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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 394 347 348
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 237 296 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.59% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.74% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 181 159
Median daily rate £450 £422 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £55.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.00 £24.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £34.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £51.00 £33.42
% change year-on-year
-26.47% +52.60%
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
41108 39802 37510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27552 25663 24073
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1132 1135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +1.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -47 87 £500 +17.64% 25
South East -6 36 £350 -6.66% 10
South West -12 26 £500 +5.26% 7
East Midlands +7 23 £385 -8.73% 5
North West +1 23 £425 +13.33% 11
Yorkshire +11 14 £470 +13.93% 6
West Midlands -3 13 £500 - 2
East of England +1 11 £388 -3.12% 10
Midlands - 4 £413 -
North East -45 2 £483 +60.83% 2
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 188 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (26.58%) Finance
3 106 (19.17%) Security Cleared
4 101 (18.26%) UML
5 99 (17.90%) SQL
5 99 (17.90%) Business Analysis
6 96 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 89 (16.09%) Software Engineering
8 87 (15.73%) Use Case
9 86 (15.55%) Microsoft
10 83 (15.01%) Data Modelling
10 83 (15.01%) Java
10 83 (15.01%) OO
10 83 (15.01%) Scrum
11 82 (14.83%) Project Management
12 80 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
13 73 (13.20%) Windows
14 63 (11.39%) HTML
15 62 (11.21%) SDLC
16 61 (11.03%) OOD
17 60 (10.85%) Web Services
18 59 (10.67%) Banking
19 58 (10.49%) TDD
19 58 (10.49%) Unix
20 57 (10.31%) Data Analysis
21 56 (10.13%) XML
21 56 (10.13%) Oracle
22 55 (9.95%) C
22 55 (9.95%) Derivative
22 55 (9.95%) Degree

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 33 (5.97%) CMS
2 25 (4.52%) Confluence
3 23 (4.16%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (2.35%) Apache
4 13 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
7 6 (1.08%) SAS
8 5 (0.90%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.90%) JBoss
9 4 (0.72%) EPiServer CMS
9 4 (0.72%) IIS
9 4 (0.72%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (0.54%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.36%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.36%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.36%) Mule
11 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (8.32%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 25 (4.52%) MS Office
4 13 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.63%) MS Project
6 5 (0.90%) Simulink
7 4 (0.72%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.36%) SPSS
9 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (0.90%) Summit
2 4 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.72%) Front Arena
3 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.36%) Lorenzo
4 2 (0.36%) Maximo
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) Kondor
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.18%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.27%) SaaS
2 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.36%) Office 365
5 1 (0.18%) GitHub
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.35%) Internet
2 7 (1.27%) Firewall
3 6 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.90%) AMQP
4 5 (0.90%) HTTP
5 4 (0.72%) LAN
5 4 (0.72%) SAN
5 4 (0.72%) WAN
6 3 (0.54%) Network Security
7 2 (0.36%) ATM
7 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.36%) Wireless
7 2 (0.36%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.18%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.18%) DNS
8 1 (0.18%) NAS
8 1 (0.18%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (4.70%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.52%) Oracle Database
5 22 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (3.80%) NoSQL
7 19 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (3.25%) MySQL
9 16 (2.89%) OrientDB
10 15 (2.71%) Big Data
11 14 (2.53%) Neo4j
12 13 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (1.99%) GIS
13 11 (1.99%) Hadoop
13 11 (1.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (1.45%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.27%) QlikView
15 7 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (1.08%) MS Access
16 6 (1.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 54 (9.76%) Subversion
2 31 (5.61%) ClearCase
3 30 (5.42%) JIRA
4 28 (5.06%) Ant
4 28 (5.06%) NUnit
5 26 (4.70%) CppUnit
5 26 (4.70%) GoogleTest
6 23 (4.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (3.44%) Git (software)
8 18 (3.25%) Bitbucket
8 18 (3.25%) Jenkins
8 18 (3.25%) Rational DOORS
9 12 (2.17%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.99%) Selenium
10 11 (1.99%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.27%) Rational Rhapsody
12 6 (1.08%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.08%) PowerDesigner
13 5 (0.90%) JUnit
14 4 (0.72%) VisualAge
General
1 147 (26.58%) Finance
2 59 (10.67%) Banking
3 35 (6.33%) Retail
4 25 (4.52%) Front Office
5 23 (4.16%) Investment Banking
6 19 (3.44%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.44%) Telecoms
