The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Analysis
North West / Lancashire
Rank 33 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.58% 1.62% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.11% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £390 £393
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £53.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £42.88 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.88% +7.18%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 331 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.38% 76.62% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 224 227
Median daily rate £385 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.49% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 17
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.12% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £56.90 £52.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Requirements Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 3 £400 -
Requirements Analysis
North West

Requirements Analysis
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (60.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) IIBA
2 2 (40.00%) CBAP
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Documentation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Flow Diagram
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CBAP
1 2 (40.00%) IIBA
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft