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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 98 93 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 46 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.40% 0.86% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.20% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 12
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£458 £423 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +3.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £52.75 £65.00
% change year-on-year
-33.05% -18.84%
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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
2398 1580 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.80% 71.17% 69.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1593 1059 1321
Average daily rate £395 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 77 150
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £11.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £44.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -9 15 £500 +19.04%
Gloucestershire - 8 - - 1
Somerset -6 7 £275 -35.29% 3
Bristol -16 5 £375 - 3
Dorset - 1 - -
Avon - - - -
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 41 (44.57%) Finance
2 37 (40.22%) UML
3 34 (36.96%) GAP Analysis
4 32 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (27.17%) Banking
6 24 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 24 (26.09%) Business Transformation
7 22 (23.91%) SSADM
7 22 (23.91%) DSDM
7 22 (23.91%) MS Visio
8 21 (22.83%) Java
8 21 (22.83%) Business Analysis
8 21 (22.83%) Software Engineering
9 20 (21.74%) Data Modelling
9 20 (21.74%) BPR
10 19 (20.65%) BPMN
11 18 (19.57%) SC Cleared
12 17 (18.48%) C++
13 16 (17.39%) Basel II
13 16 (17.39%) Basel III
13 16 (17.39%) Solvency II
14 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (14.13%) Configuration Management
15 13 (14.13%) Rational DOORS
16 12 (13.04%) Change Control
16 12 (13.04%) SQL
16 12 (13.04%) OOP
16 12 (13.04%) OO
17 10 (10.87%) LAN
17 10 (10.87%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) SAS
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) LAN
1 10 (10.87%) WAN
1 10 (10.87%) FTP
1 10 (10.87%) Telnet
2 9 (9.78%) MPLS
2 9 (9.78%) SNMP
2 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.70%) OSPF
3 8 (8.70%) Firewall
3 8 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (5.43%) Network Security
5 2 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.09%) PSTN
6 1 (1.09%) VoIP
6 1 (1.09%) Wireless
6 1 (1.09%) VLAN
6 1 (1.09%) DVB
6 1 (1.09%) RTP
6 1 (1.09%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (5.43%) SoapUI
2 5 (5.43%) JUnit
3 3 (3.26%) Rational Rose
3 3 (3.26%) Selenium
4 2 (2.17%) NUnit
5 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
General
1 41 (44.57%) Finance
2 25 (27.17%) Banking
3 10 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.43%) Retail
4 5 (5.43%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Military
6 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Analyst
2 50 (54.35%) Business Analyst
3 38 (41.30%) Senior Business Analyst
3 38 (41.30%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) C++ Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Network Support
8 5 (5.43%) C++/Java Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Tester
9 4 (4.35%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Network Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Systems Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Network Design Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) XML
2 5 (5.43%) JAXB
2 5 (5.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (5.43%) JSF
2 5 (5.43%) .NET
2 5 (5.43%) J2EE
2 5 (5.43%) EJB
2 5 (5.43%) JPA
2 5 (5.43%) EJB 3.0
2 5 (5.43%) JAX-RS
2 5 (5.43%) Web Services
2 5 (5.43%) PrimeFaces
3 4 (4.35%) REST
3 4 (4.35%) SOAP
4 2 (2.17%) HTML
4 2 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.17%) CSS
4 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.17%) Ajax
4 2 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.26%) APACS
1 3 (3.26%) SWIFT
1 3 (3.26%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.09%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.17%) Linux
1 2 (2.17%) Android
1 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) UML
2 34 (36.96%) GAP Analysis
3 32 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (26.09%) Business Transformation
5 22 (23.91%) SSADM
5 22 (23.91%) DSDM
6 21 (22.83%) Software Engineering
6 21 (22.83%) Business Analysis
7 20 (21.74%) Data Modelling
7 20 (21.74%) BPR
8 19 (20.65%) BPMN
9 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (14.13%) Configuration Management
11 12 (13.04%) OOP
11 12 (13.04%) OO
11 12 (13.04%) Change Control
12 10 (10.87%) Workflow
13 9 (9.78%) Performance Management
13 9 (9.78%) Network Management
13 9 (9.78%) Network Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.83%) Java
2 17 (18.48%) C++
3 12 (13.04%) SQL
4 6 (6.52%) C
5 3 (3.26%) C#
5 3 (3.26%) Delphi
5 3 (3.26%) Ada
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby
6 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.17%) ABAP
6 2 (2.17%) Python
6 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 18 (19.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.70%) CCIE
3 8 (8.70%) CCNP
3 8 (8.70%) ISEB
3 8 (8.70%) CISSP
3 8 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (7.61%) Degree
5 6 (6.52%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.52%) ACCA
5 6 (6.52%) CIMA
6 5 (5.43%) ISTQB
7 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) Basel II
1 16 (17.39%) Basel III
1 16 (17.39%) Solvency II
2 8 (8.70%) FATCA
3 6 (6.52%) COREP
3 6 (6.52%) FINREP
3 6 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (5.43%) QA
5 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle
2 8 (8.70%) Cisco
3 5 (5.43%) JBoss
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) Casewise
6 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.09%) Remedy
6 1 (1.09%) Actuate
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