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 27 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 430 419 341
Rank change year-on-year -11 -78  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 172 210 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.51% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 126 180
Median daily rate £425 £429 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.87% +7.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £290 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 13
Median hourly rate £50.00 £49.46 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.09% -10.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £49.46 £55.00
% change year-on-year -3.96% -10.07%  

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 36629 41404 40602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.70% 83.49% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24036 27790 26591
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 948 977 1113
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 27 June 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 0 69 £475 -1.04% 19
South East -11 35 £400 +6.66% 5
South West +16 21 £353 -29.50% 10
East of England +4 12 £383 +6.25% 9
North West +18 11 £425 +4.93% 7
West Midlands +16 9 £450 -6.49% 4
Yorkshire +24 6 £431 -8.24% 4
East Midlands -18 5 £390 +1.29% 3
North East +71 1 £300 -37.82% 2
Midlands +12 1 £450 +9.09% 7
Requirements Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 163 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (36.93%) Finance
3 94 (22.54%) SDLC
4 92 (22.06%) Oracle
5 91 (21.82%) SQL
6 77 (18.47%) Business Analysis
7 73 (17.51%) UML
8 64 (15.35%) Data Modelling
9 63 (15.11%) Java
10 62 (14.87%) Use Case
11 60 (14.39%) Scrum
12 59 (14.15%) Waterfall
13 58 (13.91%) JavaScript
14 57 (13.67%) Unix
15 55 (13.19%) HTML
16 53 (12.71%) Banking
17 51 (12.23%) Microsoft
18 49 (11.75%) Degree
19 48 (11.51%) Security Cleared
19 48 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
20 44 (10.55%) XML
21 43 (10.31%) Oracle Database
22 41 (9.83%) Linux
23 40 (9.59%) Software Engineering
24 39 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
25 38 (9.11%) jQuery
26 37 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
26 37 (8.87%) Validation
26 37 (8.87%) C
26 37 (8.87%) User Stories

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring 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 15 (3.60%) Apache
2 14 (3.36%) Confluence
3 13 (3.12%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.40%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.16%) JBoss
6 9 (2.16%) nginx
7 6 (1.44%) TPMS
8 5 (1.20%) Jetty
8 5 (1.20%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.20%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.96%) Drupal
10 3 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.72%) IIS
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.48%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.48%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.48%) Mule ESB
11 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 18 (4.32%) MS Visio
2 15 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (3.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (0.96%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 3 (0.72%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.72%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.48%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.48%) SAP MDG
3 2 (0.48%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.48%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.48%) SAP PP-PI
4 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.24%) Endur
4 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.24%) Maximo
4 1 (0.24%) Movex
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.20%) SaaS
2 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.72%) G Suite
2 3 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) Force.com
4 1 (0.24%) GitHub
4 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.88%) Internet
2 5 (1.20%) Firewall
2 5 (1.20%) Network Security
2 5 (1.20%) SAN
3 4 (0.96%) HTTP
4 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.48%) LAN
5 2 (0.48%) SWIFTNet
6 1 (0.24%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.24%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) LDAP
6 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.31%) Oracle Database
2 35 (8.39%) SQL Server
3 31 (7.43%) Relational Database
4 28 (6.71%) SQLPlus
5 25 (6.00%) RDBMS
6 23 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (5.04%) MySQL
8 11 (2.64%) Ingres
9 10 (2.40%) Big Data
10 9 (2.16%) Data Mining
10 9 (2.16%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (1.44%) GIS
12 6 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.20%) PowerCenter
13 5 (1.20%) SAP BW
14 4 (0.96%) DB2
14 4 (0.96%) MS Access
14 4 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (4.80%) JIRA
2 12 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.64%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.40%) JUnit
4 10 (2.40%) ProC
5 8 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (1.44%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.20%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.72%) Selenium
8 3 (0.72%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.48%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.48%) LINQPad
9 2 (0.48%) MSI
9 2 (0.48%) Rational Software Modeler
9 2 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 154 (36.93%) Finance
2 53 (12.71%) Banking
3 22 (5.28%) Retail
4 19 (4.56%) Front Office
5 16 (3.84%) Investment Banking
6 14 (3.36%) Legal
7 11 (2.64%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.16%) Back Office
8 9 (2.16%) Marketing
9 8 (1.92%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.44%) Law
11 4 (0.96%) Advertising
11 4 (0.96%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.72%) Automotive
12 3 (0.72%) Electronics
13 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.48%) Local Government
13 2 (0.48%) Military
13 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 185 (44.36%) Analyst
2 149 (35.73%) Business Analyst
3 98 (23.50%) Developer
4 40 (9.59%) Architect
5 31 (7.43%) Oracle Developer
6 28 (6.71%) SQL Developer
7 24 (5.76%) Java Developer
8 22 (5.28%) Consultant
9 21 (5.04%) PL/SQL Developer
10 20 (4.80%) Software Engineer
11 19 (4.56%) Technical Analyst
12 17 (4.08%) Financial Analyst
13 16 (3.84%) Finance Business Analyst
13 16 (3.84%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
14 14 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
15 13 (3.12%) Business Systems Analyst
15 13 (3.12%) Technical Architect
16 12 (2.88%) .NET Developer
16 12 (2.88%) Financial Business Analyst
16 12 (2.88%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (13.19%) HTML
2 44 (10.55%) XML
3 38 (9.11%) jQuery
4 34 (8.15%) .NET
5 30 (7.19%) Web Services
6 26 (6.24%) HTML5
7 17 (4.08%) CSS
8 16 (3.84%) XSLT
9 15 (3.60%) Middleware
10 14 (3.36%) Hibernate
10 14 (3.36%) Spring
11 12 (2.88%) JPA
12 11 (2.64%) .NET Framework
13 10 (2.40%) J2EE
14 9 (2.16%) JSON
14 9 (2.16%) REST
15 8 (1.92%) EJB
15 8 (1.92%) Entity Framework
15 8 (1.92%) JSF
15 8 (1.92%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.28%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.56%) User Experience
4 15 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (2.64%) Fixed Income
6 11 (2.64%) Virtual Team
7 10 (2.40%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.16%) Derivative
9 8 (1.92%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.44%) Wiki
11 5 (1.20%) Equities
11 5 (1.20%) Video on Demand
12 4 (0.96%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.96%) Fintech
12 4 (0.96%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.96%) OTC Derivatives
13 3 (0.72%) FMCG
13 3 (0.72%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 57 (13.67%) Unix
2 41 (9.83%) Linux
3 19 (4.56%) AIX
4 15 (3.60%) Windows
5 3 (0.72%) Android
5 3 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (22.54%) SDLC
3 77 (18.47%) Business Analysis
4 73 (17.51%) UML
5 64 (15.35%) Data Modelling
6 62 (14.87%) Use Case
7 60 (14.39%) Scrum
8 59 (14.15%) Waterfall
9 48 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (9.59%) Software Engineering
11 37 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 37 (8.87%) User Stories
11 37 (8.87%) Validation
12 36 (8.63%) Data Analysis
13 35 (8.39%) Business Process Analysis
14 32 (7.67%) Migration
15 29 (6.95%) Configuration Management
15 29 (6.95%) Requirements Management
16 27 (6.47%) Test Automation
17 26 (6.24%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (21.82%) SQL
2 63 (15.11%) Java
3 58 (13.91%) JavaScript
4 37 (8.87%) C
5 35 (8.39%) PL/SQL
5 35 (8.39%) Shell Script
6 25 (6.00%) C#
7 19 (4.56%) C++
7 19 (4.56%) Python
8 9 (2.16%) PHP
9 8 (1.92%) Perl
10 7 (1.68%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.68%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.20%) Ada
12 4 (0.96%) VBA
13 3 (0.72%) Ruby
13 3 (0.72%) Scala
13 3 (0.72%) VBScript
14 2 (0.48%) Ada 83
14 2 (0.48%) Ada 95
Qualifications
1 49 (11.75%) Degree
2 48 (11.51%) Security Cleared
3 34 (8.15%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.32%) ISEB
5 10 (2.40%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.96%) ACCA
6 4 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.96%) CIMA
6 4 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.96%) PMP
7 3 (0.72%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.48%) CBAP
8 2 (0.48%) IIBA
8 2 (0.48%) MCTS
8 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.24%) CFA
9 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.04%) Data Quality
2 16 (3.84%) MiFID
3 15 (3.60%) QA
4 6 (1.44%) EMIR
5 5 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (1.20%) ISO 20022
6 4 (0.96%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.48%) HL7
7 2 (0.48%) SEPA
8 1 (0.24%) DICOM
8 1 (0.24%) FATCA
8 1 (0.24%) GDPR
8 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (2.40%) Docker
2 9 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.48%) HDFS
4 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.72%) SCCM
2 2 (0.48%) ThinApp
3 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) Aspera SmartTrack
3 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.24%) Kibana
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 92 (22.06%) Oracle
2 51 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.71%) SAP
4 16 (3.84%) IBM
5 10 (2.40%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.16%) VMware
7 8 (1.92%) Cisco
7 8 (1.92%) HP
7 8 (1.92%) Workday
8 7 (1.68%) hybris
9 6 (1.44%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.44%) Sybase
10 5 (1.20%) Blue Coat
10 5 (1.20%) Informatica
10 5 (1.20%) Luciad
10 5 (1.20%) NetApp
10 5 (1.20%) Pega
10 5 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (0.96%) FXall
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