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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 118 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 8 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.86% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.05% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 2
Median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.73% -2.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £55.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
-10.07% +55.75%
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1903 2674 2198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.60% 81.77% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1118 1394 1125
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 63 27
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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
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 24 August 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
Aberdeen - 4 - -
Edinburgh -9 3 £400 +16.95% 1
Glasgow -2 1 - -
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 12 (40.00%) Banking
2 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Migration
3 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (30.00%) jQuery
4 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (30.00%) HTML
4 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) Web Services
5 8 (26.67%) Workflow
5 8 (26.67%) Retail Banking
5 8 (26.67%) Retail
6 7 (23.33%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (23.33%) SDLC
6 7 (23.33%) Nintex
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) XML
6 7 (23.33%) VB
6 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
6 7 (23.33%) .NET
6 7 (23.33%) ADO.NET
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (16.67%) QA
9 4 (13.33%) JIRA
9 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Test Planning

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 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (23.33%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (10.00%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Spatial Data
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Hudson
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.33%) ProC
3 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 12 (40.00%) Banking
2 11 (36.67%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Retail
3 8 (26.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Analyst
2 16 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Developer
4 7 (23.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Python Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Python Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Telephony Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Business IT Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) CSS
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
1 9 (30.00%) jQuery
2 8 (26.67%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) .NET
3 7 (23.33%) ADO.NET
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (23.33%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.67%) Flask
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.33%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.67%) Online Banking
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Workflow
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Validation
6 3 (10.00%) Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (23.33%) VB
2 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Nintex
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Avaya
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Verint
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Teradata