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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 290 302 339
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +37
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 125 120 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.50% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.63% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 76 59
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£500 £428 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.95% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £301 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £563 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.63 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+19.29% +0.35%
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
18950 18955 19371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.16% 78.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13553 13216 13545
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 218 237
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
City of London -4 20 £525 +16.66% 7
Croydon - 7 £441 - 1
Docklands, London -8 1 - -
Canary Wharf -9 1 £550 +10.00%
Barking - 1 £350 -
Bromley - 1 £240 - 1
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 100 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (36.07%) Finance
3 55 (22.54%) Java
4 53 (21.72%) SQL
5 50 (20.49%) Unit Testing
6 48 (19.67%) Banking
7 46 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (18.03%) Security Cleared
8 44 (18.03%) ETL
9 43 (17.62%) Windows
9 43 (17.62%) SC Cleared
10 40 (16.39%) Project Management
10 40 (16.39%) SDLC
11 39 (15.98%) SQL Server
12 38 (15.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (15.57%) User Acceptance Testing
13 37 (15.16%) Scrum
13 37 (15.16%) XML
14 36 (14.75%) Business Analysis
14 36 (14.75%) Performance Tuning
15 33 (13.52%) QA
15 33 (13.52%) UML
15 33 (13.52%) Microsoft
15 33 (13.52%) Migration
16 32 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (12.30%) ETL Development
18 29 (11.89%) Data Modelling
19 28 (11.48%) UNIX
19 28 (11.48%) Greenplum
20 26 (10.66%) C#

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 21 (8.61%) SAS
2 15 (6.15%) Apache
3 13 (5.33%) JBoss
3 13 (5.33%) Confluence
4 11 (4.51%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.05%) Node.js
5 5 (2.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.64%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.23%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.23%) CMS
7 3 (1.23%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.82%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.82%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.10%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.69%) MS Office
4 5 (2.05%) MS Project
4 5 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.82%) SPSS
6 1 (0.41%) Simulink
6 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.41%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.41%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.41%) Endur
2 1 (0.41%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.05%) SaaS
3 4 (1.64%) PaaS
3 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.46%) Firewall
2 5 (2.05%) DNS
3 4 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.64%) VPN
3 4 (1.64%) Internet
4 3 (1.23%) Multicast
4 3 (1.23%) SSL
4 3 (1.23%) LDAP
5 2 (0.82%) WAN
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) LAN
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
6 1 (0.41%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.41%) Network Security
6 1 (0.41%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (7.79%) Base SAS
3 19 (7.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 14 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.69%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.69%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.69%) Star Schema
5 9 (3.69%) MySQL
6 8 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.87%) DB2
8 6 (2.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.46%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.05%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.64%) MS Access
10 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (8.61%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.97%) Maven
2 17 (6.97%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.56%) JIRA
4 12 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.92%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.51%) Subversion
6 9 (3.69%) Visual Studio
7 8 (3.28%) FitNesse
7 8 (3.28%) SpecFlow
7 8 (3.28%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.87%) Selenium
9 5 (2.05%) VisualAge
9 5 (2.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 3 (1.23%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.23%) NUnit
10 3 (1.23%) Ant
11 2 (0.82%) JUnit
11 2 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
General
1 88 (36.07%) Finance
2 48 (19.67%) Banking
3 23 (9.43%) Investment Banking
4 21 (8.61%) Retail
5 17 (6.97%) Back Office
6 13 (5.33%) Legal
7 12 (4.92%) Front Office
8 7 (2.87%) Financial Institution
9 6 (2.46%) Law
10 5 (2.05%) Retail Banking
10 5 (2.05%) Marketing
11 4 (1.64%) Japanese Language
11 4 (1.64%) Telecoms
12 3 (1.23%) Advertising
12 3 (1.23%) Billing
13 2 (0.82%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.41%) Publishing
14 1 (0.41%) Games
14 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (40.16%) Analyst
2 82 (33.61%) Developer
3 80 (32.79%) Business Analyst
4 22 (9.02%) ETL Developer
5 16 (6.56%) Project Manager
6 14 (5.74%) Architect
6 14 (5.74%) SAS Developer
6 14 (5.74%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (5.33%) Java Developer
7 13 (5.33%) C# Developer
8 11 (4.51%) Consultant
9 8 (3.28%) C++ Developer
9 8 (3.28%) QA Analyst
9 8 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (2.87%) SAS ETL Developer
10 7 (2.87%) Agile Business Analyst
10 7 (2.87%) Middleware Developer
10 7 (2.87%) Senior QA Analyst
10 7 (2.87%) .NET Developer
10 7 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.16%) XML
2 24 (9.84%) Web Services
2 24 (9.84%) .NET
3 19 (7.79%) JSON
4 18 (7.38%) SOAP
4 18 (7.38%) XSD
5 17 (6.97%) ASP.NET
6 15 (6.15%) Middleware
7 13 (5.33%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (5.33%) OSGi
7 13 (5.33%) Apache Camel
8 12 (4.92%) Spring
9 11 (4.51%) J2EE
9 11 (4.51%) HTML
10 8 (3.28%) CSS
10 8 (3.28%) WCF
10 8 (3.28%) REST
11 7 (2.87%) Entity Framework
11 7 (2.87%) Gherkin
11 7 (2.87%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.02%) Management Information System
3 18 (7.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (6.97%) Derivative
5 11 (4.51%) Client/Server
6 10 (4.10%) Fixed Income
7 9 (3.69%) Equities
7 9 (3.69%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.87%) RIA
9 5 (2.05%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.64%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.64%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.64%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.64%) Replication
10 4 (1.64%) User Experience
11 2 (0.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.82%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.62%) Windows
2 28 (11.48%) UNIX
3 18 (7.38%) Linux
4 7 (2.87%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.23%) CentOS
7 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (20.49%) Unit Testing
3 44 (18.03%) ETL
4 40 (16.39%) Project Management
4 40 (16.39%) SDLC
5 38 (15.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (15.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 37 (15.16%) Scrum
7 36 (14.75%) Business Analysis
7 36 (14.75%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (13.52%) Migration
8 33 (13.52%) UML
9 32 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (12.30%) ETL Development
11 29 (11.89%) Data Modelling
12 25 (10.25%) Change Management
12 25 (10.25%) TDD
12 25 (10.25%) Use Case
13 23 (9.43%) RUP
13 23 (9.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (22.54%) Java
2 53 (21.72%) SQL
3 26 (10.66%) C#
4 19 (7.79%) SAS Macro
5 18 (7.38%) Python
6 14 (5.74%) C++
7 13 (5.33%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.10%) Perl
9 7 (2.87%) C
9 7 (2.87%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.23%) VBA
11 3 (1.23%) PHP
11 3 (1.23%) Scala
11 3 (1.23%) Ruby
12 2 (0.82%) Korn
12 2 (0.82%) Groovy
12 2 (0.82%) R
12 2 (0.82%) C-shell
12 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 43 (17.62%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.43%) DV Cleared
4 10 (4.10%) Degree
5 6 (2.46%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (2.05%) ISEB
7 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PMP
9 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.52%) QA
2 6 (2.46%) SLA
3 4 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.23%) MiFID
4 3 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.82%) EMIR
5 2 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.82%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.41%) FATCA
6 1 (0.41%) Basel III
6 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) Docker
2 2 (0.82%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.41%) Firmware
3 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 19 (7.79%) Puppet
2 7 (2.87%) Control-M
2 7 (2.87%) Nagios
3 6 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.64%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.64%) Cacti
5 4 (1.64%) SmokePing
6 3 (1.23%) Ansible
6 3 (1.23%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.82%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.41%) Nmap
Vendors
1 33 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.48%) Greenplum
3 15 (6.15%) Oracle
4 12 (4.92%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.69%) IBM
6 8 (3.28%) Sybase
7 6 (2.46%) HP
7 6 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.05%) Cognos
8 5 (2.05%) Informatica
8 5 (2.05%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.64%) SAP
9 4 (1.64%) Teradata
10 3 (1.23%) Actimize
10 3 (1.23%) Pega
10 3 (1.23%) Lotus
10 3 (1.23%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.82%) Talend
11 2 (0.82%) JD Edwards
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