The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 210 191 204
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 60 60 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.66% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.88% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £253 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £420 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.31 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+27.43% -0.52%
Requirements Analysis
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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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7601 6804 6394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.70% 74.39% 73.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4657 3831 3521
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 260 258
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.30 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire +15 26 - - 5
Hampshire -13 15 £425 +13.33% 7
Surrey -10 8 £400 +6.66% 1
East Sussex - 6 £370 -
Buckinghamshire -11 3 £375 +49.70%
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England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.79%) Finance
3 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
4 19 (18.81%) Security Cleared
5 18 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
7 15 (14.85%) HP
7 15 (14.85%) GPRS
7 15 (14.85%) GSM
7 15 (14.85%) UML
7 15 (14.85%) Validation
7 15 (14.85%) Telecoms
7 15 (14.85%) Test Planning
8 14 (13.86%) UNIX
8 14 (13.86%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (12.87%) Project Management
9 13 (12.87%) Linux
9 13 (12.87%) SQL
9 13 (12.87%) VoLTE
10 12 (11.88%) C
10 12 (11.88%) SAP
10 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
10 12 (11.88%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (10.89%) Wireshark
11 11 (10.89%) Test Management
11 11 (10.89%) RNC
11 11 (10.89%) Requirements Management
11 11 (10.89%) UMTS
11 11 (10.89%) 3G
11 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.92%) Confluence
2 5 (4.95%) ArcGIS
2 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.99%) JBoss
4 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.99%) Lync
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.94%) MS Office
4 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.99%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.97%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.85%) GPRS
1 15 (14.85%) GSM
2 13 (12.87%) VoLTE
3 11 (10.89%) 4G
3 11 (10.89%) RNC
3 11 (10.89%) Wireshark
3 11 (10.89%) 3G
3 11 (10.89%) UMTS
4 10 (9.90%) Diameter Protocol
5 9 (8.91%) HSDPA
5 9 (8.91%) LTE
6 7 (6.93%) 2G
7 6 (5.94%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (5.94%) Firewall
7 6 (5.94%) NAS
8 5 (4.95%) VoIP
8 5 (4.95%) SMS
9 4 (3.96%) ATM
9 4 (3.96%) SDH
9 4 (3.96%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (7.92%) SAP BW
3 7 (6.93%) SAP BI
4 6 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.95%) OLAP
5 5 (4.95%) DataStage
6 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.98%) Big Data
7 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.99%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.99%) HBase
8 1 (0.99%) QlikView
8 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) JIRA
1 10 (9.90%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (4.95%) CppUnit
2 5 (4.95%) Ant
2 5 (4.95%) ClearCase
2 5 (4.95%) Toad
2 5 (4.95%) NUnit
2 5 (4.95%) Subversion
2 5 (4.95%) GoogleTest
3 1 (0.99%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (20.79%) Finance
2 15 (14.85%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.93%) Marketing
3 7 (6.93%) Avionics
4 6 (5.94%) Automotive
5 4 (3.96%) Back Office
6 3 (2.97%) Retail
6 3 (2.97%) Billing
7 2 (1.98%) Publishing
8 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Analyst
2 20 (19.80%) Business Analyst
3 19 (18.81%) Tester
3 19 (18.81%) Technical Tester
4 18 (17.82%) Architect
5 14 (13.86%) Software Engineer
6 12 (11.88%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.93%) Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Requirements Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 3 (2.97%) C# Developer
12 2 (1.98%) Programmer
12 2 (1.98%) C# Software Engineer
12 2 (1.98%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (1.98%) Consultant
12 2 (1.98%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) SOAP
1 4 (3.96%) WPF
2 3 (2.97%) .NET Framework
2 3 (2.97%) .NET
2 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.98%) Web Services
4 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.99%) WinForms
4 1 (0.99%) JSF
4 1 (0.99%) EJB
4 1 (0.99%) J2EE
4 1 (0.99%) Java EE
4 1 (0.99%) HTML
4 1 (0.99%) jQuery
4 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.99%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.95%) GIS
4 3 (2.97%) Derivative
5 2 (1.98%) Social Media
5 2 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.99%) Telematics
6 1 (0.99%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) UNIX
2 13 (12.87%) Linux
3 5 (4.95%) Windows
3 5 (4.95%) Solaris
4 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
3 18 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (14.85%) UML
4 15 (14.85%) Validation
4 15 (14.85%) Test Planning
5 13 (12.87%) Project Management
6 11 (10.89%) Requirements Management
6 11 (10.89%) Test Management
7 10 (9.90%) Configuration Management
8 9 (8.91%) Unit Testing
8 9 (8.91%) Use Case
8 9 (8.91%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.92%) Waterfall
9 8 (7.92%) ERP
9 8 (7.92%) User Stories
10 6 (5.94%) OO
10 6 (5.94%) ETL
10 6 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.87%) SQL
2 12 (11.88%) C
3 8 (7.92%) C++
3 8 (7.92%) Ada
4 6 (5.94%) C#
5 5 (4.95%) Python
6 2 (1.98%) Java
6 2 (1.98%) XAML
7 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.99%) Perl
7 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) IIBA
4 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) ISEB
4 1 (0.99%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) DO-178B
2 5 (4.95%) SLA
3 4 (3.96%) QA
4 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 14443
4 1 (0.99%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.99%) GAAP
4 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
1 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.99%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.85%) HP
3 12 (11.88%) SAP
4 9 (8.91%) Oracle
5 6 (5.94%) Cisco
6 5 (4.95%) Cognos
6 5 (4.95%) Informatica
7 2 (1.98%) NetApp
7 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.98%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.98%) VMware
7 2 (1.98%) Pega
8 1 (0.99%) Remedy
8 1 (0.99%) Apple
8 1 (0.99%) Lotus
8 1 (0.99%) Siebel
8 1 (0.99%) IBM
8 1 (0.99%) Citrix
8 1 (0.99%) Hyperion
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