Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 221 217
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +32
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 40 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 17
City of London median daily rate £556 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.14% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £304 £485 £391
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £475
% change year-on-year - +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 6,053 6,122 5,858
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.47% 89.15% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,822 4,825 4,684
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 55 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.12% -0.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.38 £31.20 £54.03
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 - 3 £575 -
Requirements Analysis
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) SDLC
3 14 (35.00%) Finance
4 13 (32.50%) Business Analysis
5 12 (30.00%) Java
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (20.00%) Banking
7 8 (20.00%) Scrum
8 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.50%) Oracle
8 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
9 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Tableau
9 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (15.00%) ETL
10 5 (12.50%) Workflow
10 5 (12.50%) Retail
10 5 (12.50%) Data Management
10 5 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
10 5 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
10 5 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
10 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (12.50%) Market Making
10 5 (12.50%) User Stories
10 5 (12.50%) Low Latency
10 5 (12.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 4 (10.00%) ETL Development
11 4 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
11 4 (10.00%) Fintech

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 (5.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (10.00%) SQLPlus
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
4 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.00%) Marketing
5 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Developer
3 13 (32.50%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Asset Management Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Charles River Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Charles River Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.00%) ETL Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Perl Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) HTML5
3 2 (5.00%) JMS
3 2 (5.00%) JSON
3 2 (5.00%) React
3 2 (5.00%) REST
3 2 (5.00%) Sass
3 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.50%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Fintech
2 4 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Equities
4 2 (5.00%) Reinsurance
4 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) SDLC
3 13 (32.50%) Business Analysis
4 10 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (20.00%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
6 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.00%) ETL
7 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (12.50%) Data Management
8 5 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (12.50%) Low Latency
8 5 (12.50%) Market Making
8 5 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 5 (12.50%) User Stories
8 5 (12.50%) Workflow
9 4 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) Java
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) Perl
3 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (5.00%) Scala
5 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) PSD2
2 1 (2.50%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Tableau
3 4 (10.00%) Informatica
4 3 (7.50%) Charles River
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Pega
5 2 (5.00%) Splunk
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco