The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 28 April 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 Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.91% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £418 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -4.19% +4.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.84%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 289 299 226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 88.11% 81.92% 86.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 218 171
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 8
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.23% -22.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £27.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Cardiff

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in Cardiff over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 7 (63.64%) UML
1 7 (63.64%) Use Case
2 6 (54.55%) Conceptual Models
3 4 (36.36%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Contract Management
3 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Military
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) CA
4 3 (27.27%) ISO26262
4 3 (27.27%) Def Stans
4 3 (27.27%) MISRA C
4 3 (27.27%) MISRA
4 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (27.27%) IEC 61508
4 3 (27.27%) DO-178B
4 3 (27.27%) Hazard Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) HL7
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Ingres
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (27.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Applications Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) UML
1 7 (63.64%) Use Case
2 6 (54.55%) Conceptual Models
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Contract Management
4 3 (27.27%) Hazard Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Flow Diagram
6 1 (9.09%) Data Munging
6 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Def Stans
1 3 (27.27%) DO-178B
1 3 (27.27%) IEC 61508
1 3 (27.27%) ISO26262
1 3 (27.27%) MISRA
1 3 (27.27%) MISRA C
2 2 (18.18%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle