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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analyst
Rank 605 615 617
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Requirements Analyst 16 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.054% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.057% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 14
Median daily rate £463 £373 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% -12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £344 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £458 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%

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
46860 52217 52769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.73% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30653 33283 33387
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2021 2181
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 22 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 9 December 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 -6 16 £463 +24.16% 1
South East +20 5 £500 +36.98% 1
Hampshire +19 4 £500 +38.88%
London +10 3 £600 +65.51%
East Midlands -3 3 £425 -5.55%
Fareham - 3 £500 -
South West - 2 £250 -
Milton Keynes +18 1 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £400 - 1
Southampton +4 1 £500 +35.13%
Derbyshire +1 1 - -
Nottingham 0 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -1 1 - -
Shropshire -6 1 £340 -
Northamptonshire -14 1 £425 -10.52%
West Midlands -17 1 £340 -2.85%
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £325 -
Dorset - 1 £250 -
Cheshire - 1 £325 -
Knutsford - 1 £325 -
Poole - 1 £250 -

Requirements Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Service Management
3 7 (22.58%) User Stories
4 6 (19.35%) ITSM
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) Operations Management
5 5 (16.13%) JIRA
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (16.13%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (16.13%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (12.90%) Time Management
6 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Finance
6 4 (12.90%) MS Project
6 4 (12.90%) UML
6 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
6 4 (12.90%) Use Case
6 4 (12.90%) Banking
7 3 (9.68%) SysML
7 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
7 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
7 3 (9.68%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (6.45%) Apache Spark

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 2 (6.45%) Apache Spark
1 2 (6.45%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Project
1 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.45%) SPSS
4 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
1 2 (6.45%) Big Data
1 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.45%) Power BI
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
1 5 (16.13%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Service Management
3 7 (22.58%) User Stories
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) ITSM
4 6 (19.35%) Operations Management
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Time Management
6 4 (12.90%) UML
6 4 (12.90%) Use Case
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
7 3 (9.68%) SysML
7 3 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (6.45%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
1 2 (6.45%) Python
1 2 (6.45%) R
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CCA
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (3.23%) EMIR
1 1 (3.23%) FATCA
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (6.45%) Tableau
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