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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 324 329 313
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 296 254 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 159 123
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£422 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -5.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Average hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £39.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £33.42 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+52.60% -21.36%
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
38728 36307 31355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.28% 75.63% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24983 23317 19199
Average daily rate £418 £400 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.07%
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 1116 1099 985
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -12.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £50.00 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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 +41 124 £425 -1.56% 35
South East -28 42 £375 - 15
South West +2 31 £475 +18.75% 13
East Midlands +9 28 £422 +16.37% 3
East of England +1 19 £400 -5.88% 9
North West -26 19 £375 -4.82% 8
Yorkshire -6 15 £413 +23.13% 3
West Midlands -13 10 £500 +21.21% 5
North East - 6 £300 - 1
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (31.79%) Finance
2 167 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (19.24%) Security Cleared
4 111 (19.07%) SQL
5 107 (18.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 107 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
6 96 (16.49%) Business Analysis
7 94 (16.15%) Banking
8 91 (15.64%) Project Management
8 91 (15.64%) SC Cleared
9 89 (15.29%) Data Modelling
10 81 (13.92%) Java
11 77 (13.23%) Microsoft
12 74 (12.71%) Software Engineering
13 72 (12.37%) UML
14 70 (12.03%) Oracle
15 68 (11.68%) Unit Testing
16 64 (11.00%) SQL Server
16 64 (11.00%) UNIX
16 64 (11.00%) Windows
17 57 (9.79%) ETL
18 53 (9.11%) MS Excel
18 53 (9.11%) User Acceptance Testing
19 52 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
20 48 (8.25%) MS Visio
20 48 (8.25%) C++
20 48 (8.25%) Migration
21 47 (8.08%) XML
22 46 (7.90%) Management Information System
22 46 (7.90%) Change Management

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.89%) SAS
3 8 (1.37%) CMS
4 7 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.20%) ArcGIS
5 6 (1.03%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.03%) Confluence
5 6 (1.03%) Lync
5 6 (1.03%) Node.js
6 5 (0.86%) JBoss
6 5 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.86%) AquaLogic
7 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.69%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.52%) Apache
8 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.52%) Jetty
8 3 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.52%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 48 (8.25%) MS Visio
3 27 (4.64%) MS Office
4 14 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.20%) MS Project
6 4 (0.69%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.17%) Shockwave
9 1 (0.17%) SPSS
9 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.69%) VisionPLUS
3 4 (0.69%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.52%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.52%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Utilities
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.17%) HFM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Summit
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.20%) SaaS
2 5 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.34%) Force.com
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.20%) VoIP
1 7 (1.20%) Multicast
2 6 (1.03%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (1.03%) VPN
2 6 (1.03%) DNS
2 6 (1.03%) RTP
3 5 (0.86%) Intranet
3 5 (0.86%) 3G
3 5 (0.86%) Firewall
3 5 (0.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.86%) 3GPP
3 5 (0.86%) LDAP
3 5 (0.86%) Network Security
3 5 (0.86%) Diameter Protocol
4 4 (0.69%) LTE
4 4 (0.69%) 4G
4 4 (0.69%) ATM
4 4 (0.69%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.69%) MGCP
4 4 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (3.95%) Star Schema
5 18 (3.09%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.23%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.23%) MySQL
6 13 (2.23%) RDBMS
7 11 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (1.89%) QlikView
8 10 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.20%) Base SAS
11 7 (1.20%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.03%) Snowflake Schema
13 5 (0.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (4.12%) JIRA
2 19 (3.26%) Subversion
3 18 (3.09%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (2.06%) Ant
4 12 (2.06%) ClearCase
5 10 (1.72%) NUnit
5 10 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.55%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.55%) JUnit
7 7 (1.20%) Selenium
7 7 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.20%) CppUnit
7 7 (1.20%) Rational Rhapsody
7 7 (1.20%) GoogleTest
8 6 (1.03%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.86%) ClearQuest
9 5 (0.86%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.86%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.69%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 185 (31.79%) Finance
2 94 (16.15%) Banking
3 37 (6.36%) Retail
4 31 (5.33%) Back Office
5 30 (5.15%) Investment Banking
6 23 (3.95%) Manufacturing
7 20 (3.44%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.58%) Legal
8 15 (2.58%) Marketing
9 13 (2.23%) Front Office
10 12 (2.06%) Financial Institution
10 12 (2.06%) Advertising
10 12 (2.06%) Automotive
10 12 (2.06%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.20%) Billing
11 7 (1.20%) Publishing
12 6 (1.03%) Electronics
13 5 (0.86%) Law
14 4 (0.69%) French Language
14 4 (0.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 260 (44.67%) Analyst
2 222 (38.14%) Business Analyst
3 135 (23.20%) Developer
4 46 (7.90%) Software Engineer
5 45 (7.73%) Senior Analyst
6 43 (7.39%) Architect
7 39 (6.70%) Senior Business Analyst
8 31 (5.33%) ETL Developer
9 28 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
9 28 (4.81%) Project Manager
9 28 (4.81%) Java Developer
10 20 (3.44%) Agile Business Analyst
11 18 (3.09%) Systems Analyst
12 15 (2.58%) Senior Developer
12 15 (2.58%) C# Developer
13 13 (2.23%) Systems Engineer
14 12 (2.06%) Software Developer
15 11 (1.89%) Programmer
15 11 (1.89%) SQL Developer
15 11 (1.89%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.08%) XML
2 39 (6.70%) Web Services
3 32 (5.50%) .NET
4 21 (3.61%) HTML
5 19 (3.26%) CSS
6 18 (3.09%) ASP.NET
6 18 (3.09%) Spring
7 15 (2.58%) Middleware
7 15 (2.58%) Hibernate
8 14 (2.41%) J2EE
9 11 (1.89%) jQuery
10 10 (1.72%) RESTful
10 10 (1.72%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.37%) JSP
12 7 (1.20%) JSF
12 7 (1.20%) XSLT
12 7 (1.20%) WPF
12 7 (1.20%) HTML5
12 7 (1.20%) JAX-RS
13 6 (1.03%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 107 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (7.90%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.81%) Derivative
4 21 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (2.58%) User Experience
5 15 (2.58%) Visualisation
6 11 (1.89%) Data Centre
7 10 (1.72%) GIS
7 10 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.55%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.55%) Equities
8 9 (1.55%) SWIFT
9 6 (1.03%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.03%) Device Driver
10 5 (0.86%) NHS
10 5 (0.86%) Clustering
10 5 (0.86%) Credit Risk
10 5 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (0.86%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (11.00%) UNIX
1 64 (11.00%) Windows
2 42 (7.22%) Linux
3 22 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (3.26%) Windows XP
5 7 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.69%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.52%) Solaris
9 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (18.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 96 (16.49%) Business Analysis
4 91 (15.64%) Project Management
5 89 (15.29%) Data Modelling
6 74 (12.71%) Software Engineering
7 72 (12.37%) UML
8 68 (11.68%) Unit Testing
9 57 (9.79%) ETL
10 53 (9.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 52 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
12 48 (8.25%) Migration
13 46 (7.90%) Change Management
14 44 (7.56%) Configuration Management
14 44 (7.56%) SDLC
15 42 (7.22%) Scrum
16 40 (6.87%) OO
17 39 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
18 36 (6.19%) Risk Management
18 36 (6.19%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 111 (19.07%) SQL
2 81 (13.92%) Java
3 48 (8.25%) C++
4 34 (5.84%) C#
5 33 (5.67%) C
6 27 (4.64%) Python
7 26 (4.47%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.23%) Perl
8 13 (2.23%) Ada
9 11 (1.89%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.20%) SAS Macro
11 7 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 5 (0.86%) VBA
13 4 (0.69%) Lua
14 3 (0.52%) Ruby
14 3 (0.52%) XPath
14 3 (0.52%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 112 (19.24%) Security Cleared
2 91 (15.64%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.09%) Degree
4 17 (2.92%) ISEB
5 14 (2.41%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.37%) ACCA
6 8 (1.37%) CIMA
7 6 (1.03%) MOS
8 5 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.52%) IIBA
9 3 (0.52%) CBAP
10 2 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.34%) CCSP
10 2 (0.34%) Siebel Certification
10 2 (0.34%) CFA
10 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.34%) CCSA
10 2 (0.34%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.73%) QA
2 15 (2.58%) Basel III
2 15 (2.58%) Solvency II
3 14 (2.41%) Basel II
4 10 (1.72%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (1.37%) FATCA
6 8 (1.37%) COREP
6 8 (1.37%) FINREP
7 7 (1.20%) EMIR
8 6 (1.03%) SLA
9 5 (0.86%) DO-178B
10 4 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.69%) HL7
11 3 (0.52%) DICOM
11 3 (0.52%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.34%) GAAP
12 2 (0.34%) MiFID
13 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 24 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.26%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.34%) HDFS
5 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.69%) Puppet
2 4 (0.69%) SmokePing
2 4 (0.69%) Control-M
2 4 (0.69%) Nagios
2 4 (0.69%) ZABBIX
2 4 (0.69%) Cacti
3 2 (0.34%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.34%) SCOM
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.34%) Iperf
3 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (13.23%) Microsoft
2 70 (12.03%) Oracle
3 27 (4.64%) Greenplum
4 25 (4.30%) Tableau
5 24 (4.12%) SAP
5 24 (4.12%) Red Hat
6 23 (3.95%) VMware
7 19 (3.26%) HP
8 15 (2.58%) IBM
9 12 (2.06%) Sybase
10 11 (1.89%) Informatica
11 10 (1.72%) Pega
12 8 (1.37%) Cisco
13 6 (1.03%) Adobe
13 6 (1.03%) Luciad
13 6 (1.03%) Google
14 4 (0.69%) Siebel
14 4 (0.69%) Lotus
14 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.52%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £485 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Clear Edge Consulting
Rate: Up to £55 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
JM
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + expenses
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Somerset
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum direct - no agency margin
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £475 - 530 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Wiltshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £380 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago