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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Analysis
Rank 121 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 32 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 0.72% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.03% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 15
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£500 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £310 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £46.25 £31.90 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.98% -17.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.37 £31.90 £36.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.45 £38.38 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.90 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.39% -20.25%
Requirements Analysis
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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
2402 1648 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.85% 69.98% 67.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1629 1076 1069
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 111 119
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £13.00 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -7 15 £500 +5.15% 1
Somerset -1 7 £550 - 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £358 - 2
Bristol -11 2 £380 +10.54% 1
Dorset - - - -
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 35 (45.45%) UML
2 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 31 (40.26%) Finance
4 29 (37.66%) GAP Analysis
5 28 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (35.06%) C++
7 23 (29.87%) SC Cleared
8 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 21 (27.27%) Business Transformation
8 21 (27.27%) Java
9 20 (25.97%) Banking
10 19 (24.68%) MS Visio
11 18 (23.38%) Data Modelling
11 18 (23.38%) SSADM
11 18 (23.38%) DSDM
12 17 (22.08%) BPR
12 17 (22.08%) Basel II
12 17 (22.08%) BPMN
12 17 (22.08%) Basel III
12 17 (22.08%) Solvency II
13 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (20.78%) Scrum
14 14 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
15 13 (16.88%) Web Services
16 12 (15.58%) Business Analysis
17 11 (14.29%) LAN
17 11 (14.29%) WAN
17 11 (14.29%) Hibernate
17 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
18 10 (12.99%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) LAN
1 11 (14.29%) WAN
2 10 (12.99%) Telnet
2 10 (12.99%) FTP
3 9 (11.69%) SNMP
3 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.69%) MPLS
4 8 (10.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (10.39%) OSPF
4 8 (10.39%) Firewall
5 5 (6.49%) Network Security
6 3 (3.90%) IPv4
6 3 (3.90%) IPv6
7 1 (1.30%) RTP
7 1 (1.30%) SAN
7 1 (1.30%) Internet
7 1 (1.30%) PSTN
7 1 (1.30%) VoIP
7 1 (1.30%) ATM
7 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (9.09%) JUnit
2 7 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 6 (7.79%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (7.79%) ClearQuest
3 6 (7.79%) ClearCase
4 3 (3.90%) GCC
4 3 (3.90%) GDB
5 1 (1.30%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.30%) NUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 31 (40.26%) Finance
2 20 (25.97%) Banking
3 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Military
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Analyst
2 35 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 28 (36.36%) Senior Business Analyst
3 28 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (22.08%) Developer
5 14 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 13 (16.88%) C++ Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
8 7 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Network Support
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Consultant
11 3 (3.90%) Network Consultant
11 3 (3.90%) C++ Software Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Network Design Consultant
12 2 (2.60%) .NET Developer
12 2 (2.60%) Test Engineer
12 2 (2.60%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) Web Services
2 11 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 7 (9.09%) J2EE
3 7 (9.09%) EJB
3 7 (9.09%) XML
3 7 (9.09%) JAXB
3 7 (9.09%) PrimeFaces
3 7 (9.09%) JAX-RS
3 7 (9.09%) JPA
3 7 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (9.09%) JSF
4 6 (7.79%) GWT
5 5 (6.49%) STL
6 4 (5.19%) Spring
6 4 (5.19%) JSP
7 3 (3.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.60%) jQuery
8 2 (2.60%) Ajax
8 2 (2.60%) REST
8 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) DTV
3 1 (1.30%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.30%) APACS
3 1 (1.30%) Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.30%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.60%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) UML
2 29 (37.66%) GAP Analysis
3 28 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 21 (27.27%) Business Transformation
5 18 (23.38%) Data Modelling
5 18 (23.38%) SSADM
5 18 (23.38%) DSDM
6 17 (22.08%) BPR
6 17 (22.08%) BPMN
7 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (20.78%) Scrum
8 12 (15.58%) Business Analysis
9 10 (12.99%) Workflow
10 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
10 9 (11.69%) Performance Management
10 9 (11.69%) Network Performance Management
10 9 (11.69%) Network Management
11 8 (10.39%) Information Management
12 7 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) C++
2 21 (27.27%) Java
3 8 (10.39%) SQL
3 8 (10.39%) C
4 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.19%) Ruby
5 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.19%) Python
6 3 (3.90%) Ada
7 2 (2.60%) PHP
7 2 (2.60%) C#
7 2 (2.60%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 23 (29.87%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.39%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.39%) CCIE
3 8 (10.39%) CCNP
3 8 (10.39%) CISSP
3 8 (10.39%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.79%) CIMA
4 6 (7.79%) ACCA
5 2 (2.60%) Degree
5 2 (2.60%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.08%) Basel II
1 17 (22.08%) Basel III
1 17 (22.08%) Solvency II
2 6 (7.79%) FATCA
2 6 (7.79%) COREP
2 6 (7.79%) FINREP
2 6 (7.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.60%) SLA
4 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Cisco
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Google
3 1 (1.30%) SAP
3 1 (1.30%) Symantec
3 1 (1.30%) HP
3 1 (1.30%) EMC
3 1 (1.30%) Citrix
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) VMware
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago