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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 116 104 89
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 31 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 1.34% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.81% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 14
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.27% +13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £275 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £543 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £407
% change year-on-year
- -1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £34.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -17.64%
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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
2421 2271 1541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.61% 74.26% 72.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1620 1520 999
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 105 70
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +93.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +15 17 - - 3
Wiltshire -8 10 £500 - 1
Gloucestershire -6 2 £344 - 2
Bristol -7 2 £460 +22.66% 1
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 40 (62.50%) UML
2 29 (45.31%) Software Engineering
3 27 (42.19%) Finance
4 25 (39.06%) C++
5 24 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
6 23 (35.94%) Management Information System
6 23 (35.94%) Security Cleared
7 22 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (32.81%) Java
8 21 (32.81%) SC Cleared
9 20 (31.25%) Information Management
9 20 (31.25%) Web Services
10 19 (29.69%) Business Transformation
11 18 (28.13%) Spring
12 17 (26.56%) Data Modelling
13 15 (23.44%) Luciad
13 15 (23.44%) Apache Camel
14 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
14 14 (21.88%) Banking
15 13 (20.31%) MS Visio
16 12 (18.75%) SSADM
16 12 (18.75%) DSDM
16 12 (18.75%) Basel II
16 12 (18.75%) BPR
16 12 (18.75%) Use Case
16 12 (18.75%) Apache CXF
16 12 (18.75%) Basel III
16 12 (18.75%) Solvency II
16 12 (18.75%) BPMN
17 11 (17.19%) Rational DOORS

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) RTP
2 1 (1.56%) Telnet
2 1 (1.56%) Wireless
2 1 (1.56%) VLAN
2 1 (1.56%) LTE
2 1 (1.56%) 4G
2 1 (1.56%) MVNO
2 1 (1.56%) Multicast
2 1 (1.56%) ATM
2 1 (1.56%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.56%) UMTS
2 1 (1.56%) VoIP
2 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.56%) FTP
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.69%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.69%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (42.19%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Banking
3 11 (17.19%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (43.75%) Business Analyst
1 28 (43.75%) Analyst
2 26 (40.63%) Software Engineer
3 19 (29.69%) Senior Business Analyst
3 19 (29.69%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.13%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) UML Business Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.56%) Architect
8 1 (1.56%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) Web Services
2 18 (28.13%) Spring
3 15 (23.44%) Apache Camel
4 12 (18.75%) Apache CXF
5 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.69%) GWT
6 3 (4.69%) JSP
6 3 (4.69%) MFC
7 2 (3.13%) EJB
7 2 (3.13%) J2EE
7 2 (3.13%) STL
7 2 (3.13%) XML
7 2 (3.13%) JAXB
7 2 (3.13%) JPA
7 2 (3.13%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (3.13%) JSF
7 2 (3.13%) JAX-RS
7 2 (3.13%) PrimeFaces
8 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.69%) Social Media
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.56%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.56%) CCTV
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
1 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) UML
2 29 (45.31%) Software Engineering
3 24 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
4 22 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (31.25%) Information Management
6 19 (29.69%) Business Transformation
7 17 (26.56%) Data Modelling
8 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
9 12 (18.75%) Use Case
9 12 (18.75%) BPMN
9 12 (18.75%) SSADM
9 12 (18.75%) DSDM
9 12 (18.75%) BPR
10 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (9.38%) Scrum
11 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
11 6 (9.38%) SDLC
12 5 (7.81%) Business Process Improvement
12 5 (7.81%) Change Management
12 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) C++
2 21 (32.81%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) Ada
4 3 (4.69%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) C
6 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (35.94%) Security Cleared
2 21 (32.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) ACCA
3 6 (9.38%) CIMA
4 4 (6.25%) MOS
5 2 (3.13%) Degree
5 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) Basel III
1 12 (18.75%) Solvency II
1 12 (18.75%) Basel II
2 6 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (9.38%) FATCA
2 6 (9.38%) COREP
2 6 (9.38%) FINREP
3 1 (1.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Iperf
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Luciad
2 3 (4.69%) Google
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
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