Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 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
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 53 71
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 -4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 17 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.60% 0.36% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 0.43% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 14
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £638 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.18% +82.14% -
10th Percentile £169 £616 £313
90th Percentile £420 £649 £396
South Wales median daily rate £393 £625 £350
% change year-on-year -37.20% +78.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 570 462 733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 87.02% 83.09% 84.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 370 597
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £180 £175 £225
90th Percentile £488 £525 £475
South Wales median daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +19.23% -8.77%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.38
90th Percentile £26.17 £40.00 £20.90
South Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +94.44% +12.50% +10.34%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Data Modelling
2 12 (70.59%) SDLC
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
5 9 (52.94%) XML
5 9 (52.94%) SOAP
5 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
5 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
5 9 (52.94%) TOGAF
5 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (52.94%) HL7
5 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (52.94%) RESTful
5 9 (52.94%) RedGate
6 8 (47.06%) High Availability
6 8 (47.06%) Degree
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (41.18%) MVC
8 5 (29.41%) Requirements Management
9 4 (23.53%) Use Case
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (17.65%) Performance Analysis

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) Star Schema
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) RavenDB
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Data Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Architect
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Developer
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 9 (52.94%) RESTful
2 9 (52.94%) SOAP
2 9 (52.94%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) RxJS
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
2 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (17.65%) NHS
4 2 (11.76%) iSeries
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Data Modelling
2 12 (70.59%) SDLC
3 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (52.94%) TOGAF
4 8 (47.06%) High Availability
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Requirements Management
7 4 (23.53%) Use Case
8 3 (17.65%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) SysML
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
9 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
9 2 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
9 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (11.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) RedGate
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Teradata
4 1 (5.88%) EMC