Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 199 193
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +46
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 53 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.77% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.58% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 27 27
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £413 £383 £400
90th Percentile £713 £630 £648
Central London median daily rate £550 £508 £500
% change year-on-year +8.37% +1.50% +5.26%
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 6,050 5,342 5,680
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.49% 87.23% 87.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,784 4,127 4,554
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £305
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £480 £464
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.39% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 42 59
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.59% -2.00% -2.18%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.94 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.98 £29.77 £54.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £16.96 £20.50
% change year-on-year +16.45% -17.27% +0.27%

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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 2018. 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 £575 -
Requirements Analysis
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 21 (39.62%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) SQL
3 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.30%) Java
5 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
6 10 (18.87%) Data Modelling
7 9 (16.98%) SDLC
8 8 (15.09%) Market Making
8 8 (15.09%) Low Latency
8 8 (15.09%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
8 8 (15.09%) Oracle
8 8 (15.09%) Algorithmic Trading
8 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (15.09%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (13.21%) Banking
9 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
9 7 (13.21%) C#
9 7 (13.21%) HTML
9 7 (13.21%) CSS
9 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
10 6 (11.32%) ETL
10 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (11.32%) ETL Development
10 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (9.43%) Data Development

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 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.89%) CMS
1 1 (1.89%) Confluence
1 1 (1.89%) IIS
1 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
1 1 (1.89%) IaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.89%) HBase
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.89%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
1 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.89%) ER Studio
3 1 (1.89%) git-flow
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 21 (39.62%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Advertising
4 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Back Office
5 2 (3.77%) Front Office
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Charles River Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Charles River Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Tableau Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) ETL Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) CSS
1 7 (13.21%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.66%) .NET
4 2 (3.77%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.77%) HTML5
4 2 (3.77%) RESTful
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
4 2 (3.77%) XML
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.89%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.89%) JSON
5 1 (1.89%) OAuth
5 1 (1.89%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.89%) ODBC
5 1 (1.89%) RxJava
5 1 (1.89%) Swagger
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Reinsurance
2 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Derivative
4 1 (1.89%) Fintech
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.89%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
3 10 (18.87%) Data Modelling
4 9 (16.98%) SDLC
5 8 (15.09%) Algorithmic Trading
5 8 (15.09%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (15.09%) Low Latency
5 8 (15.09%) Market Making
5 8 (15.09%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.32%) ETL
7 6 (11.32%) ETL Development
7 6 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.43%) Data Development
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
9 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.55%) UML
9 4 (7.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) Java
3 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.21%) C#
4 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.55%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) Java 8
7 1 (1.89%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) Scala
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.89%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) CISSP
1 2 (3.77%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) IIBA
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) MiFID
2 1 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.89%) EMIR
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
2 1 (1.89%) HL7
2 1 (1.89%) IFRS
2 1 (1.89%) PSD2
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SEPA
2 1 (1.89%) TARGET2
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Charles River
3 4 (7.55%) Tableau
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
4 2 (3.77%) Splunk
5 1 (1.89%) Apple
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Informatica
5 1 (1.89%) Remedy
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow