The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Analysis
Rank 132 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 15 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.52% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.66% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 6
Median daily rate £455 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £375 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £460 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £31.44 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £40.00 £35.31
% change year-on-year
+11.15% +13.27%
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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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2638 1971 1914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.50% 78.15% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1572 1147 1002
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 100 113
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Requirements Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Requirements Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Requirements Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Requirements Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Requirements Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Coventry -8 8 £420 +5.00% 1
Warwickshire -1 4 £450 -
Birmingham -7 2 £525 -4.54% 1
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 15 (53.57%) Data Modelling
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (46.43%) Target Operating Model
3 12 (42.86%) Migration
3 12 (42.86%) BPR
4 11 (39.29%) User Stories
4 11 (39.29%) Use Case
4 11 (39.29%) Data Migration
5 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 10 (35.71%) Big Data
5 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (32.14%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
7 8 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
7 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
9 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (17.86%) Data Management
10 5 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (17.86%) Change Management
10 5 (17.86%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 4 (14.29%) T-SQL

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 5 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.57%) Primavera
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Big Data
1 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) Lumira
3 1 (3.57%) OLAP
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Local Government
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Big Data Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Business Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Network Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) Public Sector Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Asset Management Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) MDX
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Data Modelling
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Target Operating Model
2 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (42.86%) BPR
3 12 (42.86%) Migration
4 11 (39.29%) Data Migration
4 11 (39.29%) Use Case
4 11 (39.29%) User Stories
5 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
6 9 (32.14%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
7 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
7 8 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
9 5 (17.86%) Change Management
9 5 (17.86%) Data Management
10 4 (14.29%) CRM
10 4 (14.29%) ITIL
10 4 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) ABAP
3 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.71%) PMP
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) F5
2 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
2 3 (10.71%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) SAP