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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Analysis
England / South West
Rank 122 90 113
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +23
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 19 55 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 1.82% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 2.24% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 26
Median daily rate £525 £350 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £390 £393
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 4
Median hourly rate £40.50 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £37.50 £37.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £57.00 £46.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +7.50%

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
2202 2460 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.44% 81.51% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1679 1650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 88
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.80 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 25 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire +3 12 £525 +40.00%
Wiltshire +4 3 - - 3
Dorset - 2 £353 - 1
Somerset -6 1 - -
Bristol -7 1 £338 +2.27% 6
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 14 (50.00%) Scrum
3 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (50.00%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) C
5 11 (39.29%) Oracle
5 11 (39.29%) XML
5 11 (39.29%) DV Cleared
5 11 (39.29%) REST
6 10 (35.71%) JSF
6 10 (35.71%) Workflow
6 10 (35.71%) Web Services
6 10 (35.71%) EJB
7 9 (32.14%) XSLT
7 9 (32.14%) SDLC
8 8 (28.57%) PrimeFaces
8 8 (28.57%) XSD
8 8 (28.57%) JUnit
8 8 (28.57%) J2EE
8 8 (28.57%) JBoss
8 8 (28.57%) JAXB
8 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 8 (28.57%) JPA
8 8 (28.57%) EJB 3.0
9 7 (25.00%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) JIRA
10 5 (17.86%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (17.86%) Jenkins

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (28.57%) JBoss
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.57%) Anypoint
4 1 (3.57%) Mule
4 1 (3.57%) Mule ESB
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) AMQP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Intranet
2 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Big Data
1 4 (14.29%) OrientDB
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Neo4j
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) JUnit
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
2 5 (17.86%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
5 1 (3.57%) PVCS
5 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Big Data Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Data Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Change Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) REST
1 11 (39.29%) XML
2 10 (35.71%) EJB
2 10 (35.71%) JSF
2 10 (35.71%) Web Services
3 9 (32.14%) XSLT
4 8 (28.57%) EJB 3.0
4 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 8 (28.57%) J2EE
4 8 (28.57%) JAXB
4 8 (28.57%) JPA
4 8 (28.57%) PrimeFaces
4 8 (28.57%) XSD
5 3 (10.71%) Apache Camel
5 3 (10.71%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) CSS
6 2 (7.14%) HTML
6 2 (7.14%) Java EE
6 2 (7.14%) jQuery
6 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Wiki
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 14 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (35.71%) Workflow
5 9 (32.14%) SDLC
6 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (14.29%) DevOps
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) OO
7 4 (14.29%) OOD
7 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Data Management
8 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
9 2 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) C
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (10.71%) Scala
5 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (39.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ISEB
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (7.14%) Freescale
2 2 (7.14%) Wind River
3 1 (3.57%) ESRI
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Luciad
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
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