Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 2019 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 228 212 199
Rank change year-on-year -16 -13 -4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 27 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.40% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.52% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 21
City of London median daily rate £475 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% -7.32%
10th Percentile £415 £470 £393
90th Percentile £581 £713 £575
Central London median daily rate £475 £550 £475
% change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,967 6,295 5,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.75% 89.19% 88.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,675 5,020 4,375
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £319 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £665
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 61 50
City of London median hourly rate £19.13 £18.70 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -11.48% -0.59%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.81 £13.73
90th Percentile £35.21 £31.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.10% +7.89% -9.52%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Requirements Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in the City of London

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the City of London

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in the City of London

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the City of London

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £425 -
Requirements Analysis
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 18 (66.67%) SDLC
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) Business Analysis
4 14 (51.85%) Data Analysis
5 13 (48.15%) Data Management
5 13 (48.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (40.74%) Requirements Engineering
6 11 (40.74%) User Stories
7 8 (29.63%) Finance
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (18.52%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) Java
9 5 (18.52%) Change Management
10 4 (14.81%) SQLPlus
10 4 (14.81%) ETL
10 4 (14.81%) Perl
10 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
10 4 (14.81%) SQL
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) Software Delivery
10 4 (14.81%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) JSON
11 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (11.11%) KYC
11 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
11 3 (11.11%) Workshop Facilitation

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQLPlus
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Data Lake
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 16 (59.26%) Business Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Asset Management Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Data Modeller
6 2 (7.41%) Pega Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Pega Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Perl Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) ERP Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) JSON
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) JMS
3 2 (7.41%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Equities
1 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.41%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) SDLC
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) Business Analysis
4 14 (51.85%) Data Analysis
5 13 (48.15%) Data Management
5 13 (48.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (40.74%) Requirements Engineering
6 11 (40.74%) User Stories
7 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (18.52%) Change Management
9 4 (14.81%) ETL
9 4 (14.81%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (14.81%) Software Delivery
10 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
10 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 3 (11.11%) KYC
10 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 3 (11.11%) Traceability Matrix
10 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) IFRS
1 1 (3.70%) SEPA
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Hortonworks
2 2 (7.41%) Informatica
2 2 (7.41%) Pega
2 2 (7.41%) Tableau
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft