The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 17 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 3.74% 2.63% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 7.14% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£385 - £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.95 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -7.22%
Requirements Analysis
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 76.64% 36.84% 55.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 10 31
Average daily rate £385 £475 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.94% +12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £203 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.92 £40.00 £53.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.21% -24.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £28.00 £35.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £40.00 £70.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Requirements Analysis
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (75.00%) ResourceLink
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SSDT

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SSDT
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modeller
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Data Quality