The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Kent 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 34 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 3 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.38% 6.05% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 9.68% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.69% +16.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 217 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 66.36% 62.54% 59.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 102 107
Average daily rate £375 £325 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £256 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £33.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.25% +91.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Requirements Analysis
South East

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Requirements Analysis
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) DBA Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Database Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com