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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 129 119 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 31 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.67% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 5
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£413 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +20.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
- -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -10.25%
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
2993 2227 1969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 77.06% 73.50% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1793 1200 991
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 101 94
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £12.86 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
Cheshire +3 14 £413 +3.12% 3
Merseyside - 9 £320 - 1
Manchester -11 5 £425 +54.54% 12
Lancashire +7 2 - -
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England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 9 (18.75%) SQL
6 9 (18.75%) UNIX
6 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.67%) Project Management
7 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (16.67%) Cognos
7 8 (16.67%) Teradata
8 7 (14.58%) Data Management
8 7 (14.58%) System Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
8 7 (14.58%) SDLC
8 7 (14.58%) Target Operating Model
8 7 (14.58%) SOA
8 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (14.58%) Web Services
8 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (14.58%) Advertising
9 6 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (12.50%) ETL
9 6 (12.50%) Oracle
9 6 (12.50%) Data Transformation
9 6 (12.50%) Tableau

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Intranet
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Advertising
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Analyst
2 20 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Designer
3 6 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (12.50%) Teradata Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Payments Business Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Architect
6 2 (4.17%) DBA
6 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Web Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Designer
7 1 (2.08%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.08%) NHS
2 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.08%) IVR
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
2 1 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) UNIX
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Solaris
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 8 (16.67%) Project Management
6 7 (14.58%) SOA
6 7 (14.58%) Data Management
6 7 (14.58%) System Testing
6 7 (14.58%) SDLC
6 7 (14.58%) Target Operating Model
7 6 (12.50%) Data Transformation
7 6 (12.50%) ETL
8 5 (10.42%) UML
8 5 (10.42%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Business Transformation
9 4 (8.33%) BPMN
9 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.33%) Validation
10 3 (6.25%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) PHP
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) COBOL
3 1 (2.08%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Cognos
1 8 (16.67%) Teradata
2 6 (12.50%) Tableau
2 6 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.33%) IBM
5 3 (6.25%) EMC
5 3 (6.25%) CA
5 3 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.08%) Capita
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago