The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 110 104 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 34 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.82% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.16% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 24
Average daily rate £436 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.80% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £33.00 £47.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.52% +28.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.69% +16.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2508 1631 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.72% 70.12% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1015 1521
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 60 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Requirements Analysis
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -12 14 £451 +17.01% 2
Bristol -9 6 £390 -17.89% 1
Somerset -5 5 £325 - 2
Gloucestershire +3 2 £338 +3.84%
Dorset -7 1 £400 - 3
Devon - - - - 3
Avon - - - -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 27 (51.92%) Finance
2 26 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 18 (34.62%) UML
4 15 (28.85%) Business Analysis
5 14 (26.92%) Banking
6 13 (25.00%) SSADM
6 13 (25.00%) DSDM
6 13 (25.00%) BPR
6 13 (25.00%) Business Transformation
7 12 (23.08%) MS Visio
7 12 (23.08%) Data Modelling
7 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (19.23%) Basel II
8 10 (19.23%) Solvency II
8 10 (19.23%) Basel III
9 9 (17.31%) Java
10 8 (15.38%) .NET
10 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 8 (15.38%) BPMN
11 7 (13.46%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (13.46%) CRM
11 7 (13.46%) XML
11 7 (13.46%) Software Testing
12 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
12 6 (11.54%) HTML
12 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
12 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
12 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (7.69%) Apache Qpid
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) TPMS
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) AMQP
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) VSAT
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.92%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) Informix
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.69%) JUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (51.92%) Finance
2 14 (26.92%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.85%) Avionics
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Analyst
2 28 (53.85%) Business Analyst
3 23 (44.23%) Senior Business Analyst
3 23 (44.23%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (23.08%) Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.69%) CRM Architect
8 3 (5.77%) CRM Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Test Leader
10 1 (1.92%) SAS Data Analyst
10 1 (1.92%) Business Data Analyst
10 1 (1.92%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) XML
3 6 (11.54%) HTML
4 4 (7.69%) JSON
4 4 (7.69%) WCF
4 4 (7.69%) Spring
4 4 (7.69%) Web Services
4 4 (7.69%) Apache Camel
5 2 (3.85%) SOAP
5 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (1.92%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.92%) XHTML
6 1 (1.92%) Flash
6 1 (1.92%) ODBC
6 1 (1.92%) CSS
6 1 (1.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
2 1 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.92%) PMI
2 1 (1.92%) W3C
2 1 (1.92%) APACS
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (1.92%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 18 (34.62%) UML
3 15 (28.85%) Business Analysis
4 13 (25.00%) SSADM
4 13 (25.00%) DSDM
4 13 (25.00%) BPR
4 13 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 12 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.38%) BPMN
7 7 (13.46%) CRM
7 7 (13.46%) Software Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 5 (9.62%) Change Control
9 5 (9.62%) OOP
9 5 (9.62%) OO
10 4 (7.69%) Workflow
10 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) Java
2 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.62%) SQL
4 4 (7.69%) C#
5 3 (5.77%) C++
5 3 (5.77%) C
6 2 (3.85%) Delphi
6 2 (3.85%) ABAP
7 1 (1.92%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.92%) VBA
7 1 (1.92%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) ISEB
3 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) Degree
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) Basel II
1 10 (19.23%) Solvency II
1 10 (19.23%) Basel III
2 4 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.77%) COREP
3 3 (5.77%) FINREP
4 2 (3.85%) QA
5 1 (1.92%) DO-178B
5 1 (1.92%) WCAG
5 1 (1.92%) WAI
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.92%) Remedy
5 1 (1.92%) Actuate
5 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Yeovil
Jam Recruitment
Rate: £35 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago