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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 396 334 360
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +26
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 248 323 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.61% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.76% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 182 145
Median daily rate £445 £433 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £327 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 6
Median hourly rate £49.46 £55.00 £35.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% +55.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £35.55 £34.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.50 £55.00 £36.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £55.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
-10.07% +55.75%
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
41809 42609 40117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.03% 80.40% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27858 28200 25340
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1145 1121
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £22.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Requirements Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -53 80 £475 -5.00% 24
South East +23 71 £425 +13.33% 6
East Midlands +21 41 £444 +10.93% 2
West Midlands -28 17 £490 +22.50% 3
North West -14 13 £350 -22.22% 8
South West -12 11 £625 +28.20% 11
Yorkshire +1 9 £486 +29.46% 4
East of England -7 6 £345 -1.42% 6
North East -25 1 - -
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 183 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (32.37%) Finance
3 105 (21.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (18.88%) Business Analysis
5 89 (18.46%) Java
6 88 (18.26%) SQL
6 88 (18.26%) Security Cleared
7 84 (17.43%) Data Modelling
8 81 (16.80%) Scrum
9 76 (15.77%) Software Engineering
10 75 (15.56%) Use Case
11 71 (14.73%) UML
12 67 (13.90%) Project Management
13 61 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
14 58 (12.03%) Unix
15 57 (11.83%) Windows
15 57 (11.83%) SDLC
16 54 (11.20%) Linux
17 51 (10.58%) OO
17 51 (10.58%) Microsoft
18 49 (10.17%) Change Management
18 49 (10.17%) Data Analysis
18 49 (10.17%) Banking
19 48 (9.96%) Oracle
19 48 (9.96%) User Acceptance Testing
20 47 (9.75%) SC Cleared
21 45 (9.34%) Systems Analysis
22 43 (8.92%) Retail
22 43 (8.92%) .NET
22 43 (8.92%) C

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (5.81%) Confluence
2 12 (2.49%) Apache
3 10 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.66%) CMS
5 5 (1.04%) JBoss
5 5 (1.04%) Mule
5 5 (1.04%) NetWeaver
5 5 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.83%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.62%) EPiServer CMS
7 3 (0.62%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.62%) Mule ESB
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.41%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.41%) SAP EP
8 2 (0.41%) SAS
8 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.15%) MS Visio
3 15 (3.11%) MS Office
3 15 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.28%) MS Project
5 3 (0.62%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.41%) Simulink
7 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.83%) Front Arena
4 4 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.83%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.62%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 3 (0.62%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 3 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.41%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.41%) Maximo
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.21%) Primavera
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.04%) SaaS
2 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.41%) IaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
5 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.49%) Internet
2 9 (1.87%) AMQP
3 8 (1.66%) Firewall
3 8 (1.66%) HTTP
4 7 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.24%) LAN
5 6 (1.24%) WAN
6 4 (0.83%) Network Security
7 3 (0.62%) Extranet
7 3 (0.62%) SAN
8 2 (0.41%) ATM
8 2 (0.41%) Intranet
8 2 (0.41%) LDAP
8 2 (0.41%) PCoIP
8 2 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.41%) Wireless
8 2 (0.41%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.21%) PBX
9 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.68%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (4.77%) Big Data
5 20 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.32%) Oracle Database
7 15 (3.11%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.11%) MySQL
7 15 (3.11%) OrientDB
7 15 (3.11%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.90%) Neo4j
9 13 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.07%) Pentaho
11 8 (1.66%) GIS
11 8 (1.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.45%) Cognos Report Studio
13 6 (1.24%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 41 (8.51%) JIRA
2 31 (6.43%) Subversion
3 23 (4.77%) Ant
3 23 (4.77%) NUnit
4 22 (4.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 21 (4.36%) ClearCase
6 20 (4.15%) CppUnit
6 20 (4.15%) GoogleTest
6 20 (4.15%) Jenkins
7 19 (3.94%) Rational DOORS
8 18 (3.73%) Bitbucket
9 13 (2.70%) Visual Studio
10 10 (2.07%) Selenium
11 8 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.24%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.24%) JUnit
13 5 (1.04%) Git (software)
14 4 (0.83%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.83%) Rational Rhapsody
14 4 (0.83%) Toad
General
1 156 (32.37%) Finance
2 49 (10.17%) Banking
3 43 (8.92%) Retail
4 26 (5.39%) Marketing
5 15 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.90%) Advertising
6 14 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.70%) Local Government
8 12 (2.49%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.87%) Legal
10 8 (1.66%) Back Office
10 8 (1.66%) Front Office
11 6 (1.24%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.24%) Law
12 5 (1.04%) Avionics
13 4 (0.83%) Electronics
13 4 (0.83%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.62%) Games
14 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 213 (44.19%) Analyst
2 172 (35.68%) Business Analyst
3 90 (18.67%) Developer
4 58 (12.03%) Architect
5 30 (6.22%) Software Engineer
6 23 (4.77%) Java Developer
7 20 (4.15%) Technical Analyst
8 19 (3.94%) Consultant
9 18 (3.73%) Agile Business Analyst
9 18 (3.73%) Technical Business Analyst
10 17 (3.53%) Project Manager
11 16 (3.32%) Business Manager
11 16 (3.32%) C Developer
11 16 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (2.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (2.49%) Data Business Analyst
12 12 (2.49%) Software Developer
13 11 (2.28%) C++ Developer
13 11 (2.28%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (2.28%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (8.92%) .NET
2 42 (8.71%) HTML
3 39 (8.09%) XML
4 35 (7.26%) Web Services
5 33 (6.85%) Spring
6 30 (6.22%) CSS
7 29 (6.02%) Java EE
8 18 (3.73%) EJB
8 18 (3.73%) HTML5
9 17 (3.53%) JSF
10 15 (3.11%) CSS3
10 15 (3.11%) SOAP
11 14 (2.90%) J2EE
11 14 (2.90%) REST
12 13 (2.70%) .NET Framework
13 12 (2.49%) Middleware
13 12 (2.49%) XSD
14 11 (2.28%) JSON
15 9 (1.87%) ASP.NET
15 9 (1.87%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.77%) Derivative
4 22 (4.56%) User Experience
5 21 (4.36%) Cyberthreat
6 20 (4.15%) Wiki
7 14 (2.90%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.49%) Data Centre
9 10 (2.07%) Video on Demand
9 10 (2.07%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.87%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.87%) Market Risk
11 8 (1.66%) Credit Risk
11 8 (1.66%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.24%) Ergonomics
12 6 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.24%) Smart Meter
13 5 (1.04%) Clustering
13 5 (1.04%) Fixed Income
13 5 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (12.03%) Unix
2 57 (11.83%) Windows
3 54 (11.20%) Linux
4 19 (3.94%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.66%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.41%) Android
7 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.41%) Solaris
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (21.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 91 (18.88%) Business Analysis
4 84 (17.43%) Data Modelling
5 81 (16.80%) Scrum
6 76 (15.77%) Software Engineering
7 75 (15.56%) Use Case
8 71 (14.73%) UML
9 67 (13.90%) Project Management
10 57 (11.83%) SDLC
11 51 (10.58%) OO
12 49 (10.17%) Change Management
12 49 (10.17%) Data Analysis
13 48 (9.96%) User Acceptance Testing
14 45 (9.34%) Systems Analysis
15 39 (8.09%) Migration
16 38 (7.88%) TDD
17 37 (7.68%) ITIL
17 37 (7.68%) User Stories
18 36 (7.47%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 89 (18.46%) Java
2 88 (18.26%) SQL
3 43 (8.92%) C
4 35 (7.26%) JavaScript
5 31 (6.43%) C#
6 27 (5.60%) C++
7 20 (4.15%) Python
8 18 (3.73%) PL/SQL
8 18 (3.73%) Scala
9 17 (3.53%) Ruby
9 17 (3.53%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.66%) Perl
11 7 (1.45%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.04%) Ada
12 5 (1.04%) Ada 95
13 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.83%) VBA
14 3 (0.62%) Groovy
14 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.62%) VC++
Qualifications
1 88 (18.26%) Security Cleared
2 47 (9.75%) SC Cleared
3 40 (8.30%) Degree
4 36 (7.47%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.49%) ISEB
6 9 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.45%) PMP
8 5 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.62%) CCNA
10 3 (0.62%) HND
11 2 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.41%) CCA
11 2 (0.41%) CISA
11 2 (0.41%) CISM
11 2 (0.41%) MBA
11 2 (0.41%) RHCE
12 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.21%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.60%) QA
2 16 (3.32%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.45%) DO-178B
4 5 (1.04%) MiFID
5 2 (0.41%) GxP
5 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.21%) FATCA
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.87%) VMware ESX
3 8 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.41%) NFS
6 2 (0.41%) Samba
6 2 (0.41%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.41%) vSphere
6 2 (0.41%) XenApp
6 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.21%) Firmware
7 1 (0.21%) HDFS
7 1 (0.21%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (0.83%) Data Guard
1 4 (0.83%) Tivoli
1 4 (0.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.62%) Puppet
3 2 (0.41%) Cacti
3 2 (0.41%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.41%) Kibana
3 2 (0.41%) Opsview
4 1 (0.21%) FlexNet
4 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.21%) logstash
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 48 (9.96%) Oracle
3 29 (6.02%) SAP
4 27 (5.60%) Red Hat
5 16 (3.32%) HP
5 16 (3.32%) VMware
6 13 (2.70%) Cognos
7 11 (2.28%) Atlassian
7 11 (2.28%) Cisco
8 10 (2.07%) IBM
8 10 (2.07%) Sybase
9 7 (1.45%) Rally
10 6 (1.24%) Avaya
10 6 (1.24%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.24%) MuleSoft
10 6 (1.24%) Vertica
11 5 (1.04%) Informatica
11 5 (1.04%) Murex
11 5 (1.04%) NetApp
11 5 (1.04%) Pega
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