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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 56 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 13 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.78% 0.66% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 0.97% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -26.38%
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
531 518 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.74% 68.88% 80.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 260 262
Average daily rate £400 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 20
Average hourly rate £21.75 £32.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.07% +83.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 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
St Albans - 5 - -
Watford - 3 £258 -
Requirements Analysis
East of England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 22 (81.48%) MS Excel
3 21 (77.78%) SQL
4 18 (66.67%) Oracle
5 17 (62.96%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (48.15%) ETL
6 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (44.44%) ERP
7 12 (44.44%) SAP
7 12 (44.44%) Finance
8 11 (40.74%) Oracle Financials
8 11 (40.74%) QlikView
8 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (40.74%) Visualisation
8 11 (40.74%) Tableau
8 11 (40.74%) Analytics
8 11 (40.74%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (40.74%) Oracle Payables
9 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
9 10 (37.04%) QA
9 10 (37.04%) Project Management
10 9 (33.33%) Snowflake Schema
10 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
11 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
12 7 (25.93%) UNIX
12 7 (25.93%) Star Schema
12 7 (25.93%) Coaching
13 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
13 6 (22.22%) Perl
13 6 (22.22%) Linux

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Applications
1 22 (81.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
3 5 (18.52%) MS Office
4 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle Financials
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (14.81%) 2G
2 4 (14.81%) LTE
2 4 (14.81%) 4G
2 4 (14.81%) 3GPP
2 4 (14.81%) 3G
3 2 (7.41%) Telnet
3 2 (7.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (40.74%) QlikView
3 9 (33.33%) Snowflake Schema
4 7 (25.93%) Star Schema
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.70%) DataStage
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Team Leader
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ETL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Database Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Excel Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Project Office Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) SAP PI
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Visualisation
2 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) DataPower
4 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) UNIX
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ETL
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) ERP
3 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (40.74%) Analytics
3 11 (40.74%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
4 10 (37.04%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Coaching
6 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.11%) B2C
7 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Logistics
8 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (14.81%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) Oracle
3 12 (44.44%) SAP
4 11 (40.74%) Tableau
5 2 (7.41%) Greenplum
6 1 (3.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (3.70%) Nortel
6 1 (3.70%) BMC
6 1 (3.70%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) Huawei