.04% 5
Yorkshire -25 5 £380 +32.17% 2
North East +1 4 £300 - 2
Requirements Analysis
UK

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 185 (30.88%) Finance
2 143 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (19.20%) SQL
4 113 (18.86%) Banking
5 112 (18.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 104 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
7 101 (16.86%) Microsoft
8 97 (16.19%) Oracle
9 95 (15.86%) Business Analysis
9 95 (15.86%) Security Cleared
10 92 (15.36%) UML
11 88 (14.69%) Java
11 88 (14.69%) Data Modelling
12 85 (14.19%) Project Management
13 80 (13.36%) SC Cleared
14 77 (12.85%) Software Engineering
15 61 (10.18%) UNIX
16 60 (10.02%) SQL Server
16 60 (10.02%) Data Warehouse
17 59 (9.85%) User Acceptance Testing
18 58 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
19 57 (9.52%) MS Excel
20 56 (9.35%) Linux
21 55 (9.18%) XML
22 53 (8.85%) Scrum
23 52 (8.68%) QA
24 50 (8.35%) Workflow
24 50 (8.35%) Degree
24 50 (8.35%) Windows
25 49 (8.18%) Business Intelligence

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (3.01%) JBoss
2 15 (2.50%) Confluence
3 14 (2.34%) Apache
4 13 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.84%) CMS
6 8 (1.34%) Lync
7 6 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.67%) NetWeaver
8 4 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.50%) Liferay
9 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.50%) Jetty
9 3 (0.50%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.33%) AquaLogic
10 2 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 57 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 43 (7.18%) MS Visio
3 27 (4.51%) MS Office
4 12 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.83%) MS Project
7 4 (0.67%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.33%) Simulink
9 1 (0.17%) Shockwave
9 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
1 12 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
2 11 (1.84%) Oracle Cash Management
3 8 (1.34%) VisionPLUS
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.83%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.50%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.50%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.33%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.17%) Summit
7 1 (0.17%) Agresso
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.50%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.33%) Force.com
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.17%) IaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.84%) WAN
2 14 (2.34%) Firewall
3 13 (2.17%) LAN
4 12 (2.00%) Telnet
4 12 (2.00%) Network Security
4 12 (2.00%) Radio Access Network
5 11 (1.84%) FTP
5 11 (1.84%) MPLS
6 10 (1.67%) SNMP
6 10 (1.67%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.50%) OSPF
8 8 (1.34%) SAN
8 8 (1.34%) ATM
8 8 (1.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (1.17%) 3G
9 7 (1.17%) Ethernet
9 7 (1.17%) IPv6
10 6 (1.00%) VoIP
10 6 (1.00%) VPN
10 6 (1.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.02%) SQL Server
1 60 (10.02%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (6.01%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.01%) RDBMS
5 22 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (3.34%) QlikView
7 18 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (2.84%) MySQL
9 16 (2.67%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.17%) Star Schema
10 13 (2.17%) PowerCenter
11 10 (1.67%) Snowflake Schema
12 8 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.34%) MS Access
13 6 (1.00%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.00%) Big Data
14 5 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (5.34%) Rational DOORS
2 24 (4.01%) JIRA
3 17 (2.84%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.50%) Maven
5 12 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 11 (1.84%) ClearCase
6 11 (1.84%) JUnit
7 9 (1.50%) ClearQuest
8 8 (1.34%) Subversion
9 6 (1.00%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.67%) GCC
11 4 (0.67%) Ant
11 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.50%) GDB
13 2 (0.33%) GoogleTest
13 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.33%) NUnit
General
1 185 (30.88%) Finance
2 113 (18.86%) Banking
3 41 (6.84%) Retail
4 31 (5.18%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.51%) Back Office
6 24 (4.01%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.67%) Front Office
8 21 (3.51%) Manufacturing
8 21 (3.51%) Retail Banking
9 18 (3.01%) Advertising
9 18 (3.01%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.84%) Legal
11 9 (1.50%) Automotive
11 9 (1.50%) Marketing
12 8 (1.34%) Publishing
13 6 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (1.00%) Multimedia
13 6 (1.00%) Avionics
14 5 (0.83%) German Language
14 5 (0.83%) Billing
Job Titles
1 261 (43.57%) Analyst
2 211 (35.23%) Business Analyst
3 150 (25.04%) Developer
4 42 (7.01%) Software Engineer
5 40 (6.68%) Architect
6 35 (5.84%) Senior Analyst
6 35 (5.84%) Java Developer
7 29 (4.84%) Senior Business Analyst
8 23 (3.84%) Systems Engineer
9 20 (3.34%) Systems Analyst
10 18 (3.01%) Project Manager
11 16 (2.67%) Consultant
11 16 (2.67%) Technical Leader
12 15 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (2.17%) Senior Developer
13 13 (2.17%) Technical Business Analyst
13 13 (2.17%) Database Developer
13 13 (2.17%) Informatica Developer
14 12 (2.00%) Software Developer
14 12 (2.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.18%) XML
2 42 (7.01%) .NET
3 35 (5.84%) Web Services
4 28 (4.67%) Middleware
4 28 (4.67%) HTML
5 23 (3.84%) Hibernate
6 22 (3.67%) ASP.NET
7 16 (2.67%) CSS
8 15 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (2.34%) Spring
9 14 (2.34%) J2EE
9 14 (2.34%) SOAP
10 13 (2.17%) JSP
10 13 (2.17%) JSON
11 11 (1.84%) GWT
11 11 (1.84%) RESTful
11 11 (1.84%) OSGi
11 11 (1.84%) JAX-RS
11 11 (1.84%) Apache Camel
11 11 (1.84%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 104 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.51%) Management Information System
3 25 (4.17%) Derivative
3 25 (4.17%) User Experience
4 22 (3.67%) Visualisation
5 19 (3.17%) NHS
6 15 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (2.17%) SWIFT
9 11 (1.84%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.34%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.34%) Credit Risk
10 8 (1.34%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.00%) Open Source
12 6 (1.00%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
13 5 (0.83%) Economics
13 5 (0.83%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.18%) UNIX
2 56 (9.35%) Linux
3 50 (8.35%) Windows
4 16 (2.67%) Windows XP
4 16 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.83%) Android
5 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.67%) AIX
6 4 (0.67%) Windows 2000
7 3 (0.50%) Solaris
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (18.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 95 (15.86%) Business Analysis
4 92 (15.36%) UML
5 88 (14.69%) Data Modelling
6 85 (14.19%) Project Management
7 77 (12.85%) Software Engineering
8 59 (9.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 58 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
10 53 (8.85%) Scrum
11 50 (8.35%) Workflow
12 49 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
13 47 (7.85%) ETL
14 45 (7.51%) Configuration Management
15 37 (6.18%) OO
16 36 (6.01%) Business Transformation
17 35 (5.84%) Analytics
17 35 (5.84%) Waterfall
17 35 (5.84%) Validation
18 34 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 115 (19.20%) SQL
2 88 (14.69%) Java
3 44 (7.35%) C++
4 35 (5.84%) JavaScript
5 33 (5.51%) C
6 31 (5.18%) C#
7 18 (3.01%) Perl
8 17 (2.84%) Ada
9 12 (2.00%) Python
10 11 (1.84%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.84%) VBA
11 9 (1.50%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.34%) VB
12 8 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.34%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.00%) Ruby
14 5 (0.83%) Delphi
15 4 (0.67%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.67%) Lua
16 3 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 95 (15.86%) Security Cleared
2 80 (13.36%) SC Cleared
3 50 (8.35%) Degree
4 21 (3.51%) ISEB
5 15 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (2.34%) VCP4
7 11 (1.84%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.67%) CCIE
9 9 (1.50%) CCNP
10 8 (1.34%) CISSP
11 6 (1.00%) ACCA
11 6 (1.00%) CIMA
11 6 (1.00%) MOS
12 4 (0.67%) IIBA
12 4 (0.67%) CCSA
12 4 (0.67%) CCSE
12 4 (0.67%) CCSP
13 3 (0.50%) CBAP
13 3 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
14 2 (0.33%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.68%) QA
2 18 (3.01%) Basel III
3 17 (2.84%) Solvency II
4 16 (2.67%) Basel II
5 9 (1.50%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.50%) EMIR
6 8 (1.34%) COREP
7 6 (1.00%) FINREP
7 6 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.00%) DO-178B
7 6 (1.00%) FATCA
8 5 (0.83%) SLA
9 4 (0.67%) HL7
10 3 (0.50%) DICOM
10 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.50%) MiFID
10 3 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.33%) UCITS
12 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.17%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 26 (4.34%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.34%) VMware ESX
3 10 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.00%) Firmware
5 4 (0.67%) PowerHA
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.50%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.50%) HDFS
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (1.84%) Puppet
2 8 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.17%) OpenView
3 1 (0.17%) Control-M
3 1 (0.17%) SCCM
3 1 (0.17%) SCOM
3 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 101 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 97 (16.19%) Oracle
3 31 (5.18%) SAP
4 27 (4.51%) VMware
4 27 (4.51%) Tableau
5 22 (3.67%) Cisco
6 19 (3.17%) Business Objects
7 18 (3.01%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.84%) HP
9 16 (2.67%) Informatica
10 13 (2.17%) Sybase
10 13 (2.17%) IBM
11 11 (1.84%) Atlassian
11 11 (1.84%) Google
12 9 (1.50%) Greenplum
13 7 (1.17%) EMC
14 6 (1.00%) Citrix
15 5 (0.83%) CheckPoint
15 5 (0.83%) Nortel
16 4 (0.67%) Cognos
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