The table below looks at the statistics for the Requirements Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Analyst
Rank 583 572 546
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Requirements Analyst 24 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.019% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.021% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 1
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£375 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -0.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £440
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
50008 48637 43579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.32% 92.39% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30924 30184 25017
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2005 2160
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Requirements Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 May 2015.

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 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England -12 24 £375 -14.28% 1
Hampshire +10 15 £365 -2.66% 1
South East -1 15 £365 -2.66% 1
Southampton - 9 £365 -
Shropshire - 8 £500 -
West Midlands - 8 £500 -
Telford - 3 - -
North West -20 1 £250 -16.66%
Cheshire - 1 £250 -
Hook - 1 - -

Requirements Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Requirements Analyst in their job title 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 with Requirements Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) User Stories
3 12 (35.29%) Pega
3 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (32.35%) JIRA
5 10 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (26.47%) Kanban
6 9 (26.47%) Scrum
7 8 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (20.59%) Requirements Management
8 7 (20.59%) Java
8 7 (20.59%) Windows
8 7 (20.59%) UML
8 7 (20.59%) RUP
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle
9 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
9 6 (17.65%) MS Office
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
10 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
10 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (14.71%) Military
11 4 (11.76%) Finance
11 4 (11.76%) ClearCase
11 4 (11.76%) IBM
11 4 (11.76%) Document Management
11 4 (11.76%) Degree
11 4 (11.76%) Use Case
11 4 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (8.82%) SAP ERP

Requirements Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Requirements Analyst in their job title 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 with Requirements Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) SAP BW
2 3 (8.82%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) ClearCase
2 4 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (14.71%) Military
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
1 1 (2.94%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) User Stories
3 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 10 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (26.47%) Kanban
5 9 (26.47%) Scrum
6 8 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) Requirements Management
7 7 (20.59%) UML
7 7 (20.59%) RUP
8 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.76%) Document Management
9 4 (11.76%) Use Case
10 3 (8.82%) ERP
10 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (5.88%) Project Management
12 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
12 1 (2.94%) ITIL
12 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Pega
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
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