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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank - 48 49
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.08% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.29% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £51.25 £35.31
% change year-on-year
-3.49% +45.13%
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
236 389 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 76.38% 83.66% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 273 166
Median daily rate £375 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 26
Median hourly rate £47.58 £42.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% +56.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £16.30 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.50 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Database Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Information Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle