Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Translating Business Requirements over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Translate Business Requirements
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 404 426 426
Rank change year-on-year +22 0 -13
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 560 508 550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.59% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.63% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 337 388
England median daily rate £475 £450 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -3.64% +3.78%
10th Percentile £353 £346 £272
90th Percentile £700 £620 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 0
England median hourly rate £45.00 £35.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.66% - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £35.25 -
% change year-on-year +27.66% - -

Translating Business Requirements 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 81,444 81,234 84,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.37% 85.93% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,532 54,542 55,944
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £645 £638 £610
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,080 1,931 2,249
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.14 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.93% +2.84% +2.27%

Translating Business Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Translating Business Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Translating Business Requirements in England

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in England

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Translating Business Requirements in England

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in England

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Translating Business Requirements in England

Translating Business Requirements
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 Translating Business Requirements within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 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 +22 280 £513 +7.89% 38
South East +7 95 £450 +5.88% 14
North of England -18 82 £421 -11.37% 26
Midlands +9 62 £425 +1.49% 16
Yorkshire +8 51 £417 +6.92% 15
West Midlands -11 33 £445 +6.27% 10
East Midlands +27 29 £410 +9.33% 6
North West -11 25 £515 +4.30% 10
East of England +8 21 £450 -5.26% 5
South West -43 14 £375 - 4
North East -14 6 £370 -27.80% 1
Translating Business Requirements
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 England region with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements.

1 202 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (27.50%) Finance
3 118 (21.07%) SQL
4 91 (16.25%) Data Modelling
5 81 (14.46%) Scrum
5 81 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
6 77 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
7 72 (12.86%) JavaScript
8 71 (12.68%) Microsoft
9 62 (11.07%) Visualisation
9 62 (11.07%) User Stories
10 61 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
11 60 (10.71%) Oracle
12 59 (10.54%) SQL Server
13 57 (10.18%) JSON
13 57 (10.18%) User Experience
14 55 (9.82%) XML
15 53 (9.46%) Degree
16 52 (9.29%) Windows
16 52 (9.29%) Project Management
17 50 (8.93%) Java
17 50 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
18 49 (8.75%) Web Services
18 49 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
19 48 (8.57%) Banking
20 46 (8.21%) Business Analysis
21 44 (7.86%) Logical Data Model
21 44 (7.86%) Technical Analysis
21 44 (7.86%) Relational Database
22 43 (7.68%) Analytics

