The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Analysis
UK / England
Rank 335 339 325
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 246 307 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.76% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 198 185
Median daily rate £450 £449 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.27% +5.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 10
Median hourly rate £41.64 £44.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.13 £35.00 £33.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £57.00 £47.00
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34139 40348 37989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.28% 82.95% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22590 26805 23918
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 848 1007 1106
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in England

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in England

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in England

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in England

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London +19 108 £475 -2.56% 20
South East +38 67 £425 +6.25% 8
South West -28 17 £525 +17.31% 12
East of England -8 13 £460 +8.23% 6
Yorkshire +8 10 £500 +24.22% 5
North West +8 10 £400 -5.88% 12
West Midlands +6 6 £375 -6.25% 1
East Midlands -20 6 £394 +0.89% 1
North East - 5 £340 - 1
Midlands +10 4 £350 -
Requirements Analysis
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Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 147 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (34.05%) Finance
3 90 (21.58%) SDLC
4 83 (19.90%) SQL
5 77 (18.47%) Oracle
5 77 (18.47%) Business Analysis
6 64 (15.35%) UML
7 60 (14.39%) Scrum
8 57 (13.67%) Security Cleared
8 57 (13.67%) Waterfall
9 55 (13.19%) Unix
9 55 (13.19%) Data Modelling
10 53 (12.71%) Java
11 51 (12.23%) HTML
11 51 (12.23%) Microsoft
11 51 (12.23%) Degree
12 50 (11.99%) JavaScript
13 48 (11.51%) Software Engineering
14 47 (11.27%) Banking
15 46 (11.03%) Use Case
16 45 (10.79%) Linux
16 45 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (10.07%) XML
18 40 (9.59%) Migration
18 40 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
19 39 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
19 39 (9.35%) SQL Server
20 37 (8.87%) Data Analysis
20 37 (8.87%) Business Process Analysis
21 36 (8.63%) .NET

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in 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 16 (3.84%) Apache
2 14 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.12%) Confluence
4 10 (2.40%) JBoss
4 10 (2.40%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.16%) nginx
6 7 (1.68%) Drupal
7 6 (1.44%) Apache Pig
7 6 (1.44%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.96%) CMS
9 4 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.72%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.48%) GeoServer
11 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.08%) MS Visio
3 14 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.88%) MS Office
5 2 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.40%) SAP PP
1 10 (2.40%) SAP PP-PI
2 8 (1.92%) SAP MII
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 4 (0.96%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.48%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.48%) SAP MDG
6 2 (0.48%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.48%) Sonata
7 1 (0.24%) MIS ActiveH
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.96%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Force.com
4 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.88%) Internet
2 5 (1.20%) HTTP
2 5 (1.20%) LDAP
2 5 (1.20%) Network Security
3 3 (0.72%) Firewall
3 3 (0.72%) SAN
3 3 (0.72%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.48%) DNS
4 2 (0.48%) PCoIP
4 2 (0.48%) SWIFTNet
4 2 (0.48%) WAN
5 1 (0.24%) AMQP
5 1 (0.24%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.24%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.15%) Oracle Database
3 29 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 21 (5.04%) SQLPlus
6 18 (4.32%) RDBMS
7 14 (3.36%) Big Data
8 13 (3.12%) MySQL
9 9 (2.16%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.68%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.68%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (1.44%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.44%) GIS
12 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (6.47%) JIRA
2 18 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (3.36%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (2.88%) JUnit
5 11 (2.64%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.92%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.92%) ProC
6 8 (1.92%) Subversion
7 7 (1.68%) Ant
7 7 (1.68%) NUnit
8 6 (1.44%) ClearCase
8 6 (1.44%) CppUnit
8 6 (1.44%) GoogleTest
8 6 (1.44%) Rational Software Modeler
9 5 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.20%) Selenium
10 4 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.72%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 142 (34.05%) Finance
2 47 (11.27%) Banking
3 21 (5.04%) Manufacturing
4 19 (4.56%) Front Office
5 16 (3.84%) Marketing
6 14 (3.36%) Back Office
6 14 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.88%) Retail
8 11 (2.64%) Investment Banking
9 9 (2.16%) Legal
10 7 (1.68%) Advertising
11 6 (1.44%) Law
12 5 (1.20%) Electronics
12 5 (1.20%) General Ledger
12 5 (1.20%) Military
13 3 (0.72%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.72%) Automotive
13 3 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.48%) Local Government
14 2 (0.48%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (47.00%) Analyst
2 158 (37.89%) Business Analyst
3 92 (22.06%) Developer
4 42 (10.07%) Architect
5 26 (6.24%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (6.00%) SQL Developer
7 23 (5.52%) Oracle Developer
8 21 (5.04%) Consultant
8 21 (5.04%) Senior Business Analyst
9 20 (4.80%) Software Engineer
10 19 (4.56%) Java Developer
11 16 (3.84%) Technical Analyst
12 15 (3.60%) PL/SQL Developer
13 14 (3.36%) MiFID Business Analyst
13 14 (3.36%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
14 13 (3.12%) Digital Analyst
14 13 (3.12%) Technical Architect
15 12 (2.88%) .NET Developer
15 12 (2.88%) Business Systems Analyst
15 12 (2.88%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.23%) HTML
2 42 (10.07%) XML
3 36 (8.63%) .NET
4 31 (7.43%) jQuery
5 28 (6.71%) Web Services
6 24 (5.76%) CSS
7 22 (5.28%) HTML5
8 16 (3.84%) REST
8 16 (3.84%) XSLT
9 14 (3.36%) Middleware
10 13 (3.12%) Hibernate
11 12 (2.88%) .NET Framework
11 12 (2.88%) AngularJS
11 12 (2.88%) Entity Framework
11 12 (2.88%) J2EE
12 10 (2.40%) JPA
12 10 (2.40%) XSD
13 9 (2.16%) EJB
13 9 (2.16%) JAXB
13 9 (2.16%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.47%) User Experience
3 25 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.56%) Derivative
5 14 (3.36%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (2.64%) Algorithms
7 11 (2.64%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.16%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.92%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.92%) Wiki
10 7 (1.68%) Market Risk
11 6 (1.44%) Video on Demand
12 5 (1.20%) Fintech
13 3 (0.72%) Cyber Defence
13 3 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (0.72%) Over-the-Top Content
13 3 (0.72%) RIA
13 3 (0.72%) Taxonomies
14 2 (0.48%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.19%) Unix
2 45 (10.79%) Linux
3 21 (5.04%) Windows
4 16 (3.84%) AIX
5 7 (1.68%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.96%) Android
6 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (21.58%) SDLC
3 77 (18.47%) Business Analysis
4 64 (15.35%) UML
5 60 (14.39%) Scrum
6 57 (13.67%) Waterfall
7 55 (13.19%) Data Modelling
8 48 (11.51%) Software Engineering
9 46 (11.03%) Use Case
10 40 (9.59%) Migration
10 40 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 39 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 37 (8.87%) Business Process Analysis
12 37 (8.87%) Data Analysis
13 36 (8.63%) Project Management
13 36 (8.63%) Workflow
14 35 (8.39%) Change Management
15 34 (8.15%) User Stories
16 32 (7.67%) Configuration Management
17 29 (6.95%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 83 (19.90%) SQL
2 53 (12.71%) Java
3 50 (11.99%) JavaScript
4 34 (8.15%) C
5 30 (7.19%) C#
6 27 (6.47%) Shell Script
7 25 (6.00%) PL/SQL
7 25 (6.00%) Python
8 17 (4.08%) C++
9 14 (3.36%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.40%) Perl
11 9 (2.16%) PHP
12 7 (1.68%) Scala
13 5 (1.20%) Ada
13 5 (1.20%) Ada 83
13 5 (1.20%) Ada 95
13 5 (1.20%) VBA
14 4 (0.96%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.72%) Ruby
16 2 (0.48%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 57 (13.67%) Security Cleared
2 51 (12.23%) Degree
3 30 (7.19%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.32%) DV Cleared
5 13 (3.12%) ISEB
6 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.20%) MCTS
8 3 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.72%) PMP
9 2 (0.48%) ACCA
9 2 (0.48%) CIMA
9 2 (0.48%) MCSD
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.24%) AAT
10 1 (0.24%) CBAP
10 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) IIBA
10 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.80%) MiFID
2 18 (4.32%) Data Quality
3 14 (3.36%) QA
4 4 (0.96%) COBIT
4 4 (0.96%) IFRS
5 3 (0.72%) EMIR
5 3 (0.72%) SEPA
6 2 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.48%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.48%) GDPR
6 2 (0.48%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.48%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.24%) FATCA
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.24%) SLA
7 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.24%) TARGET2
System Software
1 9 (2.16%) Docker
1 9 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.92%) VMware ESX
3 7 (1.68%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.72%) NFS
5 3 (0.72%) Samba
5 3 (0.72%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.72%) vSphere
6 2 (0.48%) HDFS
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.48%) Kibana
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
3 1 (0.24%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 77 (18.47%) Oracle
2 51 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.24%) SAP
4 12 (2.88%) HP
4 12 (2.88%) VMware
5 11 (2.64%) IBM
6 9 (2.16%) hybris
7 7 (1.68%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (1.68%) Charles River
7 7 (1.68%) Pega
7 7 (1.68%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.68%) Sybase
8 6 (1.44%) Cisco
8 6 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.44%) Workday
9 5 (1.20%) Google
9 5 (1.20%) Informatica
10 4 (0.96%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.96%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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