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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 269 302 312
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +10
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 140 112 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.47% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.61% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 69 44
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£475 £439 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.32% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £345 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.50 £35.38
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -10.95%
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
17438 18453 16994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.06% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12215 13061 11828
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +5 21 £500 +11.11% 10
Canary Wharf - 10 £425 -
Feltham - 9 £474 - 2
Docklands, London - 2 £363 -
Uxbridge - 1 £375 -
Croydon - 1 £300 -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 90 (34.62%) Finance
2 83 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (26.15%) Banking
4 56 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (20.77%) Project Management
6 51 (19.62%) SQL
7 47 (18.08%) Data Modelling
8 42 (16.15%) Java
9 41 (15.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 40 (15.38%) Oracle
11 36 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 33 (12.69%) SC Cleared
12 33 (12.69%) Security Cleared
12 33 (12.69%) Business Analysis
12 33 (12.69%) QA
13 31 (11.92%) Unit Testing
14 29 (11.15%) Waterfall
15 28 (10.77%) Workflow
15 28 (10.77%) Back Office
16 27 (10.38%) Investment Banking
17 25 (9.62%) XML
17 25 (9.62%) UML
18 24 (9.23%) SQL Server
19 22 (8.46%) Risk Management
19 22 (8.46%) Derivative
20 21 (8.08%) Windows
21 20 (7.69%) OO
22 19 (7.31%) UNIX
22 19 (7.31%) Relational Database
23 18 (6.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.23%) CMS
2 6 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.15%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.15%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.15%) Apache
4 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.15%) SAS
4 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.77%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.77%) IIS
5 2 (0.77%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.77%) Liferay
5 2 (0.77%) Lync
5 2 (0.77%) Node.js
6 1 (0.38%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 16 (6.15%) MS Office
2 13 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 12 (4.62%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.54%) MS Project
6 2 (0.77%) SPSS
6 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.38%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 8 (3.08%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.15%) thinkFolio
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.38%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.38%) Summit
5 1 (0.38%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.54%) SaaS
2 2 (0.77%) Force.com
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.08%) Firewall
2 7 (2.69%) Multicast
3 4 (1.54%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.54%) VPN
3 4 (1.54%) DNS
3 4 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.54%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (1.54%) Network Security
3 4 (1.54%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.77%) H.323
4 2 (0.77%) WebEx
5 1 (0.38%) Skype
5 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.38%) PSTN
5 1 (0.38%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.31%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.38%) RDBMS
4 12 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.46%) Star Schema
7 6 (2.31%) DB2
8 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.92%) MySQL
8 5 (1.92%) MS Access
9 4 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.54%) Big Data
9 4 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.15%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.15%) HBase
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.77%) OLAP
11 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.77%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 8 (3.08%) JIRA
2 5 (1.92%) JUnit
3 4 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.77%) Maven
5 2 (0.77%) Subversion
5 2 (0.77%) Selenium
5 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.38%) NUnit
6 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.38%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 90 (34.62%) Finance
2 68 (26.15%) Banking
3 28 (10.77%) Back Office
4 27 (10.38%) Investment Banking
5 16 (6.15%) Financial Institution
6 15 (5.77%) Retail
7 13 (5.00%) Front Office
8 10 (3.85%) Retail Banking
9 9 (3.46%) Advertising
10 5 (1.92%) Publishing
11 4 (1.54%) Legal
11 4 (1.54%) General Ledger
12 3 (1.15%) French Language
12 3 (1.15%) Marketing
13 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.77%) Billing
13 2 (0.77%) Games
14 1 (0.38%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.38%) German Language
14 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 143 (55.00%) Analyst
2 105 (40.38%) Business Analyst
3 58 (22.31%) Developer
4 20 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 17 (6.54%) Systems Analyst
6 16 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (5.77%) Architect
7 15 (5.77%) Project Manager
8 11 (4.23%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.23%) ETL Developer
9 10 (3.85%) Programmer
9 10 (3.85%) UI Developer
9 10 (3.85%) UI Programmer
10 9 (3.46%) Senior Business Analyst
10 9 (3.46%) Java Programmer
11 7 (2.69%) Agile Business Analyst
11 7 (2.69%) Banking Business Analyst
11 7 (2.69%) Analyst Programmer
11 7 (2.69%) Technical Business Analyst
11 7 (2.69%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.62%) XML
2 15 (5.77%) .NET
3 12 (4.62%) RESTful
4 11 (4.23%) Web Services
4 11 (4.23%) HTML
5 10 (3.85%) CSS
5 10 (3.85%) Middleware
6 6 (2.31%) jQuery
7 5 (1.92%) JAX-RS
7 5 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.54%) Java EE
8 4 (1.54%) XMPP
8 4 (1.54%) Apache Flex
8 4 (1.54%) HTML5
9 3 (1.15%) ColdBox
9 3 (1.15%) Ajax
9 3 (1.15%) Spring
9 3 (1.15%) ODBC
10 2 (0.77%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 56 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.46%) Derivative
3 18 (6.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (6.54%) User Experience
5 10 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.85%) SWIFT
6 7 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.69%) Equities
6 7 (2.69%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.92%) Open Source
7 5 (1.92%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (1.54%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.15%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.15%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (1.15%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (1.15%) NHS
10 2 (0.77%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.08%) Windows
2 19 (7.31%) UNIX
3 16 (6.15%) Linux
4 4 (1.54%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.15%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (20.77%) Project Management
3 47 (18.08%) Data Modelling
4 41 (15.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 36 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (12.69%) Business Analysis
7 31 (11.92%) Unit Testing
8 29 (11.15%) Waterfall
9 28 (10.77%) Workflow
10 25 (9.62%) UML
11 22 (8.46%) Risk Management
12 20 (7.69%) OO
13 18 (6.92%) Migration
14 17 (6.54%) ETL
14 17 (6.54%) Project Planning
15 16 (6.15%) PRINCE2
15 16 (6.15%) Scrum
16 15 (5.77%) Use Case
17 14 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (5.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (19.62%) SQL
2 42 (16.15%) Java
3 13 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.46%) Python
5 8 (3.08%) C
6 7 (2.69%) C#
6 7 (2.69%) C++
6 7 (2.69%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.31%) Perl
8 5 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.54%) Lua
10 3 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.77%) VBScript
11 2 (0.77%) VB
11 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.77%) VBA
11 2 (0.77%) PHP
11 2 (0.77%) Ruby
12 1 (0.38%) C-shell
12 1 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (12.69%) SC Cleared
1 33 (12.69%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.77%) Degree
3 9 (3.46%) ISEB
4 5 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.54%) CCSP
5 4 (1.54%) CCSE
5 4 (1.54%) CCSA
6 3 (1.15%) IIBA
6 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.77%) CFA
7 2 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.77%) CBAP
8 1 (0.38%) APMP
8 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) PMP
8 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.69%) QA
2 9 (3.46%) EMIR
3 3 (1.15%) PMBOK
3 3 (1.15%) MiFID
3 3 (1.15%) HL7
3 3 (1.15%) DICOM
3 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) Basel III
4 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.15%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.77%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (15.38%) Oracle
2 17 (6.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.54%) Tableau
3 13 (5.00%) Sybase
4 11 (4.23%) Greenplum
5 9 (3.46%) Cisco
6 8 (3.08%) SAP
7 6 (2.31%) IBM
8 5 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.54%) F5
9 4 (1.54%) WorldPay
10 3 (1.15%) Siebel
10 3 (1.15%) Adobe
10 3 (1.15%) Lotus
11 2 (0.77%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.77%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.77%) Informatica
11 2 (0.77%) Radianz
11 2 (0.77%) Sun
11 2 (0.77%) Citrix
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £340 - £410 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
LA International
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago