The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 18 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 Northampton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 27 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.99% 3.91% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 5.68% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Average daily rate £423 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +1.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.69% +16.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 88 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 81.59% 68.75% 67.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 48 99
Average daily rate £438 £383 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.37% -6.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £150.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -91.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Requirements Analysis
Northamptonshire

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
1 6 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) SSADM
3 4 (44.44%) DSDM
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) APACS
3 4 (44.44%) Resource Management
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Business Transformation
3 4 (44.44%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) SWIFT
4 3 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (33.33%) ActionScript
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) 3G

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 3G
1 1 (11.11%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
1 6 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Change Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Change Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) APACS
1 4 (44.44%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) SSADM
2 4 (44.44%) DSDM
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Resource Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Business Transformation
2 4 (44.44%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
1 3 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle