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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Analysis
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 3 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 1.04% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.26% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 4
Median daily rate £475 £393 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.01% -0.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
1115 1587 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.90% 82.83% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 921 677
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017, 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 9 (60.00%) Change Management
2 8 (53.33%) SAP
2 8 (53.33%) SAP PP
2 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 8 (53.33%) Migration
2 8 (53.33%) SAP XI
2 8 (53.33%) SAP PP-PI
2 8 (53.33%) SAP MII
2 8 (53.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 8 (53.33%) Process Improvement
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Defect Management
2 8 (53.33%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) New Media
5 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Cash Management
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Front Office
5 2 (13.33%) Back Office
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum

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:

Business Applications
1 8 (53.33%) SAP MII
1 8 (53.33%) SAP PP
1 8 (53.33%) SAP PP-PI
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
General
1 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Front Office
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) International Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 13 (86.67%) Business Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) SAP Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) SAP Business Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) SAP PP Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) SAP PP Business Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Project Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) New Media
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Change Management
2 8 (53.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 8 (53.33%) Defect Management
2 8 (53.33%) Feasibility Study
2 8 (53.33%) Migration
2 8 (53.33%) Process Improvement
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Cash Management
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Product Management
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle