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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 42 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.32% 0.54% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.61% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £53.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £40.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+11.15% +13.27%
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
254 491 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.41% 88.15% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 349 185
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 41 22
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £63.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -41.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.27 £21.50 £18.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £57.73 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) IIBA
2 1 (50.00%) CBAP
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

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 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Documentation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CBAP
2 1 (50.00%) IIBA
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle