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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 242 238 201
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -37
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 41 31 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.31% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.39% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 34
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +129.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
Requirements Analysis
England

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
7658 7859 6980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.47% 77.84% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4727 4423 3895
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 285 278
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 1 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Berkshire +5 16 £500 +53.84% 1
Hampshire +2 11 £300 -25.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 5 £400 +3.22% 1
East Sussex - 4 £255 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 1 - -
Surrey -11 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £415 -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 43 (40.19%) UML
1 43 (40.19%) Software Engineering
2 42 (39.25%) C
3 39 (36.45%) Project Management
3 39 (36.45%) Subversion
4 33 (30.84%) Use Case
4 33 (30.84%) Multithreading
4 33 (30.84%) Unix
4 33 (30.84%) Linux
5 32 (29.91%) ClearCase
5 32 (29.91%) Python
5 32 (29.91%) C++
5 32 (29.91%) Ant
5 32 (29.91%) Configuration Management
5 32 (29.91%) Unit Testing
5 32 (29.91%) Integration Testing
5 32 (29.91%) NUnit
5 32 (29.91%) CppUnit
5 32 (29.91%) GoogleTest
6 31 (28.97%) Memory Management
6 31 (28.97%) OOD
6 31 (28.97%) OO
7 29 (27.10%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (27.10%) Derivative
7 29 (27.10%) System Integration Testing
8 24 (22.43%) Security Cleared
9 22 (20.56%) Degree
10 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
11 16 (14.95%) SC Cleared
12 15 (14.02%) Business Analysis

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (13.08%) CMS
2 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.61%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.74%) MS Office
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) SAN
2 2 (1.87%) Firewall
2 2 (1.87%) LAN
2 2 (1.87%) Wireless
3 1 (0.93%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.93%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (0.93%) GPRS
3 1 (0.93%) GSM
3 1 (0.93%) HSDPA
3 1 (0.93%) LTE
3 1 (0.93%) NAS
3 1 (0.93%) UMTS
3 1 (0.93%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.93%) WAN
3 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.74%) MySQL
2 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.87%) GIS
4 1 (0.93%) DataStage
4 1 (0.93%) OLAP
4 1 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 39 (36.45%) Subversion
2 32 (29.91%) Ant
2 32 (29.91%) ClearCase
2 32 (29.91%) CppUnit
2 32 (29.91%) GoogleTest
2 32 (29.91%) NUnit
3 7 (6.54%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (3.74%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.93%) Appium
5 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.93%) JBehave
5 1 (0.93%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) JMeter
5 1 (0.93%) LSMW
5 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.93%) Selenium
5 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 11 (10.28%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Avionics
3 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Developer
2 26 (24.30%) Analyst
3 24 (22.43%) Business Analyst
4 21 (19.63%) C Developer
5 19 (17.76%) Software Engineer
6 15 (14.02%) Architect
7 9 (8.41%) C Software Engineer
7 9 (8.41%) Designer
8 8 (7.48%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Data Business Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Technical Business Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Web Architect
11 4 (3.74%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Technical Architect
11 4 (3.74%) UI Designer
11 4 (3.74%) UI/UX Designer
11 4 (3.74%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) CSS
2 6 (5.61%) CSS3
2 6 (5.61%) HTML
2 6 (5.61%) HTML5
3 5 (4.67%) JSF
4 3 (2.80%) jQuery
5 2 (1.87%) OpenGL
6 1 (0.93%) .NET
6 1 (0.93%) Middleware
6 1 (0.93%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.10%) Analytical Skills
1 29 (27.10%) Derivative
2 8 (7.48%) User Experience
3 4 (3.74%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.80%) Life Science
5 2 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.87%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.84%) Linux
1 33 (30.84%) Unix
2 2 (1.87%) Windows
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.19%) Software Engineering
1 43 (40.19%) UML
2 39 (36.45%) Project Management
3 33 (30.84%) Multithreading
3 33 (30.84%) Use Case
4 32 (29.91%) Configuration Management
4 32 (29.91%) Integration Testing
4 32 (29.91%) Unit Testing
5 31 (28.97%) Memory Management
5 31 (28.97%) OO
5 31 (28.97%) OOD
6 29 (27.10%) System Integration Testing
7 15 (14.02%) Business Analysis
7 15 (14.02%) Software Delivery
8 14 (13.08%) Content Management
8 14 (13.08%) Workflow
9 13 (12.15%) SDLC
10 11 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (10.28%) Data Modelling
10 11 (10.28%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (39.25%) C
2 32 (29.91%) C++
2 32 (29.91%) Python
3 7 (6.54%) Java
4 6 (5.61%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.61%) SQL
5 5 (4.67%) Ada
6 3 (2.80%) Ada 95
6 3 (2.80%) C#
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) Security Cleared
2 22 (20.56%) Degree
3 16 (14.95%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.74%) ISEB
5 3 (2.80%) CBAP
6 2 (1.87%) APMP
6 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.87%) PMP
6 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.93%) MCSA
7 1 (0.93%) MCSE
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.93%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.93%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.93%) ISO26262
3 1 (0.93%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.74%) HP
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle
3 3 (2.80%) VMware
4 2 (1.87%) Blue Coat
4 2 (1.87%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco
4 2 (1.87%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.87%) NetApp
4 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) Arqiva
5 1 (0.93%) Cognos
5 1 (0.93%) EMC
5 1 (0.93%) Informatica
5 1 (0.93%) SAP
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