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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analysis
Rank 107 109 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 31 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 1.32% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.71% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 16
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£475 £398 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.49% -1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £311 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £489 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £33.84 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.52% -9.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £33.42 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+64.57% -7.80%
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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
2317 2335 1458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.98% 77.19% 71.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1556 910
Average daily rate £400 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 118 66
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.84 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +12.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +16 12 £338 +1.88% 3
Wiltshire -2 12 £500 +10.98% 1
Bristol -5 3 £390 +4.00% 6
Gloucestershire -5 3 £310 -8.14% 1
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 31 (46.97%) UML
3 30 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (43.94%) GAP Analysis
5 23 (34.85%) Business Transformation
6 21 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
8 18 (27.27%) Management Information System
8 18 (27.27%) C++
8 18 (27.27%) Data Modelling
9 17 (25.76%) Banking
9 17 (25.76%) Business Analysis
10 16 (24.24%) Information Management
10 16 (24.24%) MS Visio
10 16 (24.24%) Java
11 15 (22.73%) Web Services
11 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
12 14 (21.21%) BPMN
12 14 (21.21%) Solvency II
12 14 (21.21%) Basel III
12 14 (21.21%) SSADM
12 14 (21.21%) DSDM
12 14 (21.21%) Basel II
12 14 (21.21%) BPR
13 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (16.67%) Spring
15 10 (15.15%) Rational DOORS
15 10 (15.15%) SDLC
16 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
16 9 (13.64%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (6.06%) JBoss
2 1 (1.52%) Lync
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) Wireless
2 2 (3.03%) RTP
2 2 (3.03%) Telnet
2 2 (3.03%) VoIP
2 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.03%) FTP
2 2 (3.03%) 3GPP
2 2 (3.03%) Multicast
2 2 (3.03%) VLAN
3 1 (1.52%) 4G
3 1 (1.52%) LTE
3 1 (1.52%) UMTS
3 1 (1.52%) ATM
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (7.58%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (7.58%) ClearQuest
2 5 (7.58%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.06%) JUnit
3 4 (6.06%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
4 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 17 (25.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) Business Analyst
1 35 (53.03%) Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (24.24%) Software Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.06%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) UML Business Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Lead Business Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.52%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Systems Test Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) Web Services
2 11 (16.67%) Spring
3 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
4 6 (9.09%) Apache Camel
5 5 (7.58%) GWT
5 5 (7.58%) JSP
6 4 (6.06%) JAXB
6 4 (6.06%) EJB
6 4 (6.06%) J2EE
6 4 (6.06%) XML
6 4 (6.06%) JSF
6 4 (6.06%) JPA
6 4 (6.06%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (6.06%) JAX-RS
6 4 (6.06%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (4.55%) Apache CXF
8 1 (1.52%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) Social Media
5 2 (3.03%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.52%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) UML
2 30 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (43.94%) GAP Analysis
4 23 (34.85%) Business Transformation
5 21 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 18 (27.27%) Data Modelling
7 17 (25.76%) Business Analysis
8 16 (24.24%) Information Management
9 14 (21.21%) BPMN
9 14 (21.21%) SSADM
9 14 (21.21%) DSDM
9 14 (21.21%) BPR
10 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (15.15%) SDLC
12 9 (13.64%) Scrum
13 7 (10.61%) Business Process Improvement
13 7 (10.61%) Change Management
13 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
14 6 (9.09%) Project Management
14 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) C++
2 16 (24.24%) Java
3 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) Ada
4 4 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.12%) CIMA
3 8 (12.12%) ACCA
4 6 (9.09%) MOS
5 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) Solvency II
1 14 (21.21%) Basel III
1 14 (21.21%) Basel II
2 8 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (12.12%) FATCA
2 8 (12.12%) COREP
2 8 (12.12%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Iperf
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Luciad
2 5 (7.58%) Google
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
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