The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Preston 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 24 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 0.96% 3.92% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £288 -
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
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 62.50% 80.39% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 44
Average daily rate £381 £300 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -28.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £269 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £23.15 £23.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.43% +45.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Requirements Analysis
Lancashire

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 9 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) MODAF
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) MODAF
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree