The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 50 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 10 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.49% 0.16% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 0.21% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Average daily rate
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£300 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £397 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 466 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.11% 75.65% 68.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 236 298
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 46
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.55 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Requirements Analysis
East of England

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Hertfordshire region.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Hertfordshire region.

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Watford - - - -
Requirements Analysis
East of England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Tableau
4 4 (26.67%) QlikView
4 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) J2EE
6 2 (13.33%) DHTML
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) JSP
6 2 (13.33%) Struts
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
6 2 (13.33%) UML

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (13.33%) Liferay
1 2 (13.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) QlikView
3 2 (13.33%) JasperReports
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (6.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Software Tester
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) DHTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) JSP
1 2 (13.33%) Struts
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
1 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
1 2 (13.33%) JSF
1 2 (13.33%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) GIS
1 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) RUP
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) Tableau
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) SAP