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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 52 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 12 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.89% 0.28% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 0.38% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £39.13
% change year-on-year
+110.52% -51.43%
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
462 530 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.76% 73.51% 76.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 276 280
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 18
Average hourly rate £32.75 £23.86 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.28% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 3 £288 -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Requirements Analysis
East of England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (83.33%) SQL
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) MS Excel
3 16 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (66.67%) Oracle
4 12 (50.00%) ERP
5 11 (45.83%) ETL
5 11 (45.83%) SAP
5 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 11 (45.83%) QlikView
5 11 (45.83%) QA
5 11 (45.83%) Tableau
5 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
5 11 (45.83%) Analytics
6 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (41.67%) Visualisation
6 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (41.67%) Project Management
7 9 (37.50%) Snowflake Schema
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (29.17%) Star Schema
8 7 (29.17%) Coaching
9 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
9 5 (20.83%) UNIX
9 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (16.67%) Perl
10 4 (16.67%) Linux

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.17%) Liferay
1 1 (4.17%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 19 (79.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
3 3 (12.50%) MS Office
4 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (12.50%) 3GPP
2 3 (12.50%) 3G
2 3 (12.50%) 2G
2 3 (12.50%) LTE
2 3 (12.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (45.83%) QlikView
3 9 (37.50%) Snowflake Schema
4 7 (29.17%) Star Schema
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.17%) MySQL
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.17%) DataStage
6 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.17%) JasperReports
6 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Excel Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Database Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Database Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Data Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Business Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) JSF
3 1 (4.17%) SAP PI
3 1 (4.17%) Struts2
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) Struts
3 1 (4.17%) DHTML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) DataPower
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ERP
2 11 (45.83%) ETL
2 11 (45.83%) Test Strategy
2 11 (45.83%) Analytics
3 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Project Management
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Coaching
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) B2C
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) Oracle
3 11 (45.83%) SAP
3 11 (45.83%) Tableau
4 2 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (8.33%) Nortel
4 2 (8.33%) Ericsson
4 2 (8.33%) Huawei
5 1 (4.17%) Greenplum
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) BMC