The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 103 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £363 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £47.50 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+4.12% +34.51%
Requirements Analysis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1502 1417 1021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.28% 79.12% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 858 612
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 29
Median hourly rate £14.50 £33.64 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% +124.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Requirements Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Manchester region.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Manchester region.

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 11 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (45.45%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
4 10 (45.45%) Java EE
4 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
5 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
5 9 (40.91%) Local Government
6 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) Confluence
7 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (22.73%) User Experience
7 5 (22.73%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (22.73%) JIRA
7 5 (22.73%) OO
7 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
7 5 (22.73%) OOD
7 5 (22.73%) Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) User Stories
8 4 (18.18%) CSS3
8 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
8 4 (18.18%) HTML5
8 4 (18.18%) Atlassian

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) AMQP
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
1 1 (4.55%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (40.91%) Local Government
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Back Office
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Front Office
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) UX Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Business Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Project Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) AIX Architect
7 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Middle Office Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Middle Office Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Java EE
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) CSS3
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) EJB
3 1 (4.55%) JSF
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (22.73%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) New Media
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) AIX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 11 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) OOD
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) User Stories
7 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
8 3 (13.64%) Cash Management
8 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) BPR
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.09%) Change Management
9 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 2 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat