Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 18 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 99 80
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.64% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.16% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Birmingham median daily rate £438 £525 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +11.70% +8.05%
10th Percentile £349 £480 £386
90th Percentile £530 £570 £559
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £490 £400
% change year-on-year -8.16% +22.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £31.44

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1264 1252 1031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.87% 81.72% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 805 640
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.02%
10th Percentile £231 £243 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.90% -1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.84 £10.17
90th Percentile £46.40 £30.33 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in Birmingham

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Birmingham

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in Birmingham

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) XML Messaging
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (20.00%) Confluence
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (10.00%) Power BI
1 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Compliance Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Product Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Product Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Compliance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (10.00%) MDX
2 1 (10.00%) WAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (10.00%) Misys
2 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau