Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Requirements Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Analysis over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Requirements Analysis
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 132 148
Rank change year-on-year -27 +16 +32
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 7 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.88% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.08% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 4
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +15.13% +1.33%
10th Percentile £225 £346 £318
90th Percentile £476 £450 £395
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £370
% change year-on-year +4.94% +9.46% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £49.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year -19.13% +16.38% +6.25%

Requirements Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3419 3438 3919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.59% 81.35% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1781 1853 2162
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 130 176
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £30.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.31% -41.71% +78.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £39.05 £48.83 £44.38
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Requirements Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in Berkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Berkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in Berkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Berkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 5 £450 +5.88% 1
Newbury -2 1 £250 -42.86%
Requirements Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) B2C

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Capita
2 1 (14.29%) IBM