The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 315 290 279
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -11
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 93 127 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.60% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.75% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 80 85
Average daily rate £481 £445 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.13 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +110.52%
Requirements Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17658 17038 17712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.38% 80.34% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12589 12189 12162
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 200 245
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.39 £47.50 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 10 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
City of London +23 18 £475 -5.00% 7
Docklands, London +7 1 £550 -
Greenford - 1 £340 -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 86 (43.43%) Finance
2 50 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (24.24%) Banking
4 44 (22.22%) SQL
5 43 (21.72%) Microsoft
6 42 (21.21%) Business Analysis
7 37 (18.69%) Migration
8 35 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (16.16%) XML
10 31 (15.66%) Front Office
11 29 (14.65%) Project Management
11 29 (14.65%) Java
12 26 (13.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 26 (13.13%) Derivative
13 25 (12.63%) Windows
14 24 (12.12%) Oracle
14 24 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (12.12%) SDLC
15 22 (11.11%) Data Modelling
15 22 (11.11%) Use Case
16 21 (10.61%) QA
16 21 (10.61%) Investment Banking
16 21 (10.61%) .NET
16 21 (10.61%) MS Excel
17 20 (10.10%) Linux
17 20 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (9.60%) Data Analysis
18 19 (9.60%) SQL Server
18 19 (9.60%) TDD
19 18 (9.09%) Web Services

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (3.54%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (2.53%) CMS
3 5 (2.53%) SAS
4 4 (2.02%) ArcGIS
4 4 (2.02%) EPiServer CMS
4 4 (2.02%) IIS
4 4 (2.02%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (1.52%) Apache
5 3 (1.52%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.01%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.01%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.51%) Confluence
7 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.51%) JBoss
7 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.08%) MS Visio
3 13 (6.57%) MS Office
4 9 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (4.55%) MS Project
5 4 (2.02%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.01%) SPSS
7 1 (0.51%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.51%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.02%) Summit
3 2 (1.01%) Global One
3 2 (1.01%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Endur
4 1 (0.51%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.51%) RMDS
4 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.01%) PaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Force.com
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) Firewall
2 9 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (3.54%) Software-Defined Networking
4 6 (3.03%) Network Security
5 4 (2.02%) SAN
6 3 (1.52%) WAN
7 2 (1.01%) LDAP
8 1 (0.51%) HTTP
8 1 (0.51%) Internet
8 1 (0.51%) NAS
8 1 (0.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.05%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (4.04%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.54%) GIS
6 7 (3.54%) MySQL
6 7 (3.54%) QlikView
7 5 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.02%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.02%) SAP HANA
9 3 (1.52%) Big Data
9 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.52%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 9 (4.55%) JIRA
2 7 (3.54%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.02%) ClearCase
4 4 (2.02%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.52%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.52%) Gerrit
5 3 (1.52%) JMeter
5 3 (1.52%) Maven
5 3 (1.52%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.52%) Selenium
5 3 (1.52%) VisualAge
5 3 (1.52%) WATIR
5 3 (1.52%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (1.01%) JUnit
7 1 (0.51%) Ant
7 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.51%) Toad
7 1 (0.51%) XMLSpy
General
1 86 (43.43%) Finance
2 48 (24.24%) Banking
3 31 (15.66%) Front Office
4 21 (10.61%) Investment Banking
5 17 (8.59%) Retail
6 16 (8.08%) Back Office
7 9 (4.55%) Legal
8 6 (3.03%) International Banking
9 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.02%) Advertising
10 4 (2.02%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.52%) Japanese Language
11 3 (1.52%) Marketing
11 3 (1.52%) Publishing
11 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
12 2 (1.01%) Electronics
12 2 (1.01%) General Ledger
12 2 (1.01%) Korean Language
12 2 (1.01%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (42.93%) Analyst
2 74 (37.37%) Business Analyst
3 42 (21.21%) Developer
4 27 (13.64%) Architect
5 18 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 14 (7.07%) Banking Analyst
7 12 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.05%) SQL Developer
10 9 (4.55%) Consultant
10 9 (4.55%) Network Architect
11 8 (4.04%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 7 (3.54%) Business Manager
12 7 (3.54%) Integration Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.54%) Software Integration Engineer
13 6 (3.03%) Data Business Analyst
13 6 (3.03%) Project Analyst
14 5 (2.53%) Cisco Consultant
14 5 (2.53%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.16%) XML
2 21 (10.61%) .NET
3 18 (9.09%) Web Services
4 10 (5.05%) .NET Framework
4 10 (5.05%) HTML
5 8 (4.04%) MDX
6 7 (3.54%) CSS
6 7 (3.54%) J2EE
6 7 (3.54%) jQuery
7 6 (3.03%) Dojo
7 6 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (3.03%) FpML
7 6 (3.03%) XML Schema
8 5 (2.53%) FIXML
8 5 (2.53%) HTML5
8 5 (2.53%) REST
9 4 (2.02%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.02%) JMS
9 4 (2.02%) JSF
9 4 (2.02%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (13.13%) Derivative
2 26 (13.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 15 (7.58%) Equity Derivative
5 12 (6.06%) Fixed Income
6 10 (5.05%) Data Integration
7 8 (4.04%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.04%) User Experience
8 7 (3.54%) Computer Science
9 6 (3.03%) Equities
10 5 (2.53%) NHS
11 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.52%) EMC VMAX
11 3 (1.52%) HACMP
12 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (1.01%) Taxonomies
12 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.63%) Windows
2 20 (10.10%) Linux
3 11 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.54%) Unix
5 5 (2.53%) AIX
6 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.51%) CentOS
7 1 (0.51%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.21%) Business Analysis
3 37 (18.69%) Migration
4 29 (14.65%) Project Management
5 24 (12.12%) SDLC
5 24 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 22 (11.11%) Use Case
7 20 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (9.60%) Data Analysis
8 19 (9.60%) TDD
9 18 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (8.59%) Data Migration
11 16 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (8.08%) Change Management
11 16 (8.08%) Multithreading
11 16 (8.08%) SOA
11 16 (8.08%) UML
12 14 (7.07%) Analytics
13 12 (6.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (22.22%) SQL
2 29 (14.65%) Java
3 16 (8.08%) C#
4 14 (7.07%) C
5 11 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.55%) C++
6 9 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 9 (4.55%) Python
7 6 (3.03%) PHP
8 5 (2.53%) Perl
8 5 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.02%) Ruby
9 4 (2.02%) Tcl
10 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.01%) R
12 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (9.09%) Degree
2 10 (5.05%) DV Cleared
2 10 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.55%) CCNP
3 9 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.04%) ISEB
5 7 (3.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.02%) IIBA
7 3 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.52%) PCI QSA
8 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.01%) PMP
8 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) CCDP
9 1 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.61%) QA
2 10 (5.05%) MiFID
3 8 (4.04%) Data Quality
3 8 (4.04%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (4.04%) EMIR
4 5 (2.53%) SLA
5 4 (2.02%) HL7
6 3 (1.52%) DICOM
6 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.01%) FATCA
7 2 (1.01%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.51%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.51%) ISO20022
System Software
1 7 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.52%) PowerHA
3 3 (1.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.01%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.51%) Docker
5 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.01%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.01%) Puppet
3 1 (0.51%) Ansible
3 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.51%) SCCM
3 1 (0.51%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.51%) SCOM
3 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.51%) SCSM
Vendors
1 43 (21.72%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.12%) Oracle
3 9 (4.55%) Cisco
4 8 (4.04%) Palo Alto
5 7 (3.54%) Cognos
5 7 (3.54%) Murex
6 6 (3.03%) Calypso
6 6 (3.03%) SAP
7 5 (2.53%) Sybase
8 4 (2.02%) EPiServer
8 4 (2.02%) ESRI
8 4 (2.02%) Fujitsu
8 4 (2.02%) Google
8 4 (2.02%) Lumension
8 4 (2.02%) Sophos
8 4 (2.02%) VMware
9 3 (1.52%) EMC
9 3 (1.52%) IBM
9 3 (1.52%) NetApp
10 2 (1.01%) CA
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £300 per day + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sutton, Greater London
Reed Business Information
Rate: To £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago