The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 36 34 55
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 12 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.60% 3.36% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 4.46% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Median daily rate £525 £463 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% +49.19%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £39.13 £46.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.31% -  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 287 336 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 86.19% 75.17% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 170 199
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 21
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £46.20 £43.50
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Gloucestershire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Gloucestershire

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire 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
Cheltenham +2 1 - - 1
Requirements Analysis
South West

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) C
2 12 (80.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) XML
2 12 (80.00%) REST
3 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (73.33%) Scrum
4 10 (66.67%) XSLT
4 10 (66.67%) Oracle
4 10 (66.67%) Web Services
4 10 (66.67%) DV Cleared
5 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (60.00%) JPA
5 9 (60.00%) EJB 3.0
5 9 (60.00%) PrimeFaces
5 9 (60.00%) SDLC
5 9 (60.00%) J2EE
5 9 (60.00%) JUnit
5 9 (60.00%) XSD
5 9 (60.00%) EJB
5 9 (60.00%) JBoss
5 9 (60.00%) JAXB
5 9 (60.00%) Workflow
5 9 (60.00%) JSF
5 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Ruby

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 9 (60.00%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.67%) Anypoint
3 1 (6.67%) Mule
3 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) AMQP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) REST
1 12 (80.00%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) XSLT
3 9 (60.00%) EJB
3 9 (60.00%) EJB 3.0
3 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (60.00%) J2EE
3 9 (60.00%) JAXB
3 9 (60.00%) JPA
3 9 (60.00%) JSF
3 9 (60.00%) PrimeFaces
3 9 (60.00%) XSD
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) JDBC
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Wiki
2 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) SDLC
3 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (13.33%) Freescale
2 2 (13.33%) Wind River
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.67%) SAP