The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Analysis
UK / Scotland
Rank 93 112 109
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 13 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.75% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £366 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £460 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +85.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £43.88 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.09% +9.68%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1443 2121 2240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.39% 82.88% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 1143 1267
Median daily rate £380 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 43
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +63.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +15 6 £375 -6.25% 2
Glasgow +9 5 £450 -
Stirling - 2 £525 -
Requirements Analysis
UK

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (29.41%) ETL
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) SAS
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Retail
7 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 3 (17.65%) Data Extraction
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
7 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 3 (17.65%) ETL Development

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (17.65%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.76%) Big Data
5 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Hudson
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Data Modeller
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) Sass
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
4 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Data Extraction
5 3 (17.65%) ETL Development
5 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) APMP
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Cloudera
3 2 (11.76%) Teradata
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) HP