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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 105 88 106
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 37 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 1.07% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.52% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 12
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£500 £413 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £358 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £36.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 - £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.84 - £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -8.23%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2193 1512 2124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.11% 70.62% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1463 974 1298
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 67 132
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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 +8 24 £500 +21.21% 3
Somerset -14 6 £275 -35.29%
Bristol -21 3 £375 +15.38% 2
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Dorset +8 2 £275 - 1
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 46 (58.97%) Finance
2 36 (46.15%) GAP Analysis
3 34 (43.59%) UML
4 28 (35.90%) Banking
5 27 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (33.33%) Business Transformation
7 25 (32.05%) Business Analysis
8 24 (30.77%) SSADM
8 24 (30.77%) DSDM
9 22 (28.21%) MS Visio
10 21 (26.92%) Data Modelling
10 21 (26.92%) BPR
11 20 (25.64%) BPMN
12 17 (21.79%) Software Engineering
12 17 (21.79%) Basel II
12 17 (21.79%) Java
12 17 (21.79%) Basel III
12 17 (21.79%) Solvency II
13 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 10 (12.82%) Rational DOORS
15 9 (11.54%) Change Control
15 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
15 9 (11.54%) OOP
15 9 (11.54%) OO
15 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (10.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 8 (10.26%) ISEB
17 7 (8.97%) SQL
17 7 (8.97%) C++
17 7 (8.97%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (5.13%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (28.21%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) AMQP
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) DVB
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) PSTN
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
3 1 (1.28%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
1 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.28%) Informix
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (6.41%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.13%) JUnit
3 4 (5.13%) Rational Rose
4 3 (3.85%) Selenium
5 2 (2.56%) NUnit
6 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 46 (58.97%) Finance
2 28 (35.90%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Retail
3 6 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.56%) Military
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 55 (70.51%) Analyst
2 52 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 39 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 39 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Payments Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Tester
8 3 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) C++ Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.56%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Architect
10 1 (1.28%) Consultant
10 1 (1.28%) Test Team Leader
10 1 (1.28%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) Apache Camel
1 4 (5.13%) Spring
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (2.56%) REST
3 2 (2.56%) SOAP
4 1 (1.28%) HTML
4 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.28%) ODBC
4 1 (1.28%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.13%) SWIFT
2 4 (5.13%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (5.13%) APACS
3 1 (1.28%) PMI
3 1 (1.28%) Replication
3 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) GAP Analysis
2 34 (43.59%) UML
3 27 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (33.33%) Business Transformation
5 25 (32.05%) Business Analysis
6 24 (30.77%) SSADM
6 24 (30.77%) DSDM
7 21 (26.92%) Data Modelling
7 21 (26.92%) BPR
8 20 (25.64%) BPMN
9 17 (21.79%) Software Engineering
10 9 (11.54%) Change Control
10 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
10 9 (11.54%) OOP
10 9 (11.54%) OO
10 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (8.97%) Software Testing
11 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.97%) Business Process Improvement
12 6 (7.69%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.79%) Java
2 7 (8.97%) SQL
2 7 (8.97%) C++
3 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.56%) Ruby
3 2 (2.56%) Python
3 2 (2.56%) ABAP
4 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.28%) Delphi
4 1 (1.28%) C
4 1 (1.28%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) Ada
4 1 (1.28%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.26%) ISEB
3 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.41%) ACCA
4 5 (6.41%) CIMA
4 5 (6.41%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.41%) Degree
4 5 (6.41%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.79%) Basel II
1 17 (21.79%) Basel III
1 17 (21.79%) Solvency II
2 8 (10.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (8.97%) FATCA
3 7 (8.97%) COREP
3 7 (8.97%) FINREP
4 5 (6.41%) QA
5 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.56%) Casewise
3 2 (2.56%) SAP
3 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.28%) Remedy
4 1 (1.28%) Actuate
4 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
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