The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 110 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 44 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.17% 0.64% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.84% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 6
Average daily rate £400 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £393 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +110.52%
Requirements Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3034 2490 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.91% 76.47% 74.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 1473 1055
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 115
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.54 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -1.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 23 £393 -0.31% 7
Cheshire -5 10 £400 -
Lancashire -1 7 - - 1
Merseyside +5 3 £500 -31.03%
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) C#
3 12 (21.43%) .NET
4 11 (19.64%) HTML
4 11 (19.64%) UML
4 11 (19.64%) CSS
4 11 (19.64%) MVC
4 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (19.64%) CMS
4 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
4 11 (19.64%) WCAG
4 11 (19.64%) Web Testing
4 11 (19.64%) EPiServer
4 11 (19.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (19.64%) Sitecore
4 11 (19.64%) OWASP
4 11 (19.64%) HTML5
4 11 (19.64%) BDD
4 11 (19.64%) CSS3
4 11 (19.64%) SpecFlow
4 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
4 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (17.86%) Scrum
5 10 (17.86%) Finance
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (16.07%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 8 (14.29%) OO
7 8 (14.29%) C++

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 11 (19.64%) CMS
1 11 (19.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
1 5 (8.93%) RDBMS
1 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) OLTP
4 1 (1.79%) OLAP
4 1 (1.79%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) SpecFlow
2 9 (16.07%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Advertising
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Retail
5 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Analyst
2 18 (32.14%) Business Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Agile .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Architect
5 6 (10.71%) HTML Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (8.93%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) UX Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Integration Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
2 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
2 11 (19.64%) CSS
2 11 (19.64%) CSS3
2 11 (19.64%) HTML
2 11 (19.64%) HTML5
3 4 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (3.57%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.93%) User Experience
5 2 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.79%) iPad
6 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) BDD
2 11 (19.64%) MVC
2 11 (19.64%) OWASP
2 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (19.64%) UML
2 11 (19.64%) Web Testing
3 10 (17.86%) Scrum
4 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.29%) OO
4 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.50%) Project Management
6 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.71%) Requirements Management
6 6 (10.71%) SDLC
6 6 (10.71%) Use Case
6 6 (10.71%) User Stories
7 5 (8.93%) BPMN
7 5 (8.93%) Front End Development
7 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) C#
2 8 (14.29%) C++
3 4 (7.14%) VC++
4 3 (5.36%) SQL
5 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) WCAG
2 2 (3.57%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) EPiServer
1 11 (19.64%) Sitecore
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Capita
3 5 (8.93%) IBM
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle
4 4 (7.14%) Serena
5 3 (5.36%) MuleSoft
5 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Facebook
7 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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