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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 143 148 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 14 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Median daily rate £475 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £53.00 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.24% +13.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £38.88 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+27.22% -2.81%
Requirements Analysis
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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
2696 3326 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.94% 79.44% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 2033 1489
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 129 106
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +9 11 £475 +22.02% 6
Lancashire -5 2 £375 -
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 10 (37.04%) SAP
2 9 (33.33%) SAP PP
2 9 (33.33%) Change Management
2 9 (33.33%) Migration
2 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (33.33%) SAP PP-PI
3 8 (29.63%) Defect Management
3 8 (29.63%) Feasibility Study
3 8 (29.63%) SAP MII
3 8 (29.63%) Business Process Improvement
3 8 (29.63%) Process Improvement
3 8 (29.63%) User Stories
3 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) SAP XI
4 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) UML
7 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
7 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (14.81%) QA
7 4 (14.81%) Use Case
7 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
7 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.81%) SDLC

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 1 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) SAP PP
1 9 (33.33%) SAP PP-PI
2 8 (29.63%) SAP MII
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) AMQP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
2 1 (3.70%) OrientDB
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Back Office
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Front Office
3 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Analyst
2 20 (74.07%) Business Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) SAP Business Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) SAP PP Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) SAP PP Business Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Business Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Project Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) SAP Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Supply Chain Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) SAP XI
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) LINQ
3 1 (3.70%) EJB
3 1 (3.70%) Java EE
3 1 (3.70%) JSF
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
2 3 (11.11%) New Media
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.70%) FMCG
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Change Management
1 9 (33.33%) Migration
1 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Business Process Improvement
2 8 (29.63%) Defect Management
2 8 (29.63%) Feasibility Study
2 8 (29.63%) Process Improvement
2 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) User Stories
3 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) UML
5 4 (14.81%) Use Case
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 3 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) CBAP
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) IIBA
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat