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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 284 308 304
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 118 97 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.54% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 59 59
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £39.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £33.42 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+64.57% -7.80%
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
17230 17814 17352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.57% 78.18% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12157 12792 11934
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 230 270
Average hourly rate £21.30 £21.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -37.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.65 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £50.00 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +7 15 £488 +2.63% 7
Canary Wharf - 7 £425 -
Feltham - 6 £398 -
Croydon - 5 £355 - 1
Docklands, London - 3 £363 -
Uxbridge - 1 £375 -
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (32.59%) Finance
3 71 (26.30%) SQL
4 69 (25.56%) Banking
5 57 (21.11%) Unit Testing
6 54 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (18.89%) Project Management
8 47 (17.41%) Java
8 47 (17.41%) SQL Server
9 46 (17.04%) SC Cleared
9 46 (17.04%) Security Cleared
10 42 (15.56%) Data Modelling
11 40 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 37 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 35 (12.96%) ETL
13 35 (12.96%) XML
13 35 (12.96%) Windows
14 34 (12.59%) Oracle
15 32 (11.85%) Investment Banking
15 32 (11.85%) Business Analysis
16 31 (11.48%) QA
17 29 (10.74%) Performance Tuning
18 28 (10.37%) Back Office
19 26 (9.63%) Risk Management
19 26 (9.63%) Greenplum
20 25 (9.26%) SDLC
21 24 (8.89%) Derivative
22 23 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 23 (8.52%) Workflow
22 23 (8.52%) UNIX

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (4.07%) SAS
2 8 (2.96%) CMS
3 7 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.22%) Node.js
5 5 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.11%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.11%) Apache
7 3 (1.11%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.74%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.74%) IIS
8 2 (0.74%) Liferay
8 2 (0.74%) Confluence
8 2 (0.74%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.74%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.74%) Lync
9 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (5.19%) MS Office
2 13 (4.81%) MS Visio
2 13 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.59%) MS Project
4 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.37%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.11%) thinkFolio
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.37%) HFM
4 1 (0.37%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.59%) SaaS
2 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) Force.com
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.48%) DNS
1 4 (1.48%) TCP/IP
1 4 (1.48%) VPN
2 3 (1.11%) Multicast
2 3 (1.11%) Firewall
3 2 (0.74%) H.323
3 2 (0.74%) Telepresence
3 2 (0.74%) WebEx
4 1 (0.37%) Skype
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.41%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (6.30%) Star Schema
4 14 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.07%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.96%) Base SAS
7 8 (2.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 7 (2.59%) MySQL
9 6 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.85%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.85%) DB2
10 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.48%) MS Access
11 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.11%) Big Data
12 3 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (4.07%) JIRA
2 9 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.33%) Subversion
3 7 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.22%) JUnit
4 6 (2.22%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.48%) Selenium
6 4 (1.48%) FitNesse
6 4 (1.48%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.48%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.11%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.11%) NUnit
8 2 (0.74%) Maven
8 2 (0.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.37%) NuGet
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
General
1 88 (32.59%) Finance
2 69 (25.56%) Banking
3 32 (11.85%) Investment Banking
4 28 (10.37%) Back Office
5 17 (6.30%) Retail
6 14 (5.19%) Front Office
7 12 (4.44%) Financial Institution
8 9 (3.33%) Legal
9 8 (2.96%) Retail Banking
10 6 (2.22%) Advertising
10 6 (2.22%) Marketing
11 4 (1.48%) Publishing
11 4 (1.48%) Law
12 3 (1.11%) French Language
12 3 (1.11%) General Ledger
12 3 (1.11%) Billing
12 3 (1.11%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.74%) Games
13 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.37%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 126 (46.67%) Analyst
2 96 (35.56%) Business Analyst
3 82 (30.37%) Developer
4 25 (9.26%) ETL Developer
5 18 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 17 (6.30%) Project Manager
7 15 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (5.19%) Architect
9 13 (4.81%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.44%) C# Developer
10 12 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (3.70%) UI Programmer
11 10 (3.70%) UI Developer
12 9 (3.33%) Programmer
13 8 (2.96%) Java Programmer
14 7 (2.59%) Agile Business Analyst
14 7 (2.59%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (2.59%) Business Systems Analyst
14 7 (2.59%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.96%) XML
2 22 (8.15%) .NET
3 16 (5.93%) Web Services
4 13 (4.81%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.44%) HTML
6 11 (4.07%) CSS
7 10 (3.70%) RESTful
8 9 (3.33%) Middleware
9 7 (2.59%) WCF
10 6 (2.22%) jQuery
11 5 (1.85%) Entity Framework
11 5 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (1.85%) Unity DI Container
11 5 (1.85%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.48%) Spring
12 4 (1.48%) J2EE
12 4 (1.48%) XSLT
12 4 (1.48%) ODBC
12 4 (1.48%) XMPP
12 4 (1.48%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 54 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.89%) Derivative
3 22 (8.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.44%) User Experience
6 9 (3.33%) SWIFT
6 9 (3.33%) Fixed Income
6 9 (3.33%) Equities
7 7 (2.59%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.85%) RIA
8 5 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.11%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.11%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.11%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (1.11%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (1.11%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.11%) NHS
9 3 (1.11%) GIS
9 3 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.96%) Windows
2 23 (8.52%) UNIX
3 16 (5.93%) Linux
4 7 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.48%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.48%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (21.11%) Unit Testing
3 51 (18.89%) Project Management
4 42 (15.56%) Data Modelling
5 40 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 35 (12.96%) ETL
8 32 (11.85%) Business Analysis
9 29 (10.74%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (9.63%) Risk Management
11 25 (9.26%) SDLC
12 23 (8.52%) Workflow
13 22 (8.15%) UML
13 22 (8.15%) OO
13 22 (8.15%) Waterfall
14 21 (7.78%) Migration
15 19 (7.04%) Scrum
15 19 (7.04%) Change Management
16 18 (6.67%) PRINCE2
16 18 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 71 (26.30%) SQL
2 47 (17.41%) Java
3 19 (7.04%) C#
4 17 (6.30%) Python
5 14 (5.19%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.70%) C++
7 8 (2.96%) C
7 8 (2.96%) SAS Macro
8 6 (2.22%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.85%) Perl
10 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.48%) Lua
11 3 (1.11%) VB
11 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.11%) VBA
12 2 (0.74%) VBScript
12 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.74%) PHP
12 2 (0.74%) Ruby
12 2 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 46 (17.04%) SC Cleared
1 46 (17.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.70%) Degree
2 10 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 5 (1.85%) ISEB
3 5 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.11%) IIBA
5 2 (0.74%) CFA
5 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) CBAP
6 1 (0.37%) APMP
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (0.37%) PMP
6 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.48%) QA
2 6 (2.22%) EMIR
3 4 (1.48%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.11%) PMBOK
4 3 (1.11%) HL7
4 3 (1.11%) DICOM
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.37%) Basel III
5 1 (0.37%) MiFID
5 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.85%) Control-M
2 4 (1.48%) Nagios
2 4 (1.48%) ZABBIX
2 4 (1.48%) Cacti
2 4 (1.48%) Puppet
2 4 (1.48%) SmokePing
3 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.37%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 34 (12.59%) Oracle
2 26 (9.63%) Greenplum
3 23 (8.52%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.19%) Tableau
5 12 (4.44%) Sybase
6 7 (2.59%) SAP
6 7 (2.59%) IBM
7 4 (1.48%) HP
7 4 (1.48%) Cisco
8 3 (1.11%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.11%) Siebel
8 3 (1.11%) Adobe
8 3 (1.11%) Lotus
9 2 (0.74%) BT
9 2 (0.74%) Teradata
9 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.74%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.74%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.74%) Informatica
9 2 (0.74%) Radianz
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago