The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Requirements Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analyst
Rank 638 625 613
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Requirements Analyst 15 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.066% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.069% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 20
Median daily rate £338 £386 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.62% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £329 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £646 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £78.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £78.00
% change year-on-year
- -48.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Requirements Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Requirements Analyst in the job title.

Requirements Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Requirements Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Requirements Analyst within the UK.

Requirements Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Requirements Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Requirements Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Requirements Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analyst within the UK.

Requirements Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Requirements Analyst
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
England -13 13 £319 -17.47%
South East +1 4 £435 +19.17%
London -6 4 £313 -54.54%
Hampshire -7 3 £435 +24.28%
Southampton +10 2 £493 +33.10%
South West - 2 £225 -
Scotland - 2 £350 -
Dorset - 2 £225 -
Yorkshire +9 1 - -
East Midlands -8 1 £425 +7.93%
Northamptonshire -9 1 £425 -
West Midlands -33 1 £325 -3.70%
Warwickshire - 1 £325 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £325 -
Worthing - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £280 -
Edinburgh - 1 £350 -
Glasgow - 1 £350 -

Requirements Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Requirements Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Requirements Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (41.94%) Business Analysis
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 5 (16.13%) User Stories
5 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.90%) Requirements Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) UML
5 4 (12.90%) Banking
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) ITSM
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Use Case
6 3 (9.68%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (6.45%) User Experience
7 2 (6.45%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (6.45%) SysML
7 2 (6.45%) Operations Management
7 2 (6.45%) Degree
7 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement

Requirements Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Business Analysis
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) User Stories
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Requirements Engineering
4 4 (12.90%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Data Management
5 3 (9.68%) ITSM
5 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 3 (9.68%) Use Case
6 2 (6.45%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (6.45%) SysML
6 2 (6.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) CCA
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Lotus
2 1 (3.23%) Mercator
2 1 (3.23%) Progress
2 1 (3.23%) Rally