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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 376 324 346
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +22
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 255 299 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.59% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.75% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 194 170
Median daily rate £463 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 6
Median hourly rate £40.25 £39.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
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
41638 40050 39311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.70% 79.08% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27840 25369 24942
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1170 1165
Median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 -75 93 £500 +11.11% 26
South East +9 42 £400 +14.28% 8
South West +1 35 £475 -1.04% 5
North West -1 23 £450 +20.00% 10
East Midlands +8 19 £375 -13.79% 2
West Midlands -7 14 £400 -20.00% 4
East of England -4 13 £425 +6.25% 9
Yorkshire +8 12 £500 +46.19% 5
Midlands - 3 £325 -
North East -40 2 £483 +60.83%
South Coast - 1 - -
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 178 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (26.05%) Finance
3 111 (19.41%) Security Cleared
4 102 (17.83%) UML
5 99 (17.31%) SQL
6 97 (16.96%) Software Engineering
7 96 (16.78%) Business Analysis
8 92 (16.08%) Project Management
8 92 (16.08%) Use Case
9 91 (15.91%) Microsoft
9 91 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 90 (15.73%) OO
11 88 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
12 81 (14.16%) Java
13 79 (13.81%) Data Modelling
14 77 (13.46%) Windows
15 74 (12.94%) Scrum
16 70 (12.24%) OOD
17 66 (11.54%) Unix
18 65 (11.36%) C
18 65 (11.36%) C++
19 64 (11.19%) Banking
19 64 (11.19%) SDLC
20 62 (10.84%) Subversion
21 61 (10.66%) Derivative
21 61 (10.66%) HTML
22 60 (10.49%) Configuration Management
22 60 (10.49%) Degree
23 59 (10.31%) TDD
23 59 (10.31%) Python

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 31 (5.42%) CMS
2 24 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (4.02%) Confluence
4 14 (2.45%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.10%) Apache
6 11 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.40%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (1.05%) SAS
9 4 (0.70%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.70%) EPiServer CMS
9 4 (0.70%) IIS
9 4 (0.70%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.35%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.35%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.35%) Mule
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.77%) MS Visio
3 30 (5.24%) MS Office
4 16 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.92%) MS Project
6 5 (0.87%) Simulink
7 4 (0.70%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.35%) SPSS
9 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (0.87%) Summit
2 4 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.70%) Front Arena
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.35%) Global One
4 2 (0.35%) Loan IQ
4 2 (0.35%) Lorenzo
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) Maximo
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.17%) RMDS
5 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.05%) SaaS
2 4 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.17%) GitHub
3 1 (0.17%) IaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.92%) Firewall
1 11 (1.92%) Internet
2 6 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.87%) AMQP
3 5 (0.87%) HTTP
3 5 (0.87%) SAN
3 5 (0.87%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (0.70%) LAN
4 4 (0.70%) WAN
5 3 (0.52%) Network Security
6 2 (0.35%) ATM
6 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.35%) NAS
6 2 (0.35%) Wireless
6 2 (0.35%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.17%) GPRS
7 1 (0.17%) GSM
7 1 (0.17%) HSDPA
7 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.37%) Oracle Database
5 22 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (3.15%) MySQL
8 17 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (2.80%) OrientDB
10 14 (2.45%) Big Data
10 14 (2.45%) Neo4j
11 13 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (1.92%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.75%) GIS
13 10 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (1.40%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.22%) MS Access
15 7 (1.22%) QlikView
16 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (1.05%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 62 (10.84%) Subversion
2 36 (6.29%) ClearCase
3 34 (5.94%) NUnit
4 33 (5.77%) Ant
5 32 (5.59%) CppUnit
5 32 (5.59%) GoogleTest
6 29 (5.07%) JIRA
7 22 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 20 (3.50%) Rational DOORS
9 19 (3.32%) Git (software)
10 18 (3.15%) Bitbucket
10 18 (3.15%) Jenkins
11 11 (1.92%) SpecFlow
11 11 (1.92%) Visual Studio
12 10 (1.75%) Selenium
13 7 (1.22%) Rational Rhapsody
14 6 (1.05%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.87%) JUnit
15 5 (0.87%) PowerDesigner
16 4 (0.70%) VisualAge
General
1 149 (26.05%) Finance
2 64 (11.19%) Banking
3 30 (5.24%) Retail
4 28 (4.90%) Front Office
5 23 (4.02%) Investment Banking
6 22 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 19 (3.32%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.97%) Aerospace
9 16 (2.80%) Advertising
10 14 (2.45%) Local Government
10 14 (2.45%) Marketing
11 11 (1.92%) Back Office
12 10 (1.75%) Legal
13 7 (1.22%) Avionics
14 4 (0.70%) Automotive
14 4 (0.70%) Electronics
14 4 (0.70%) International Banking
14 4 (0.70%) Publishing
14 4 (0.70%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 215 (37.59%) Analyst
2 181 (31.64%) Business Analyst
3 132 (23.08%) Developer
4 75 (13.11%) Architect
5 45 (7.87%) Software Engineer
6 33 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
7 27 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 21 (3.67%) C Developer
8 21 (3.67%) Java Developer
9 19 (3.32%) C# Developer
10 18 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (2.45%) Data Business Analyst
11 14 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (2.45%) Senior Business Analyst
12 13 (2.27%) C++ Developer
12 13 (2.27%) Data Analyst
12 13 (2.27%) Designer
13 12 (2.10%) Finance Business Analyst
13 12 (2.10%) Financial Analyst
13 12 (2.10%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (10.66%) HTML
2 56 (9.79%) Web Services
3 54 (9.44%) XML
4 45 (7.87%) CSS
5 42 (7.34%) .NET
6 38 (6.64%) HTML5
7 31 (5.42%) Spring
8 30 (5.24%) CSS3
9 27 (4.72%) .NET Framework
9 27 (4.72%) Java EE
10 26 (4.55%) JSF
11 16 (2.80%) AngularJS
11 16 (2.80%) EJB
12 13 (2.27%) Apache Camel
13 11 (1.92%) Apache CXF
14 10 (1.75%) jQuery
15 9 (1.57%) MDX
16 8 (1.40%) J2EE
16 8 (1.40%) REST
17 7 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 88 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (10.66%) Derivative
3 36 (6.29%) Management Information System
4 30 (5.24%) User Experience
5 27 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 19 (3.32%) Cyberthreat
7 18 (3.15%) Fixed Income
8 16 (2.80%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.80%) Wiki
9 14 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.45%) Equity Derivative
10 12 (2.10%) Data Integration
10 12 (2.10%) Ergonomics
11 11 (1.92%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.92%) NHS
12 10 (1.75%) Market Risk
13 9 (1.57%) Computer Science
13 9 (1.57%) Credit Risk
13 9 (1.57%) Data Structures
14 7 (1.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 77 (13.46%) Windows
2 66 (11.54%) Unix
3 55 (9.62%) Linux
4 33 (5.77%) Windows Server
5 21 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (3.67%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.35%) Android
9 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.35%) Solaris
10 1 (0.17%) AIX
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (17.83%) UML
3 97 (16.96%) Software Engineering
4 96 (16.78%) Business Analysis
5 92 (16.08%) Project Management
5 92 (16.08%) Use Case
6 91 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 90 (15.73%) OO
8 79 (13.81%) Data Modelling
9 74 (12.94%) Scrum
10 70 (12.24%) OOD
11 64 (11.19%) SDLC
12 60 (10.49%) Configuration Management
13 59 (10.31%) TDD
14 58 (10.14%) Data Analysis
15 53 (9.27%) Migration
16 49 (8.57%) Multithreading
17 45 (7.87%) Integration Testing
18 43 (7.52%) User Acceptance Testing
19 41 (7.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (17.31%) SQL
2 81 (14.16%) Java
3 65 (11.36%) C
3 65 (11.36%) C++
4 59 (10.31%) Python
5 41 (7.17%) C#
6 32 (5.59%) JavaScript
7 27 (4.72%) PL/SQL
8 18 (3.15%) Ruby
8 18 (3.15%) Scala
9 9 (1.57%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.05%) Tcl
10 6 (1.05%) VC++
11 5 (0.87%) Ada
11 5 (0.87%) MATLAB
11 5 (0.87%) Perl
11 5 (0.87%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.70%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.70%) PHP
13 3 (0.52%) Ada 95
Qualifications
1 111 (19.41%) Security Cleared
2 60 (10.49%) Degree
3 50 (8.74%) SC Cleared
4 45 (7.87%) DV Cleared
5 15 (2.62%) ISEB
6 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.22%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.22%) PMP
8 6 (1.05%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.70%) IIBA
10 4 (0.70%) RHCE
11 3 (0.52%) CBAP
12 2 (0.35%) APMP
12 2 (0.35%) CCNA
12 2 (0.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.69%) QA
2 15 (2.62%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.92%) SLA
3 11 (1.92%) WCAG
4 8 (1.40%) DO-178B
5 7 (1.22%) Solvency II
6 6 (1.05%) MiFID
7 5 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.87%) HL7
8 4 (0.70%) Basel II
8 4 (0.70%) Basel III
8 4 (0.70%) DICOM
9 2 (0.35%) FATCA
10 1 (0.17%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.17%) EMIR
10 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.17%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.17%) ISO26262
10 1 (0.17%) MISRA
System Software
1 28 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.20%) VMware ESX
3 9 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.70%) Firmware
5 1 (0.17%) SRDF
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (0.87%) Puppet
2 4 (0.70%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.35%) Kibana
4 1 (0.17%) Cacti
4 1 (0.17%) Opsview
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.17%) SCOM
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 91 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.62%) Oracle
3 38 (6.64%) Red Hat
4 26 (4.55%) VMware
5 15 (2.62%) EPiServer
5 15 (2.62%) HP
5 15 (2.62%) Pega
6 14 (2.45%) SAP
7 13 (2.27%) Murex
8 12 (2.10%) IBM
9 11 (1.92%) Calypso
9 11 (1.92%) Luciad
9 11 (1.92%) Sitecore
10 10 (1.75%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.40%) Sybase
12 7 (1.22%) Cisco
13 6 (1.05%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.87%) Capita
14 5 (0.87%) EMC
14 5 (0.87%) Google
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