The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 76 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 9 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 0.64% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.84% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate £288 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £347 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £379 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £35.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +1.07%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
915 594 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.07% 75.67% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 316 373
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £37.20 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Requirements Analysis
West Yorkshire

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Information Management
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) ISEB
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) Publishing
5 3 (21.43%) MCSE
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) InfoPath
3 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (28.57%) Release Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Information Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
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