The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 105 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 35 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 1.05% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.37% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 12
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£475 £411 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.50% +7.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £328 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £47.00 £33.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.42% -30.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £31.50 £35.38
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -10.95%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2402 2487 1660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.45% 77.07% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1555 1539 1023
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 110 62
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Wiltshire +15 15 £500 +10.98% 3
Somerset +18 14 £325 - 3
Gloucestershire -12 3 £310 -8.14% 2
Bristol -1 2 £320 -17.94% 1
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 40 (57.14%) Finance
2 34 (48.57%) UML
2 34 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (45.71%) GAP Analysis
4 28 (40.00%) Business Transformation
5 21 (30.00%) Banking
6 20 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 20 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 20 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 19 (27.14%) C++
7 19 (27.14%) Software Engineering
8 18 (25.71%) SSADM
8 18 (25.71%) DSDM
8 18 (25.71%) Basel II
8 18 (25.71%) BPR
8 18 (25.71%) BPMN
8 18 (25.71%) Basel III
8 18 (25.71%) Solvency II
9 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (21.43%) Business Analysis
10 15 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
10 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
11 14 (20.00%) Management Information System
11 14 (20.00%) Scrum
12 13 (18.57%) Java
13 12 (17.14%) Information Management
14 11 (15.71%) Web Services
15 10 (14.29%) Hibernate
16 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
16 8 (11.43%) ClearQuest

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (4.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) IPv4
1 3 (4.29%) IPv6
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) VoIP
2 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.86%) FTP
2 2 (2.86%) RTP
2 2 (2.86%) Telnet
2 2 (2.86%) 3GPP
2 2 (2.86%) ATM
2 2 (2.86%) VLAN
2 2 (2.86%) Wireless
2 2 (2.86%) Multicast
3 1 (1.43%) 4G
3 1 (1.43%) LTE
3 1 (1.43%) LAN
3 1 (1.43%) UMTS
3 1 (1.43%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) WAN
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (11.43%) ClearQuest
2 8 (11.43%) ClearCase
2 8 (11.43%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (4.29%) GCC
3 3 (4.29%) GDB
3 3 (4.29%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.29%) JUnit
4 1 (1.43%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (57.14%) Finance
2 21 (30.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (52.86%) Business Analyst
1 37 (52.86%) Analyst
2 24 (34.29%) Senior Analyst
2 24 (34.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 16 (22.86%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Developer
5 7 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) C++/Java Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.86%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Agile Business Analyst
10 1 (1.43%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (1.43%) Systems Test Engineer
10 1 (1.43%) C++ Software Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.43%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) Web Services
2 10 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 8 (11.43%) GWT
4 7 (10.00%) Spring
4 7 (10.00%) JSP
5 5 (7.14%) STL
6 3 (4.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (4.29%) PrimeFaces
6 3 (4.29%) JAX-RS
6 3 (4.29%) JPA
6 3 (4.29%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (4.29%) JSF
6 3 (4.29%) J2EE
6 3 (4.29%) EJB
6 3 (4.29%) XML
6 3 (4.29%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Social Media
4 2 (2.86%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.86%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) UML
1 34 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 32 (45.71%) GAP Analysis
3 28 (40.00%) Business Transformation
4 20 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 19 (27.14%) Software Engineering
6 18 (25.71%) SSADM
6 18 (25.71%) DSDM
6 18 (25.71%) BPR
6 18 (25.71%) BPMN
7 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (21.43%) Business Analysis
9 14 (20.00%) Scrum
10 12 (17.14%) Information Management
11 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
11 8 (11.43%) Change Management
11 8 (11.43%) Requirements Engineering
11 8 (11.43%) Business Process Improvement
12 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
13 6 (8.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) C++
2 13 (18.57%) Java
3 6 (8.57%) Ada
4 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.29%) Ruby
4 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.29%) SQL
4 3 (4.29%) C
4 3 (4.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.57%) ACCA
3 6 (8.57%) CIMA
3 6 (8.57%) MOS
4 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.71%) Basel II
1 18 (25.71%) Basel III
1 18 (25.71%) Solvency II
2 6 (8.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (8.57%) COREP
2 6 (8.57%) FINREP
2 6 (8.57%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Iperf
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Google
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) VMware
3 1 (1.43%) SAP
3 1 (1.43%) Symantec
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.43%) HP
3 1 (1.43%) EMC
3 1 (1.43%) Citrix
Wiltshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Clear Edge Consulting
Rate: Up to £55 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £850 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £601 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 13 days ago