The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Analysis
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 86 71 84
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.099% 0.58% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.68% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £501 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.07% +5.80%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 839 880 954
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.23% 84.37% 80.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 468 464
Median daily rate £401 £410 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.31% +10.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.57 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Buckinghamshire

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Milton Keynes -6 1 £501 +25.12%
Requirements Analysis
South East

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) Infor M3
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Moq
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (20.00%) Infor

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Infor M3
1 1 (20.00%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Mockito
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infor Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) JavaFX
1 1 (20.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Infor
2 1 (20.00%) Luciad