The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 28 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.

Requirements Analysis
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 77 81
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 8 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.88% 1.05% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.27% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 4
Median daily rate £375 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £356 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £466 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +2.56%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 769 1257 1193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.69% 82.75% 81.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 706 678
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Median hourly rate £15.18 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.07% +4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £17.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.12 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Edinburgh

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in Edinburgh

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Edinburgh

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) SAS
4 4 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (50.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) ETL
5 3 (37.50%) Teradata
5 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) Big Data
5 3 (37.50%) Cloudera
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) MS Project
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (25.00%) APMP
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cloudera
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Teradata
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: Day rate only
Posted: 6 days ago