7 18 (3.25%) Marketing
8 17 (3.07%) Aerospace
9 16 (2.89%) Advertising
10 15 (2.71%) Local Government
11 8 (1.45%) Legal
12 7 (1.27%) Back Office
13 5 (0.90%) Avionics
14 4 (0.72%) Law
14 4 (0.72%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.54%) Automotive
15 3 (0.54%) Electronics
15 3 (0.54%) International Banking
15 3 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 217 (39.24%) Analyst
2 185 (33.45%) Business Analyst
3 123 (22.24%) Developer
4 69 (12.48%) Architect
5 39 (7.05%) Software Engineer
6 26 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (3.98%) Project Manager
8 20 (3.62%) Java Developer
9 19 (3.44%) C# Developer
10 17 (3.07%) C Developer
10 17 (3.07%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (2.53%) Data Business Analyst
11 14 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (2.53%) Senior Business Analyst
12 13 (2.35%) Agile Business Analyst
12 13 (2.35%) C++ Developer
12 13 (2.35%) Designer
12 13 (2.35%) Finance Business Analyst
12 13 (2.35%) Financial Analyst
12 13 (2.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (11.39%) HTML
2 60 (10.85%) Web Services
3 56 (10.13%) XML
4 49 (8.86%) .NET
5 46 (8.32%) CSS
6 39 (7.05%) HTML5
7 31 (5.61%) CSS3
7 31 (5.61%) Spring
8 28 (5.06%) .NET Framework
9 27 (4.88%) Java EE
10 23 (4.16%) JSF
11 16 (2.89%) AngularJS
11 16 (2.89%) EJB
12 13 (2.35%) Apache Camel
13 12 (2.17%) REST
14 11 (1.99%) Apache CXF
14 11 (1.99%) jQuery
14 11 (1.99%) XSD
15 9 (1.63%) MDX
16 8 (1.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (9.95%) Derivative
3 35 (6.33%) Management Information System
4 34 (6.15%) User Experience
5 29 (5.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 19 (3.44%) Cyberthreat
7 17 (3.07%) Fixed Income
7 17 (3.07%) Wiki
8 14 (2.53%) Equity Derivative
8 14 (2.53%) Visualisation
9 13 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.17%) Data Integration
10 12 (2.17%) NHS
11 11 (1.99%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.99%) Market Risk
12 9 (1.63%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.63%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.63%) Ergonomics
13 8 (1.45%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.27%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.20%) Windows
2 58 (10.49%) Unix
3 51 (9.22%) Linux
4 32 (5.79%) Windows Server
5 19 (3.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (3.44%) Windows XP
6 12 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.36%) Android
9 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.36%) Solaris
10 1 (0.18%) AIX
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (18.26%) UML
3 99 (17.90%) Business Analysis
4 96 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 89 (16.09%) Software Engineering
6 87 (15.73%) Use Case
7 83 (15.01%) Data Modelling
7 83 (15.01%) OO
7 83 (15.01%) Scrum
8 82 (14.83%) Project Management
9 62 (11.21%) SDLC
10 61 (11.03%) OOD
11 58 (10.49%) TDD
12 57 (10.31%) Data Analysis
13 51 (9.22%) Configuration Management
14 48 (8.68%) Migration
15 43 (7.78%) Change Management
16 42 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
17 40 (7.23%) Integration Testing
17 40 (7.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 99 (17.90%) SQL
2 83 (15.01%) Java
3 55 (9.95%) C
4 53 (9.58%) C++
5 50 (9.04%) Python
6 44 (7.96%) C#
7 34 (6.15%) JavaScript
8 27 (4.88%) PL/SQL
9 18 (3.25%) Ruby
9 18 (3.25%) Scala
10 10 (1.81%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.08%) Perl
11 6 (1.08%) Tcl
11 6 (1.08%) VC++
12 5 (0.90%) MATLAB
12 5 (0.90%) PHP
13 4 (0.72%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.54%) VB
14 3 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 106 (19.17%) Security Cleared
2 55 (9.95%) Degree
3 49 (8.86%) SC Cleared
4 44 (7.96%) DV Cleared
5 15 (2.71%) ISEB
6 8 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.08%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.08%) PMP
8 6 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.54%) CBAP
11 3 (0.54%) CCNA
11 3 (0.54%) RHCE
12 2 (0.36%) IIBA
12 2 (0.36%) MBA
13 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.23%) QA
2 14 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.99%) WCAG
4 10 (1.81%) SLA
5 7 (1.27%) Solvency II
6 6 (1.08%) DO-178B
7 5 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.90%) HL7
8 4 (0.72%) Basel II
8 4 (0.72%) Basel III
8 4 (0.72%) DICOM
8 4 (0.72%) MiFID
9 1 (0.18%) FATCA
9 1 (0.18%) GxP
9 1 (0.18%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (4.70%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.98%) VMware ESX
3 10 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.54%) Firmware
6 1 (0.18%) SRDF
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) Data Guard
1 4 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.72%) Puppet
2 3 (0.54%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.36%) Cacti
3 2 (0.36%) Kibana
3 2 (0.36%) Opsview
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.18%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 86 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 56 (10.13%) Oracle
3 38 (6.87%) Red Hat
4 27 (4.88%) VMware
5 16 (2.89%) SAP
6 15 (2.71%) EPiServer
6 15 (2.71%) HP
7 13 (2.35%) Pega
8 12 (2.17%) IBM
9 11 (1.99%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.99%) Luciad
9 11 (1.99%) Sitecore
10 10 (1.81%) Murex
11 9 (1.63%) Calypso
12 8 (1.45%) Cisco
12 8 (1.45%) Sybase
13 6 (1.08%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.90%) Capita
14 5 (0.90%) ESRI
14 5 (0.90%) Google
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