The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 32 31 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.53% 3.92% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 5.17% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £475 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.27% +42.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
Requirements Analysis
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 271 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 79.69% 75.91% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 175 248
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 20 8
Average hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £29.00 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £47.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Templecombe +2 3 - -
Taunton - 1 £475 - 1
Requirements Analysis
South West

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (85.71%) C++
1 12 (85.71%) UML
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) Apache CXF
2 11 (78.57%) Information Management
2 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 11 (78.57%) Apache Camel
2 11 (78.57%) Luciad
2 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
2 11 (78.57%) Aerospace
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) MFC
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) OOD
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (78.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Architect
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) Apache Camel
2 11 (78.57%) Apache CXF
2 11 (78.57%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) MFC
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 12 (85.71%) UML
2 11 (78.57%) Information Management
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) OOD
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Luciad
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft