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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 290 333 296
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -37
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 129 95 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.49% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 58 77
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £324 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £49.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £53.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-33.37% -11.66%
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
18702 19426 19753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.66% 77.51% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13186 13576 13307
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 245 371
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +34 39 £430 -1.14% 4
Docklands, London +18 3 £302 -39.09%
Canary Wharf +18 2 £500 +11.11%
Hammersmith - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 49 (22.48%) Finance
2 48 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (18.35%) UML
4 36 (16.51%) Business Analysis
5 35 (16.06%) Banking
5 35 (16.06%) Project Management
6 33 (15.14%) SQL
7 32 (14.68%) Data Modelling
7 32 (14.68%) Middleware
8 31 (14.22%) Oracle
9 30 (13.76%) XML
9 30 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (13.30%) Scrum
10 29 (13.30%) SQL Server
10 29 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (11.93%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (11.47%) Java
12 25 (11.47%) JIRA
13 24 (11.01%) Maven
13 24 (11.01%) Microsoft
14 23 (10.55%) RUP
14 23 (10.55%) Release Management
14 23 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (10.09%) Jenkins
15 22 (10.09%) Confluence
15 22 (10.09%) DSDM
16 21 (9.63%) XSD
16 21 (9.63%) SOAP
16 21 (9.63%) Windows
16 21 (9.63%) Configuration Management

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 22 (10.09%) Confluence
2 19 (8.72%) Apache
3 11 (5.05%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.67%) CMS
5 7 (3.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.29%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.29%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.83%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.83%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (1.38%) Lync
9 3 (1.38%) NetWeaver
9 3 (1.38%) SAS
10 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.92%) Liferay
10 2 (0.92%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 14 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.29%) Stata
3 5 (2.29%) MS Office
4 2 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.83%) Tridion
3 2 (0.92%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.92%) TIBCO iProcess
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.46%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.46%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) IaaS
2 1 (0.46%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.46%) Taleo
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.67%) SAN
2 7 (3.21%) WAN
3 2 (0.92%) Intranet
3 2 (0.92%) Internet
3 2 (0.92%) DSL
3 2 (0.92%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.46%) NAS
4 1 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.46%) LDAP
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) LAN
4 1 (0.46%) VoIP
4 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.46%) FTP
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.30%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.93%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (5.05%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.75%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.29%) Couchbase
5 5 (2.29%) Impala
5 5 (2.29%) QlikView
5 5 (2.29%) CouchDB
5 5 (2.29%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.29%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.29%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.83%) Big Data
7 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (11.47%) JIRA
2 24 (11.01%) Maven
3 22 (10.09%) Jenkins
4 20 (9.17%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.75%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.83%) JUnit
8 3 (1.38%) Subversion
9 2 (0.92%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.92%) Hudson
9 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.46%) MagicDraw
10 1 (0.46%) Selenium
10 1 (0.46%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.46%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.46%) Jtest
10 1 (0.46%) NUnit
General
1 49 (22.48%) Finance
2 35 (16.06%) Banking
3 14 (6.42%) Investment Banking
4 13 (5.96%) Front Office
5 10 (4.59%) Marketing
6 8 (3.67%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.21%) Back Office
8 6 (2.75%) Advertising
9 5 (2.29%) Retail
9 5 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.29%) Legal
10 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.38%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.38%) Publishing
12 1 (0.46%) International Banking
12 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.46%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.46%) German Language
12 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 89 (40.83%) Analyst
2 74 (33.94%) Business Analyst
3 43 (19.72%) Developer
4 30 (13.76%) Architect
5 23 (10.55%) Project Manager
6 16 (7.34%) Middleware Developer
7 11 (5.05%) Technical Architect
7 11 (5.05%) Consultant
8 8 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (3.21%) SAP Architect
9 7 (3.21%) Java Developer
10 6 (2.75%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (2.75%) User Experience Consultant
11 5 (2.29%) Lead Business Analyst
11 5 (2.29%) Business Systems Analyst
11 5 (2.29%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.29%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (2.29%) Data Analyst
11 5 (2.29%) C# Developer
11 5 (2.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.68%) Middleware
2 30 (13.76%) XML
3 21 (9.63%) XSD
3 21 (9.63%) SOAP
4 20 (9.17%) JSON
5 19 (8.72%) ActiveMQ
6 17 (7.80%) .NET
6 17 (7.80%) OSGi
6 17 (7.80%) Apache Camel
7 10 (4.59%) Web Services
7 10 (4.59%) HTML
8 7 (3.21%) CSS
9 6 (2.75%) JSP
9 6 (2.75%) J2EE
10 5 (2.29%) Spring
10 5 (2.29%) XSLT
10 5 (2.29%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (1.83%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.83%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.42%) User Experience
3 12 (5.50%) Derivative
4 11 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.13%) NHS
6 7 (3.21%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.75%) HACMP
8 5 (2.29%) Open Source
9 4 (1.83%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.83%) FMCG
9 4 (1.83%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.38%) RMADS
10 3 (1.38%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.38%) Video on Demand
10 3 (1.38%) CESG
10 3 (1.38%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (1.38%) PMI
11 2 (0.92%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.63%) Windows
2 11 (5.05%) UNIX
3 8 (3.67%) Linux
4 6 (2.75%) AIX
5 1 (0.46%) Android
5 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.35%) UML
3 36 (16.51%) Business Analysis
4 35 (16.06%) Project Management
5 32 (14.68%) Data Modelling
6 30 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (13.30%) Scrum
7 29 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (10.55%) RUP
8 23 (10.55%) Release Management
9 22 (10.09%) DSDM
10 21 (9.63%) Configuration Management
10 21 (9.63%) TDD
10 21 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (9.17%) Pair Programming
11 20 (9.17%) PRINCE2
11 20 (9.17%) DevOps
12 17 (7.80%) Analytics
13 16 (7.34%) Workflow
14 15 (6.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (15.14%) SQL
2 25 (11.47%) Java
3 16 (7.34%) C#
4 10 (4.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.21%) VBA
6 5 (2.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.38%) R
7 3 (1.38%) VBScript
7 3 (1.38%) VB
7 3 (1.38%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.38%) C
8 2 (0.92%) C++
8 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.46%) Groovy
9 1 (0.46%) RPG/400
9 1 (0.46%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.46%) C-shell
9 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.46%) RPG
Qualifications
1 17 (7.80%) Degree
2 14 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.29%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.29%) ISEB
5 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.38%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.38%) PMP
6 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) NCDA
8 1 (0.46%) NCIE
8 1 (0.46%) IIBA
8 1 (0.46%) CISM
8 1 (0.46%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.96%) QA
2 10 (4.59%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.92%) COBIT
3 2 (0.92%) COREP
4 1 (0.46%) UCITS
4 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.46%) Basel II
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.75%) VMware ESX
2 6 (2.75%) PowerHA
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (5.05%) Puppet
2 4 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.38%) CA LISA
4 2 (0.92%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.46%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.46%) SCCM
5 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 31 (14.22%) Oracle
2 24 (11.01%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.17%) Atlassian
4 18 (8.26%) JBoss
5 15 (6.88%) Business Objects
6 14 (6.42%) SAP
6 14 (6.42%) IBM
7 9 (4.13%) VMware
7 9 (4.13%) TIBCO
8 6 (2.75%) HP
8 6 (2.75%) EMC
9 5 (2.29%) Endeca
9 5 (2.29%) Intel
9 5 (2.29%) NetApp
10 4 (1.83%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.83%) Vignette
10 4 (1.83%) Sybase
10 4 (1.83%) Stellent
10 4 (1.83%) FatWire
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 27 days ago