The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £373 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £40.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+11.15% +13.27%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
244 299 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 78.96% 77.26% 72.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 163 109
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside