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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 42 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.04% 1.01% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.25% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £550 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +83.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £33.84 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+62.52% +1.77%
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
310 400 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.73% 80.97% 59.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 233 68
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 16
Average hourly rate £26.26 £23.15 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% +12.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £18.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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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 +6 1 £250 -58.33%
Requirements Analysis
North West

Requirements Analysis
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cognos