The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 68 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% 0.19% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.26% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £413 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £381 £389
% change year-on-year
+4.91% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £35.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +1.07%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
627 383 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 70.69% 72.95% 64.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 229 252
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 31
Average hourly rate £15.97 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.47 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Requirements Analysis
Buckinghamshire

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Papyrus
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Exstream
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) WCF

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Papyrus
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (25.00%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP