The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 329 335 289
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -46
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 258 230 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.68% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 119 188
Average daily rate
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£422 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Average hourly rate £34.85 £39.51 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.78% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £30.00 £32.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.62 £56.38 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.93 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-17.82% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36184 34070 37593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.31% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22865 21114 22100
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1063 1001 1360
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Requirements Analysis
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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 23 July 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
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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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 -5 86 £450 +2.85% 21
South East +36 62 £375 -12.28% 17
South West -8 43 £451 +9.21% 10
East of England -4 21 £390 -29.09% 6
North West 0 18 £400 +20.30% 5
West Midlands -31 15 £425 +7.18%
Yorkshire +4 7 £275 -26.66% 8
East Midlands -28 1 £318 -30.60% 1
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 162 (30.11%) Finance
2 124 (23.05%) Business Analysis
3 107 (19.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 84 (15.61%) Data Modelling
5 79 (14.68%) Project Management
6 77 (14.31%) SQL
6 77 (14.31%) UML
6 77 (14.31%) Banking
7 66 (12.27%) Microsoft
8 65 (12.08%) Data Warehouse
9 59 (10.97%) Oracle
10 58 (10.78%) GAP Analysis
11 57 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (10.41%) Security Cleared
13 55 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
14 54 (10.04%) SQL Server
15 49 (9.11%) Java
16 45 (8.36%) XML
17 43 (7.99%) MS Visio
17 43 (7.99%) Migration
18 42 (7.81%) DSDM
18 42 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
18 42 (7.81%) Business Transformation
19 41 (7.62%) SC Cleared
20 39 (7.25%) .NET
21 36 (6.69%) Software Engineering
22 35 (6.51%) Degree
23 34 (6.32%) Data Analysis
23 34 (6.32%) Windows
23 34 (6.32%) MS Excel

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 26 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (2.42%) Confluence
4 12 (2.23%) Apache
5 11 (2.04%) CMS
6 9 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.49%) Apache ServiceMix
7 8 (1.49%) SAS
8 6 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (1.12%) Liferay
9 5 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.93%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.93%) IIS
10 4 (0.74%) Alfresco
10 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.74%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 43 (7.99%) MS Visio
2 34 (6.32%) MS Excel
3 26 (4.83%) MS Office
4 9 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.12%) MS Project
6 5 (0.93%) Stata
7 3 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.74%) Tridion
2 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.56%) SAP CS
3 3 (0.56%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.56%) TRIRIGA
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.37%) Agresso
4 2 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.37%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.12%) Internet
1 6 (1.12%) DSL
2 4 (0.74%) LAN
2 4 (0.74%) WAN
2 4 (0.74%) Wireless
2 4 (0.74%) AMQP
3 3 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (0.56%) 3G
3 3 (0.56%) VoIP
4 2 (0.37%) Intranet
4 2 (0.37%) DNS
4 2 (0.37%) MPLS
4 2 (0.37%) DHCP
4 2 (0.37%) FTP
4 2 (0.37%) SNMP
4 2 (0.37%) PSTN
4 2 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.37%) LTE
4 2 (0.37%) 2G
4 2 (0.37%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.08%) Data Warehouse
2 54 (10.04%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (1.86%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.67%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.67%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.67%) MySQL
9 9 (1.67%) PowerCenter
10 8 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.12%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.12%) JasperReports
12 5 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.93%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (4.65%) JIRA
2 22 (4.09%) Maven
3 18 (3.35%) Rational DOORS
4 15 (2.79%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.42%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.04%) JUnit
6 11 (2.04%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.67%) Axure RP
8 8 (1.49%) Selenium
9 6 (1.12%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (0.93%) LoadRunner
10 5 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.93%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.93%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.74%) Subversion
11 4 (0.74%) Rational Rose
12 3 (0.56%) NUnit
12 3 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
13 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 162 (30.11%) Finance
2 77 (14.31%) Banking
3 30 (5.58%) Retail
4 27 (5.02%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.35%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.79%) Advertising
7 13 (2.42%) Publishing
7 13 (2.42%) Marketing
8 12 (2.23%) Retail Banking
9 10 (1.86%) Billing
10 9 (1.67%) Legal
10 9 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.67%) Front Office
11 8 (1.49%) Back Office
12 7 (1.30%) Military
13 5 (0.93%) Avionics
14 4 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.74%) Automotive
15 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 276 (51.30%) Analyst
2 232 (43.12%) Business Analyst
3 79 (14.68%) Developer
4 60 (11.15%) Senior Analyst
5 56 (10.41%) Senior Business Analyst
5 56 (10.41%) Architect
6 26 (4.83%) Project Manager
7 22 (4.09%) Software Engineer
7 22 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (3.90%) Consultant
8 21 (3.90%) Systems Analyst
9 18 (3.35%) Technical Architect
10 17 (3.16%) Payments Business Analyst
11 13 (2.42%) IT Business Analyst
12 12 (2.23%) Tester
12 12 (2.23%) Data Analyst
13 10 (1.86%) Technical Analyst
14 9 (1.67%) Java Developer
14 9 (1.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 9 (1.67%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (8.36%) XML
2 39 (7.25%) .NET
3 27 (5.02%) Web Services
4 25 (4.65%) HTML
4 25 (4.65%) CSS
5 16 (2.97%) Middleware
6 14 (2.60%) Spring
7 13 (2.42%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (2.42%) ASP.NET
7 13 (2.42%) SOAP
7 13 (2.42%) jQuery
8 11 (2.04%) J2EE
9 10 (1.86%) XSD
9 10 (1.86%) JSON
9 10 (1.86%) Apache Camel
10 9 (1.67%) JSP
11 8 (1.49%) Hibernate
11 8 (1.49%) Drools
12 7 (1.30%) .NET Framework
12 7 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (3.35%) Management Information System
2 13 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (2.42%) NHS
3 11 (2.04%) Derivative
3 11 (2.04%) Open Source
3 11 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (1.67%) SWIFT
5 8 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.30%) Reference Data
6 7 (1.30%) APACS
7 6 (1.12%) GIS
8 5 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.74%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (0.74%) AS400
9 4 (0.74%) Equities
9 4 (0.74%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.74%) FMCG
9 4 (0.74%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.32%) Windows
2 23 (4.28%) Linux
3 17 (3.16%) UNIX
4 9 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.67%) Android
5 7 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.19%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (23.05%) Business Analysis
2 107 (19.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 84 (15.61%) Data Modelling
4 79 (14.68%) Project Management
5 77 (14.31%) UML
6 58 (10.78%) GAP Analysis
7 57 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (7.99%) Migration
10 42 (7.81%) DSDM
10 42 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 42 (7.81%) Business Transformation
11 36 (6.69%) Software Engineering
12 34 (6.32%) Data Analysis
12 34 (6.32%) Workflow
13 33 (6.13%) Change Management
14 32 (5.95%) Validation
14 32 (5.95%) Analytics
15 31 (5.76%) Scrum
16 29 (5.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 77 (14.31%) SQL
2 49 (9.11%) Java
3 27 (5.02%) JavaScript
4 22 (4.09%) C#
5 15 (2.79%) C++
6 13 (2.42%) C
7 12 (2.23%) PHP
8 7 (1.30%) VB
9 5 (0.93%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.93%) VBA
9 5 (0.93%) Ada
9 5 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.74%) Perl
11 3 (0.56%) VBScript
11 3 (0.56%) ABAP
11 3 (0.56%) R
11 3 (0.56%) VB6
11 3 (0.56%) Ruby
11 3 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 56 (10.41%) Security Cleared
2 41 (7.62%) SC Cleared
3 35 (6.51%) Degree
4 21 (3.90%) ISEB
5 11 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.49%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.93%) CIMA
9 5 (0.93%) ACCA
9 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.74%) MCSE
11 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.37%) CCA
12 2 (0.37%) CISSP
12 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.37%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.02%) QA
2 18 (3.35%) Basel II
2 18 (3.35%) Solvency II
3 17 (3.16%) Basel III
4 12 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.86%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.30%) FATCA
6 7 (1.30%) COREP
6 7 (1.30%) FINREP
7 4 (0.74%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.56%) SLA
9 2 (0.37%) COBIT
10 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (2.42%) Active Directory
1 13 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.67%) XenApp
3 6 (1.12%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.74%) vSphere
5 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.56%) CA LISA
3 2 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (0.37%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.19%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 66 (12.27%) Microsoft
2 59 (10.97%) Oracle
3 29 (5.39%) SAP
4 17 (3.16%) Citrix
5 13 (2.42%) Business Objects
5 13 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (2.42%) VMware
6 12 (2.23%) Informatica
7 9 (1.67%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.49%) Tableau
8 8 (1.49%) IBM
9 7 (1.30%) JBoss
9 7 (1.30%) Capita
10 6 (1.12%) HP
11 5 (0.93%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.93%) Endeca
11 5 (0.93%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.74%) Nintex
12 4 (0.74%) Huawei
12 4 (0.74%) FatWire
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