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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 89 116 110
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 55 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.85% 1.02% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 1.36% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 19
Average daily rate £350 £488 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £318 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £538 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 0
Average hourly rate £57.00 £46.38 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.13 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +110.52%
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
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Devon - 16 £340 - 1
Gloucestershire +17 10 £400 +5.26% 7
Bristol +7 10 £350 -2.09% 1
Somerset +2 9 - - 1
Wiltshire -18 4 £500 - 2
Dorset - 1 - -
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England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 28 (34.15%) Security Cleared
2 27 (32.93%) SQL
3 25 (30.49%) HTML
3 25 (30.49%) OO
4 24 (29.27%) OOD
4 24 (29.27%) UML
4 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (29.27%) QA
5 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
5 22 (26.83%) Software Testing
6 18 (21.95%) NoSQL
7 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
7 17 (20.73%) Risk Analysis
7 17 (20.73%) OOA/OOD
7 17 (20.73%) Python
7 17 (20.73%) TDD
7 17 (20.73%) Subversion
7 17 (20.73%) Finance
8 16 (19.51%) C++
8 16 (19.51%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (18.29%) Java
10 14 (17.07%) Web Services
11 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
11 13 (15.85%) SC Cleared
12 12 (14.63%) Coaching
12 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (14.63%) Aerospace
13 11 (13.41%) Spring
13 11 (13.41%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (13.41%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (19.51%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.32%) CMS
3 4 (4.88%) EPiServer CMS
4 3 (3.66%) Apache
4 3 (3.66%) Confluence
5 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.66%) Simulink
3 2 (2.44%) MS Office
4 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.66%) Big Data
2 3 (3.66%) OrientDB
3 2 (2.44%) MySQL
3 2 (2.44%) Neo4j
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
1 17 (20.73%) Subversion
2 5 (6.10%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (4.88%) JIRA
4 3 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.66%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.44%) Rational Rose
5 2 (2.44%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.22%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.22%) JUnit
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Aerospace
3 8 (9.76%) Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Military
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (42.68%) Developer
2 24 (29.27%) Analyst
3 18 (21.95%) Business Analyst
4 15 (18.29%) Software Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Python Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Java Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Process Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Process Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared Java Developer
10 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.66%) Agile Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.49%) HTML
2 14 (17.07%) Web Services
3 11 (13.41%) Spring
4 10 (12.20%) Apache Camel
5 9 (10.98%) Apache CXF
6 8 (9.76%) .NET
7 7 (8.54%) CSS
8 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.88%) WCF
8 4 (4.88%) XML
9 3 (3.66%) HTML5
10 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.44%) CSS3
10 2 (2.44%) EJB
10 2 (2.44%) Java EE
10 2 (2.44%) JSF
10 2 (2.44%) MFC
11 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.22%) POSIX
11 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.32%) Ergonomics
3 6 (7.32%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.66%) Wiki
6 2 (2.44%) APACS
6 2 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.44%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.22%) Verilog
7 1 (1.22%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) OO
2 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) OOD
2 24 (29.27%) UML
3 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
3 22 (26.83%) Software Testing
4 17 (20.73%) OOA/OOD
4 17 (20.73%) Risk Analysis
4 17 (20.73%) TDD
5 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
6 12 (14.63%) Coaching
7 11 (13.41%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (10.98%) Business Transformation
8 9 (10.98%) Information Management
8 9 (10.98%) Use Case
9 8 (9.76%) DSDM
9 8 (9.76%) SSADM
9 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.54%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.93%) SQL
2 17 (20.73%) Python
3 16 (19.51%) C++
4 15 (18.29%) Java
5 9 (10.98%) C#
6 4 (4.88%) C
7 3 (3.66%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.66%) Ruby
7 3 (3.66%) Scala
8 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.22%) Ada
9 1 (1.22%) Ada 83
9 1 (1.22%) Ada 95
9 1 (1.22%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.22%) Delphi
9 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.22%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (34.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.85%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.98%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.10%) Degree
5 4 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.88%) ISEB
6 2 (2.44%) RHCE
7 1 (1.22%) MOS
7 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (29.27%) QA
2 6 (7.32%) Basel II
2 6 (7.32%) Basel III
2 6 (7.32%) Solvency II
3 3 (3.66%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.44%) SEPA
4 2 (2.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Capistrano
1 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Luciad
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) EPiServer
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle
5 2 (2.44%) Murex
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.22%) Software AG
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