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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Analysis
England / West Midlands
Rank 120 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
-24 0
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 5 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.94% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 1.15% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 9
Median daily rate £525 £406 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +20.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £33.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%

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
1912 1918 1524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.30% 81.55% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1199 1047 927
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 91
Median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £11.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.85 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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
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

Requirements Analysis
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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -15 3 £525 +29.23%
Birmingham 0 1 - -
Shropshire 0 1 - -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 12 (70.59%) Data Modelling
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Data Migration
3 9 (52.94%) Use Case
3 9 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (52.94%) BPR
3 9 (52.94%) GAP Analysis
3 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 9 (52.94%) Big Data
3 9 (52.94%) User Stories
4 8 (47.06%) Waterfall
4 8 (47.06%) Target Operating Model
4 8 (47.06%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
7 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) Change Management
9 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (17.65%) Data Management
9 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis

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 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.88%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Big Data
1 9 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) GIS
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) HBase
3 1 (5.88%) Impala
3 1 (5.88%) Mahout
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) OLAP
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Data Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Big Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft BI Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Data Modelling
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (52.94%) BPR
3 9 (52.94%) Data Migration
3 9 (52.94%) GAP Analysis
3 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 9 (52.94%) Use Case
3 9 (52.94%) User Stories
4 8 (47.06%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (47.06%) Target Operating Model
4 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
4 8 (47.06%) Waterfall
5 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
8 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) Data Management
8 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
9 2 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft