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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 143 134 111
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 23 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.46% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.59% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 12
Median daily rate £425 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £33.42
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +64.57%
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
3201 2861 2326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.74% 77.66% 74.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2003 1652 1221
Median daily rate £425 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 137 117
Median hourly rate £36.52 £35.00 £30.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £14.50 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 31 May 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 14 £450 +76.47% 8
Cheshire -4 6 £405 +1.25% 1
Lancashire -2 2 - -
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England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Scrum
3 16 (26.23%) C#
4 15 (24.59%) HTML
4 15 (24.59%) CSS
4 15 (24.59%) HTML5
4 15 (24.59%) CSS3
5 13 (21.31%) UML
5 13 (21.31%) Java
5 13 (21.31%) .NET
5 13 (21.31%) Web Services
6 12 (19.67%) OO
6 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
6 12 (19.67%) BDD
6 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
7 11 (18.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (18.03%) Sitecore
7 11 (18.03%) OWASP
7 11 (18.03%) SpecFlow
7 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
7 11 (18.03%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (18.03%) WCAG
7 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
7 11 (18.03%) Web Testing
7 11 (18.03%) EPiServer
7 11 (18.03%) MVC
7 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (18.03%) CMS
7 11 (18.03%) Oracle
8 10 (16.39%) TDD

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (18.03%) CMS
1 11 (18.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (6.56%) Confluence
2 4 (6.56%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) SpecFlow
2 9 (14.75%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (6.56%) JIRA
3 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.92%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (14.75%) Local Government
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Analyst
1 19 (31.15%) Business Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Agile Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Agile .NET Developer
5 6 (9.84%) HTML Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Integration Architect
6 5 (8.20%) UX Developer
7 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Architect
7 4 (6.56%) UX Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) CSS
1 15 (24.59%) CSS3
1 15 (24.59%) HTML
1 15 (24.59%) HTML5
2 13 (21.31%) .NET
2 13 (21.31%) Web Services
3 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
3 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
4 9 (14.75%) Java EE
5 6 (9.84%) XML
6 4 (6.56%) REST
6 4 (6.56%) SOAP
6 4 (6.56%) XSD
7 1 (1.64%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (16.39%) User Experience
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.56%) Clustering
4 4 (6.56%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (6.56%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.92%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.92%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.64%) iPad
7 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) AIX
5 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Scrum
3 13 (21.31%) UML
4 12 (19.67%) BDD
4 12 (19.67%) OO
4 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (18.03%) MVC
5 11 (18.03%) OWASP
5 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.03%) Web Testing
6 10 (16.39%) TDD
7 8 (13.11%) Web Development
8 7 (11.48%) Requirements Management
8 7 (11.48%) User Stories
9 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (8.20%) Front End Development
10 5 (8.20%) Process Management
10 5 (8.20%) Use Case
10 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) C#
2 13 (21.31%) Java
3 9 (14.75%) C++
4 6 (9.84%) VC++
5 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.28%) VB
6 2 (3.28%) VB6
7 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) WCAG
2 3 (4.92%) QA
3 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.64%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) EPiServer
1 11 (18.03%) Oracle
1 11 (18.03%) Sitecore
2 8 (13.11%) IBM
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) Capita
4 4 (6.56%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.56%) VMware
5 3 (4.92%) HP
5 3 (4.92%) MuleSoft
5 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.92%) Serena
6 2 (3.28%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) CA
7 1 (1.64%) EMC
7 1 (1.64%) Facebook
7 1 (1.64%) Remedy
7 1 (1.64%) Twitter
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