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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 99 112
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 2 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.86% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 1.07% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Median daily rate £380 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £49.46 £55.00
% change year-on-year -3.96% -10.07%  

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 1493 1861 1933
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.27% 80.01% 78.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 1025 954
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 71 76
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 - 2 £380 -
Requirements Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 6 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 4 (40.00%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (40.00%) Workday
3 4 (40.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Wiki
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Apache
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) OOD
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) C#

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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) OrientDB
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) HR Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Workday Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) HR Business Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Workday Business Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Process Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Designer
6 1 (10.00%) Governance Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Process Designer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) Kafka
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) eTOM
5 1 (10.00%) HOOD
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Scala
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) PeopleSoft
1 4 (40.00%) Workday
2 1 (10.00%) Apigee
2 1 (10.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft