The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank - 65 49
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +35.59%
Requirements Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 520 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 85.98% 76.25% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 322 216
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 12
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £29.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the Wales region.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 13 (92.86%) Scrum
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (78.57%) MSF
2 11 (78.57%) Red Gate
2 11 (78.57%) High Availability
2 11 (78.57%) Data Security
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) XML
2 11 (78.57%) OOP
3 6 (42.86%) Records Management
4 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Web Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Video Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Developer
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) Data Security
2 11 (78.57%) High Availability
2 11 (78.57%) MSF
2 11 (78.57%) OOP
2 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Records Management
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (7.14%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Red Gate