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 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 109 128
Rank change year-on-year +20 +19  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 8 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.69% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.86% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 6
Median daily rate £450 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +53.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £595 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £41.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +0.33% +6.41%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1456 1977 2225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.40% 80.33% 74.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 1023 1162
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 45 55
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £96.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Requirements Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Reading +23 2 £500 -
Newbury - 2 £425 -
Maidenhead - 1 £500 - 1
Requirements Analysis
South East

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (56.25%) GAP Analysis
1 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Workday
3 5 (31.25%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (31.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 4 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (18.75%) Wiki
5 3 (18.75%) Scala
5 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Confluence
5 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
5 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
5 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
5 3 (18.75%) Apache Pig
5 3 (18.75%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (18.75%) OrientDB
5 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Apache
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Apache ZooKeeper

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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Pig
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
1 3 (18.75%) Confluence
1 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (6.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Accumulo
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
1 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) Neo4j
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
1 3 (18.75%) OrientDB
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) HR Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Process Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Workday Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Big Data Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Data Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) HR Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Workday Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Process Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (18.75%) Wiki
2 2 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) GAP Analysis
1 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) OOD
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 2 (12.50%) Revenue Recognition
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Economics
5 1 (6.25%) eTOM
5 1 (6.25%) HOOD
5 1 (6.25%) Information Management
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) Scala
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) IFRS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) PeopleSoft
1 5 (31.25%) Workday
2 3 (18.75%) Hortonworks
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Pardot
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com