Translating Business Requirements
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 32 (5.71%) Apache Spark
2 22 (3.93%) Confluence
3 21 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 15 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.07%) Apache
8 5 (0.89%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.71%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.71%) SAS
9 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.54%) CMS
10 3 (0.54%) IIS
10 3 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.36%) JBoss
12 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (3.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.36%) InVision
7 1 (0.18%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.25%) Maximo
3 6 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.07%) Eloqua
3 6 (1.07%) Endur
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.54%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.18%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.18%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.18%) JDE World
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.18%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (5.89%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (4.46%) npm
4 20 (3.57%) Office 365
5 13 (2.32%) SaaS
6 10 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (1.43%) Amazon S3
8 7 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.25%) Google Analytics
8 7 (1.25%) PaaS
9 6 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.89%) IaaS
10 5 (0.89%) Serverless
11 4 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.71%) Force.com
11 4 (0.71%) GitHub
11 4 (0.71%) Slack
12 3 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.57%) WAN
2 19 (3.39%) BGP
2 19 (3.39%) LAN
2 19 (3.39%) OSPF
3 16 (2.86%) DNS
4 14 (2.50%) MPLS
5 11 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (1.25%) Firewall
7 7 (1.25%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (1.07%) HTTP
8 6 (1.07%) Internet
8 6 (1.07%) Network Security
8 6 (1.07%) SAN
8 6 (1.07%) SSL
8 6 (1.07%) VPN
9 5 (0.89%) FabricPath
9 5 (0.89%) HSRP
9 5 (0.89%) VPLS
10 4 (0.71%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 44 (7.86%) Relational Database
3 39 (6.96%) Hadoop
4 32 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (3.93%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.39%) Big Data
7 18 (3.21%) RDBMS
8 17 (3.04%) Oracle Database
9 16 (2.86%) MongoDB
10 15 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (2.14%) DB2
12 12 (2.14%) Power BI
12 12 (2.14%) SAP HANA
13 11 (1.96%) Spotfire
14 10 (1.79%) Lumira
15 9 (1.61%) SAP BW
16 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (1.43%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 38 (6.79%) JIRA
2 37 (6.61%) Jenkins
3 32 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 28 (5.00%) webpack
5 25 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (3.39%) Babel
7 17 (3.04%) Subversion
8 15 (2.68%) Selenium
9 13 (2.32%) IntelliJ
10 12 (2.14%) Bitbucket
11 11 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.07%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.07%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (1.07%) Maven
12 6 (1.07%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.89%) Grunt
13 5 (0.89%) gulp
14 4 (0.71%) Mocha
14 4 (0.71%) Protractor
14 4 (0.71%) Sinon.JS
General
1 154 (27.50%) Finance
2 48 (8.57%) Banking
3 28 (5.00%) Front Office
4 23 (4.11%) Investment Banking
4 23 (4.11%) Marketing
5 21 (3.75%) Retail
6 15 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.07%) Legal
9 5 (0.89%) Games
9 5 (0.89%) Publishing
10 3 (0.54%) Advertising
10 3 (0.54%) Automotive
10 3 (0.54%) German Language
10 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 2 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Law
11 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (27.14%) Developer
2 144 (25.71%) Analyst
3 102 (18.21%) Business Analyst
4 87 (15.54%) Architect
5 50 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
6 45 (8.04%) Consultant
7 29 (5.18%) Data Modeller
8 23 (4.11%) Project Manager
9 16 (2.86%) Lead Developer
9 16 (2.86%) Technical Architect
10 15 (2.68%) Lead Architect
11 14 (2.50%) Java Developer
11 14 (2.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 13 (2.32%) .NET Developer
12 13 (2.32%) Lead Java Developer
13 12 (2.14%) IT Analyst
13 12 (2.14%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (2.14%) Systems Analyst
13 12 (2.14%) Technical Business Analyst
13 12 (2.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (10.18%) JSON
2 55 (9.82%) XML
3 49 (8.75%) Web Services
4 40 (7.14%) HTML
5 38 (6.79%) XSD
6 31 (5.54%) .NET
7 30 (5.36%) RESTful
8 29 (5.18%) JSON Schema
9 27 (4.82%) React
10 24 (4.29%) REST
11 22 (3.93%) CSS
11 22 (3.93%) Redux
12 21 (3.75%) AngularJS
12 21 (3.75%) Node.js
13 20 (3.57%) DOM
14 19 (3.39%) Jest
15 18 (3.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (2.86%) Gherkin
17 14 (2.50%) CSS3
17 14 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 81 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (10.18%) User Experience
3 31 (5.54%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
7 17 (3.04%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.86%) Algorithms
8 16 (2.86%) Fintech
9 15 (2.68%) Virtual Team
10 12 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.96%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.96%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.96%) Fixed Income
11 11 (1.96%) Minimum Viable Product
12 8 (1.43%) Wiki
13 6 (1.07%) Social Media
13 6 (1.07%) Swaptions
14 5 (0.89%) FMCG
15 4 (0.71%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.29%) Windows
2 23 (4.11%) Unix
3 22 (3.93%) Linux
4 21 (3.75%) Apple iOS
5 17 (3.04%) Android
6 16 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.14%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.71%) Debian
8 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.36%) AIX
9 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (16.25%) Data Modelling
3 81 (14.46%) Scrum
4 77 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (11.07%) User Stories
5 62 (11.07%) Visualisation
6 61 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
7 52 (9.29%) Project Management
8 49 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (8.21%) Business Analysis
10 44 (7.86%) Logical Data Model
10 44 (7.86%) Technical Analysis
11 43 (7.68%) Analytics
11 43 (7.68%) Migration
12 42 (7.50%) Waterfall
13 41 (7.32%) SDLC
14 40 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (6.96%) Dimensional Modelling
15 39 (6.96%) Physical Data Model
15 39 (6.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 118 (21.07%) SQL
2 72 (12.86%) JavaScript
3 50 (8.93%) Java
4 30 (5.36%) C#
5 28 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 27 (4.82%) Python
7 19 (3.39%) Java 8
8 10 (1.79%) VB
9 9 (1.61%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.43%) VBA
11 7 (1.25%) Perl
12 6 (1.07%) Cypher
13 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.71%) Scala
15 3 (0.54%) C
15 3 (0.54%) R
15 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.54%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.36%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (9.46%) Degree
2 30 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (2.86%) ISEB
6 11 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.79%) CCNP
8 8 (1.43%) Master's Degree
9 6 (1.07%) CBAP
9 6 (1.07%) CCNA
10 5 (0.89%) IIBA
11 4 (0.71%) ACCA
11 4 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.71%) CCIE
11 4 (0.71%) CCSA
11 4 (0.71%) CCSE
11 4 (0.71%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (0.71%) CIMA
11 4 (0.71%) JNCIP
11 4 (0.71%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.54%) QA
2 20 (3.57%) SLA
3 9 (1.61%) GDPR
4 8 (1.43%) CDISC
5 6 (1.07%) PMO
6 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.36%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 30 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.14%) Docker
3 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (2.14%) Single Sign-On
2 11 (1.96%) HP ALM
3 10 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.61%) Ansible
5 8 (1.43%) Kubernetes
6 7 (1.25%) Puppet
7 6 (1.07%) SCCM
8 5 (0.89%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.89%) Terraform
9 4 (0.71%) Kibana
9 4 (0.71%) logstash
10 2 (0.36%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.36%) SCOM
10 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.18%) Graphite
11 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.18%) Nagios
11 1 (0.18%) Opsview
11 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 71 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 60 (10.71%) Oracle
3 35 (6.25%) Tableau
4 28 (5.00%) Google
5 26 (4.64%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (4.64%) SAP
6 25 (4.46%) Adobe
7 20 (3.57%) Cisco
8 15 (2.68%) Citrix
8 15 (2.68%) F5
9 13 (2.32%) Atlassian
9 13 (2.32%) hybris
9 13 (2.32%) ServiceNow
10 12 (2.14%) HP
10 12 (2.14%) MuleSoft
11 11 (1.96%) Cognos
12 10 (1.79%) CheckPoint
12 10 (1.79%) Informatica
13 8 (1.43%) Netezza
13 8 (1.43%) Teradata