The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 48 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.30% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
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£350 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £386 £354
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +9.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £31.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -14.93%
Requirements Analysis
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
482 434 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.81% 69.66% 70.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 224 316
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 21
Average hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £118.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
Watford - 2 £275 - 1
Hertford - - - -
Requirements Analysis
East of England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (76.19%) MS Excel
4 14 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (57.14%) Oracle
6 10 (47.62%) ERP
6 10 (47.62%) Finance
6 10 (47.62%) QA
6 10 (47.62%) Test Strategy
6 10 (47.62%) Analytics
7 9 (42.86%) Tableau
7 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (42.86%) QlikView
7 9 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (42.86%) ETL
7 9 (42.86%) Project Management
7 9 (42.86%) SAP
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (38.10%) Snowflake Schema
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle Payables
8 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
9 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (28.57%) Coaching
10 6 (28.57%) Star Schema
11 4 (19.05%) Linux
11 4 (19.05%) C++
12 3 (14.29%) C#
12 3 (14.29%) .NET
12 3 (14.29%) Perl
12 3 (14.29%) UNIX

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.76%) Liferay
1 1 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 16 (76.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.52%) MS Office
4 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) 3GPP
1 3 (14.29%) 3G
1 3 (14.29%) LTE
1 3 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (14.29%) 4G
1 3 (14.29%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (42.86%) QlikView
3 8 (38.10%) Snowflake Schema
4 6 (28.57%) Star Schema
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.76%) JasperReports
6 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Excel Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) DHTML
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) Struts
3 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) SAP PI
3 1 (4.76%) Struts2
3 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.76%) GIS
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ERP
1 10 (47.62%) Test Strategy
1 10 (47.62%) Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (42.86%) ETL
2 9 (42.86%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Coaching
5 3 (14.29%) Validation
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) UML
7 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) RUP
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 9 (42.86%) Tableau
3 9 (42.86%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) Huawei
4 2 (9.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (9.52%) Ericsson
4 2 (9.52%) Nortel
5 1 (4.76%) BMC
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy