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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 272 263 264
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 123 136 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.62% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.79% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 96 46
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£450 £483 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.73% +13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £356 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
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
16368 17109 15026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.97% 78.24% 76.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11726 11840 10436
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 240 307
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.56 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% -16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £79.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +6 35 £500 +8.10% 6
Docklands, London +11 2 - - 2
Canary Wharf +7 2 £450 -
Mayfair - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 98 (37.98%) Finance
2 77 (29.84%) Banking
3 69 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (18.60%) Data Modelling
6 44 (17.05%) Project Management
6 44 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (16.67%) Oracle
8 39 (15.12%) Java
8 39 (15.12%) Business Analysis
9 38 (14.73%) UML
10 32 (12.40%) Middleware
11 31 (12.02%) Windows
11 31 (12.02%) SQL
12 30 (11.63%) Workflow
12 30 (11.63%) QA
13 29 (11.24%) Waterfall
14 28 (10.85%) Investment Banking
14 28 (10.85%) Microsoft
15 27 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
16 26 (10.08%) Degree
17 25 (9.69%) SQL Server
17 25 (9.69%) Linux
17 25 (9.69%) Scrum
18 24 (9.30%) Relational Database
19 23 (8.91%) Back Office
19 23 (8.91%) XML
19 23 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
19 23 (8.91%) JIRA
20 22 (8.53%) Release Management

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (6.59%) Apache
1 17 (6.59%) Confluence
2 16 (6.20%) JBoss
3 12 (4.65%) CMS
4 7 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.33%) NetWeaver
6 5 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.94%) Lync
7 4 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.78%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.39%) Drupal
9 1 (0.39%) Liferay
9 1 (0.39%) SAS
9 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.71%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.71%) MS Office
3 5 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.78%) SPSS
4 2 (0.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.26%) Oracle Cash Management
2 8 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Summit
4 1 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.39%) Agresso
4 1 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.39%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) IaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Taleo
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.88%) SAN
2 9 (3.49%) WAN
3 5 (1.94%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.94%) DNS
3 5 (1.94%) Firewall
4 4 (1.55%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.55%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (1.55%) Network Security
4 4 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.55%) VPN
4 4 (1.55%) Multicast
5 1 (0.39%) PSTN
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) Extranet
5 1 (0.39%) H.323
5 1 (0.39%) NAS
5 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.04%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.10%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.10%) QlikView
5 7 (2.71%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (2.33%) MySQL
6 6 (2.33%) Big Data
7 5 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.94%) SAP HANA
7 5 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.55%) DB2
8 4 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.55%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.16%) OLAP
9 3 (1.16%) MS Access
9 3 (1.16%) DataStage
10 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (8.91%) JIRA
2 19 (7.36%) Jenkins
3 18 (6.98%) Maven
4 16 (6.20%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.55%) JUnit
6 4 (1.55%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.16%) Selenium
7 3 (1.16%) Subversion
7 3 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.39%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.39%) DbUnit
9 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
General
1 98 (37.98%) Finance
2 77 (29.84%) Banking
3 28 (10.85%) Investment Banking
4 23 (8.91%) Back Office
5 22 (8.53%) Retail
6 20 (7.75%) Front Office
7 17 (6.59%) Financial Institution
8 12 (4.65%) Retail Banking
9 11 (4.26%) Advertising
10 9 (3.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (3.49%) Marketing
11 8 (3.10%) Legal
12 4 (1.55%) Manufacturing
13 3 (1.16%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.78%) Law
14 2 (0.78%) Publishing
14 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.39%) Local Government
15 1 (0.39%) Games
15 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 132 (51.16%) Analyst
2 96 (37.21%) Business Analyst
3 55 (21.32%) Developer
4 22 (8.53%) Architect
5 16 (6.20%) Java Developer
6 15 (5.81%) Project Manager
6 15 (5.81%) Systems Analyst
6 15 (5.81%) Middleware Developer
7 11 (4.26%) Technical Business Analyst
8 9 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (3.49%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 8 (3.10%) Banking Business Analyst
9 8 (3.10%) Consultant
10 7 (2.71%) Senior Developer
10 7 (2.71%) SAP Architect
10 7 (2.71%) Excel Developer
11 6 (2.33%) Excel VBA Developer
11 6 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 6 (2.33%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.40%) Middleware
2 23 (8.91%) XML
3 17 (6.59%) XSD
3 17 (6.59%) SOAP
3 17 (6.59%) ActiveMQ
4 16 (6.20%) JSON
4 16 (6.20%) .NET
4 16 (6.20%) OSGi
4 16 (6.20%) Apache Camel
5 11 (4.26%) HTML
6 10 (3.88%) RESTful
7 9 (3.49%) ASP.NET
7 9 (3.49%) Web Services
8 7 (2.71%) WCF
9 6 (2.33%) jQuery
10 5 (1.94%) JAX-RS
11 4 (1.55%) HTML5
11 4 (1.55%) DOM
12 3 (1.16%) CSS
12 3 (1.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.53%) User Experience
3 20 (7.75%) Derivative
4 13 (5.04%) SWIFT
5 11 (4.26%) Fixed Income
6 10 (3.88%) NHS
6 10 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.49%) HACMP
7 9 (3.49%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (3.10%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.94%) Economics
9 5 (1.94%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.55%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.55%) RMADS
10 4 (1.55%) CESG
10 4 (1.55%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (1.16%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.16%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.16%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.02%) Windows
2 25 (9.69%) Linux
3 18 (6.98%) UNIX
4 9 (3.49%) AIX
5 5 (1.94%) Windows 2000
6 4 (1.55%) Android
6 4 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.60%) Data Modelling
3 44 (17.05%) Project Management
3 44 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (15.12%) Business Analysis
5 38 (14.73%) UML
6 30 (11.63%) Workflow
7 29 (11.24%) Waterfall
8 27 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (9.69%) Scrum
10 23 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (8.53%) TDD
11 22 (8.53%) Release Management
12 21 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (7.36%) OO
13 19 (7.36%) RUP
14 18 (6.98%) Risk Management
14 18 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
14 18 (6.98%) Analytics
15 16 (6.20%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.12%) Java
2 31 (12.02%) SQL
3 17 (6.59%) C#
4 11 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.10%) VBA
6 7 (2.71%) C
7 6 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.55%) VB
9 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.16%) Perl
10 2 (0.78%) C++
10 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.78%) Lua
11 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.39%) Scala
11 1 (0.39%) VBScript
11 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (10.08%) Degree
2 13 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.88%) ISEB
4 6 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.55%) CCSP
5 4 (1.55%) CCSA
5 4 (1.55%) CCSE
6 3 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.16%) IIBA
7 2 (0.78%) CBAP
7 2 (0.78%) PMP
7 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.78%) CFA
7 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.78%) CCNA
7 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.39%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.63%) QA
2 9 (3.49%) EMIR
3 4 (1.55%) COREP
4 3 (1.16%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.16%) MiFID
5 2 (0.78%) UCITS
5 2 (0.78%) HL7
5 2 (0.78%) DICOM
5 2 (0.78%) COBIT
5 2 (0.78%) Basel III
6 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.39%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.49%) PowerHA
2 9 (3.49%) VMware ESX
3 6 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.78%) HDFS
5 1 (0.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (6.20%) Puppet
2 7 (2.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) Control-M
3 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 43 (16.67%) Oracle
2 28 (10.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.98%) Business Objects
4 16 (6.20%) Atlassian
5 15 (5.81%) SAP
6 12 (4.65%) IBM
7 10 (3.88%) VMware
8 9 (3.49%) Sybase
8 9 (3.49%) EMC
9 8 (3.10%) Cisco
10 6 (2.33%) NetApp
11 5 (1.94%) thinkFolio
11 5 (1.94%) Tableau
12 4 (1.55%) Microgen
12 4 (1.55%) F5
12 4 (1.55%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.55%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.55%) Intel
13 3 (1.16%) HP
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Wilson HCG
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 11 days ago
Docklands
CPS Group
Rate: £399 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £660 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 500-550 Per Day
Posted: 20 days ago