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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 107 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 35 34 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 1.11% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.43% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 28
Median daily rate £475 £480 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Median hourly rate £41.85 £47.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +42.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.05 £30.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £51.00 £35.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
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
2280 2383 2562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.38% 78.03% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1535 1604
Median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 95 115
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +25 20 £525 +69.35% 5
Bristol +9 9 £448 +14.74% 1
Somerset -2 3 £475 +46.15%
Wiltshire -9 2 £500 -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 47 (54.02%) Security Cleared
2 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.93%) QA
3 31 (35.63%) SQL
4 30 (34.48%) OO
5 29 (33.33%) OOD
6 28 (32.18%) Java
7 26 (29.89%) DV Cleared
8 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
9 20 (22.99%) Spring
9 20 (22.99%) HTML
10 19 (21.84%) Python
10 19 (21.84%) NoSQL
11 18 (20.69%) Software Testing
11 18 (20.69%) C++
11 18 (20.69%) UML
11 18 (20.69%) Subversion
12 17 (19.54%) TDD
12 17 (19.54%) OOA/OOD
12 17 (19.54%) Risk Analysis
12 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
12 17 (19.54%) Elasticsearch
13 16 (18.39%) Aerospace
14 15 (17.24%) Mentoring
14 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
15 14 (16.09%) Coaching
15 14 (16.09%) Management Information System
16 13 (14.94%) Finance
16 13 (14.94%) Web Services
16 13 (14.94%) Apache Camel

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 17 (19.54%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (13.79%) Confluence
3 11 (12.64%) Apache
4 2 (2.30%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.30%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.30%) SAS
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Simulink
2 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.30%) SPSS
4 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) NoSQL
2 11 (12.64%) Big Data
2 11 (12.64%) OrientDB
3 9 (10.34%) MySQL
3 9 (10.34%) Neo4j
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.30%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Subversion
2 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.94%) JIRA
4 12 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (12.64%) Bitbucket
5 11 (12.64%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.30%) EasyMock
7 2 (2.30%) JUnit
7 2 (2.30%) Selenium
8 1 (1.15%) Ant
8 1 (1.15%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (1.15%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.15%) Maven
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (18.39%) Aerospace
2 13 (14.94%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Electronics
6 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (44.83%) Developer
2 19 (21.84%) Analyst
3 16 (18.39%) Business Analyst
4 15 (17.24%) Software Engineer
5 13 (14.94%) Java Developer
6 12 (13.79%) Python Developer
7 8 (9.20%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Java Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) C++ Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Data Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Administrator
10 4 (4.60%) Design Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.60%) Service Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.99%) HTML
1 20 (22.99%) Spring
2 13 (14.94%) Apache Camel
2 13 (14.94%) Web Services
3 11 (12.64%) Apache CXF
4 9 (10.34%) EJB
4 9 (10.34%) Java EE
4 9 (10.34%) JSF
5 6 (6.90%) XML
6 2 (2.30%) .NET
6 2 (2.30%) CSS
6 2 (2.30%) jQuery
6 2 (2.30%) REST
6 2 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.15%) HTML5
7 1 (1.15%) POSIX
7 1 (1.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.79%) Ergonomics
2 12 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 11 (12.64%) Wiki
4 7 (8.05%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (5.75%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (3.45%) VHDL
8 1 (1.15%) CESG
8 1 (1.15%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.15%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.48%) OO
3 29 (33.33%) OOD
4 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
5 18 (20.69%) Software Testing
5 18 (20.69%) UML
6 17 (19.54%) OOA/OOD
6 17 (19.54%) Risk Analysis
6 17 (19.54%) TDD
7 15 (17.24%) Mentoring
8 14 (16.09%) Coaching
9 11 (12.64%) DevOps
9 11 (12.64%) Information Management
9 11 (12.64%) ITIL
9 11 (12.64%) Scrum
9 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
10 9 (10.34%) Open Source
10 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (10.34%) Validation
11 7 (8.05%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.63%) SQL
2 28 (32.18%) Java
3 19 (21.84%) Python
4 18 (20.69%) C++
5 11 (12.64%) Ruby
6 10 (11.49%) Scala
7 9 (10.34%) PL/SQL
8 8 (9.20%) C
9 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.75%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.30%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.15%) C#
11 1 (1.15%) Lua
11 1 (1.15%) PHP
11 1 (1.15%) Tcl
11 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.15%) VB
11 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 47 (54.02%) Security Cleared
2 26 (29.89%) DV Cleared
3 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (4.60%) Degree
4 4 (4.60%) RHCE
5 2 (2.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (37.93%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) Basel II
2 4 (4.60%) Basel III
2 4 (4.60%) Solvency II
3 3 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Capistrano
1 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.60%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle
2 11 (12.64%) Luciad
3 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.15%) Altera
5 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Xilinx
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