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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 41 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.75% 1.19% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.51% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £385 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +35.59%
Requirements Analysis
North West

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
311 331 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 77.94% 78.81% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 224 85
Average daily rate £450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 18 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £34.02 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% -8.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.35 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £39.60 £47.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Preston 0 2 - - 1
Requirements Analysis
North West

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (81.82%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) UML
4 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
4 5 (45.45%) IBM
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) Serena
5 4 (36.36%) VC++
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) Requirements Management
5 4 (36.36%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
6 2 (18.18%) DO-178B
6 2 (18.18%) JSF
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) OLAP
2 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (36.36%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Database Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) JSF
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Requirements Management
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) VC++
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) DO-178B
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Serena
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