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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 285 330 301
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -29
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 127 95 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.49% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 57 77
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£425 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £340 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £368
% change year-on-year
+2.24% -0.20%
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 £36.56 £53.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year
-31.01% -15.20%
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
19067 19570 19492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.68% 77.50% 75.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13577 13700 13196
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 231 364
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -36.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.45 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 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 30 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 +38 36 £425 -1.16% 4
Docklands, London +20 2 £302 -39.09%
Canary Wharf +14 1 £500 +11.11%
Hammersmith - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 52 (23.74%) Finance
2 45 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (17.81%) UML
4 36 (16.44%) Banking
4 36 (16.44%) Business Analysis
5 31 (14.16%) SQL
5 31 (14.16%) SQL Server
5 31 (14.16%) Project Management
5 31 (14.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (13.70%) Middleware
6 30 (13.70%) Data Modelling
7 29 (13.24%) Oracle
8 28 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (12.79%) Scrum
9 27 (12.33%) Microsoft
9 27 (12.33%) XML
10 26 (11.87%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (11.42%) Java
12 23 (10.50%) JIRA
13 22 (10.05%) Maven
14 21 (9.59%) .NET
14 21 (9.59%) Windows
14 21 (9.59%) RUP
14 21 (9.59%) Release Management
15 20 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (9.13%) Degree
15 20 (9.13%) Confluence
15 20 (9.13%) DSDM
15 20 (9.13%) PRINCE2
15 20 (9.13%) SOAP

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 20 (9.13%) Confluence
2 17 (7.76%) Apache
3 11 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.65%) CMS
5 7 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.28%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.28%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.28%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.83%) Lync
8 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.83%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.83%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (1.37%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.28%) Stata
4 4 (1.83%) MS Office
5 2 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.46%) SPSS
6 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.83%) Tridion
3 2 (0.91%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.46%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.46%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.46%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) IaaS
2 1 (0.46%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.46%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.65%) SAN
2 7 (3.20%) WAN
3 2 (0.91%) Intranet
3 2 (0.91%) Internet
3 2 (0.91%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.46%) LDAP
4 1 (0.46%) LAN
4 1 (0.46%) VoIP
4 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.46%) NAS
4 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.46%) FTP
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) DNS
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.87%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.48%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.28%) Impala
6 5 (2.28%) Couchbase
6 5 (2.28%) CouchDB
6 5 (2.28%) Apache Hive
6 5 (2.28%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.28%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.28%) QlikView
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.83%) Big Data
8 3 (1.37%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 23 (10.50%) JIRA
2 22 (10.05%) Maven
3 20 (9.13%) Jenkins
4 18 (8.22%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.20%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.83%) JUnit
7 4 (1.83%) Subversion
8 2 (0.91%) Selenium
8 2 (0.91%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.46%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.46%) Jtest
9 1 (0.46%) DbUnit
9 1 (0.46%) MagicDraw
9 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
General
1 52 (23.74%) Finance
2 36 (16.44%) Banking
3 15 (6.85%) Front Office
4 12 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.57%) Marketing
6 8 (3.65%) Back Office
6 8 (3.65%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.74%) Legal
7 6 (2.74%) Retail
8 5 (2.28%) Advertising
8 5 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.37%) Publishing
10 3 (1.37%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.46%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.46%) German Language
11 1 (0.46%) Games
11 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 91 (41.55%) Analyst
2 76 (34.70%) Business Analyst
3 45 (20.55%) Developer
4 30 (13.70%) Architect
5 22 (10.05%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.39%) Middleware Developer
7 12 (5.48%) Consultant
8 11 (5.02%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.65%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.20%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (3.20%) SAP Architect
11 6 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 6 (2.74%) CRM Developer
11 6 (2.74%) User Experience Consultant
11 6 (2.74%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.74%) Business Systems Analyst
11 6 (2.74%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (2.28%) C# Developer
12 5 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.70%) Middleware
2 27 (12.33%) XML
3 21 (9.59%) .NET
4 20 (9.13%) SOAP
5 19 (8.68%) XSD
6 18 (8.22%) JSON
7 17 (7.76%) ActiveMQ
8 15 (6.85%) OSGi
8 15 (6.85%) Apache Camel
9 13 (5.94%) HTML
10 11 (5.02%) Web Services
11 8 (3.65%) ASP.NET
11 8 (3.65%) CSS
12 6 (2.74%) JSP
12 6 (2.74%) J2EE
13 5 (2.28%) XSLT
13 5 (2.28%) WCF
13 5 (2.28%) jQuery
14 4 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (1.83%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.85%) User Experience
3 11 (5.02%) Derivative
4 10 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (4.11%) NHS
6 8 (3.65%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.74%) HACMP
7 6 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.83%) FMCG
9 3 (1.37%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.37%) RMADS
9 3 (1.37%) PMI
9 3 (1.37%) CESG
9 3 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (1.37%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.37%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.91%) GIS
10 2 (0.91%) Replication
10 2 (0.91%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.59%) Windows
2 11 (5.02%) UNIX
3 8 (3.65%) Linux
4 6 (2.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.46%) Android
5 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (17.81%) UML
3 36 (16.44%) Business Analysis
4 31 (14.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (14.16%) Project Management
5 30 (13.70%) Data Modelling
6 28 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (12.79%) Scrum
7 21 (9.59%) RUP
7 21 (9.59%) Release Management
8 20 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (9.13%) DSDM
8 20 (9.13%) PRINCE2
9 19 (8.68%) Configuration Management
9 19 (8.68%) TDD
10 18 (8.22%) Pair Programming
10 18 (8.22%) Workflow
10 18 (8.22%) Analytics
10 18 (8.22%) DevOps
11 15 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.16%) SQL
2 25 (11.42%) Java
3 20 (9.13%) C#
4 13 (5.94%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.65%) VBA
6 6 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.83%) VB
8 3 (1.37%) VBScript
8 3 (1.37%) C
8 3 (1.37%) R
9 2 (0.91%) C++
9 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.46%) C-shell
10 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.46%) RPG/400
10 1 (0.46%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.46%) Groovy
10 1 (0.46%) Perl
10 1 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (9.13%) Degree
2 15 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.28%) ISEB
4 5 (2.28%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.37%) PMP
6 3 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.37%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.46%) OCP
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.46%) CISSP
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.46%) MCP
8 1 (0.46%) MCSE
8 1 (0.46%) MCSA
8 1 (0.46%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.48%) QA
2 9 (4.11%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.91%) COREP
3 2 (0.91%) UCITS
3 2 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.91%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) Basel II
System Software
1 9 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.74%) PowerHA
2 6 (2.74%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (5.94%) Puppet
2 6 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.37%) CA LISA
4 2 (0.91%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.46%) SCCM
5 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.46%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 29 (13.24%) Oracle
2 27 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.22%) Atlassian
4 16 (7.31%) Business Objects
4 16 (7.31%) JBoss
5 14 (6.39%) SAP
5 14 (6.39%) IBM
6 9 (4.11%) TIBCO
6 9 (4.11%) VMware
7 7 (3.20%) HP
8 6 (2.74%) EMC
9 5 (2.28%) Intel
9 5 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.28%) Endeca
9 5 (2.28%) NetApp
10 4 (1.83%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.83%) ATG
10 4 (1.83%) Stellent
10 4 (1.83%) FatWire
10 4 (1.83%) Vignette
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 400-450 a day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago