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 3 months to 29 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 67 60
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.45% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £550 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +39.24%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £53.48 £55.00
% change year-on-year -13.51% -2.76%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 523 669 580
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 82.49% 83.63% 78.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1897 1494
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 33
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £43.75 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

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 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