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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 95 88 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.15% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.20% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
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£425 - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.63 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+19.29% +0.35%
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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
1456 1010 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.28% 76.52% 73.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 604 469
Average daily rate £390 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 45
Average hourly rate £33.64 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.26% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) IVR
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata
2 1 (10.00%) Capita