The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Analysis
England / East of England
Rank 115 109 105
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 13 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.61% 0.62% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.77% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 7
Median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.23% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £41.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +0.33% +6.41%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1771 1959 2037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.56% 80.78% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 1166 1182
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 134 160
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.40 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the East of England

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in the East of England

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the East of England

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -4 9 £450 +24.13% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £500 +3.09% 4
Norfolk - 1 £650 -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Validation
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 9 (42.86%) Requirements Management
4 8 (38.10%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) MySQL
4 8 (38.10%) UML
5 7 (33.33%) Middleware
5 7 (33.33%) Data Mapping
5 7 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 7 (33.33%) Wireframes
6 6 (28.57%) User Stories
6 6 (28.57%) Data Transformation
6 6 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 5 (23.81%) Ingres
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Data Munging
8 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (19.05%) SAP
9 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (14.29%) Marketing
9 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
9 3 (14.29%) XSLT

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP MDG
1 2 (9.52%) SAP MDM
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) Ingres
3 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (9.52%) PowerCenter
4 2 (9.52%) Spotfire
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) MS Access
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Business Integration Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Messaging Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Integration Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SOA Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Salesforce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Middleware
2 6 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) XSLT
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) RESTful
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Validation
3 9 (42.86%) Requirements Management
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 8 (38.10%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 8 (38.10%) UML
5 7 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 7 (33.33%) Data Mapping
5 7 (33.33%) Wireframes
6 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 6 (28.57%) Data Transformation
6 6 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) User Stories
7 5 (23.81%) Data Munging
8 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
9 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Embarcadero
3 2 (9.52%) Informatica
3 2 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (9.52%) Talend
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com