Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 months to 19 November 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 445 445 381
Rank change year-on-year 0 -64 +1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 190 165 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.43% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 110 145
London median daily rate £511 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £339 £335
90th Percentile £650 £714 £633
England median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
London median hourly rate £20.00 £43.00 £39.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.49% +8.85% -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £49.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year -15.08% +16.38% +16.76%

Requirements Analysis 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40213 38714 39399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.21% 83.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29244 27790 28144
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 399 477
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.35 £50.61 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Requirements Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in London

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in London

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in London

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in London

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Central London +3 36 £550 +15.79% 9
West London -4 11 £488 +8.33%
East London -8 4 £520 -15.06% 1
South London -34 3 £538 +40.52%
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 70 (36.84%) SQL
2 67 (35.26%) Finance
3 55 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (23.16%) Java
5 43 (22.63%) Banking
6 35 (18.42%) Business Analysis
7 34 (17.89%) Oracle
8 32 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (16.32%) Microsoft
10 28 (14.74%) Data Analysis
11 27 (14.21%) Data Modelling
12 25 (13.16%) Python
12 25 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (12.63%) Project Management
14 22 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (11.58%) SDLC
15 21 (11.05%) XML
16 20 (10.53%) Migration
16 20 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (10.00%) Scrum
17 19 (10.00%) Derivative
18 18 (9.47%) TDD
18 18 (9.47%) C++
19 17 (8.95%) Unix
19 17 (8.95%) Shell Script
19 17 (8.95%) Security Cleared
19 17 (8.95%) User Stories
20 15 (7.89%) ERP
20 15 (7.89%) Acceptance Criteria

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (4.21%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (3.16%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (2.63%) Apache
4 4 (2.11%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.11%) Confluence
5 3 (1.58%) SAS
6 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Jetty
7 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.53%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (6.32%) MS Visio
2 11 (5.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.79%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.16%) NetSuite
1 6 (3.16%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (2.11%) Markit EDM
3 4 (2.11%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.53%) Endur
5 1 (0.53%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.53%) MoSes
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.53%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.63%) SaaS
3 4 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.11%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (2.11%) Amazon Glacier
3 4 (2.11%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.11%) G Suite
3 4 (2.11%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.16%) Intranet
2 3 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.53%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) LDAP
3 1 (0.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.32%) Oracle Database
1 12 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.26%) GIS
3 10 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (4.74%) Big Data
5 8 (4.21%) MySQL
6 6 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.63%) QlikView
7 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.11%) Flink
8 4 (2.11%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.11%) Impala
8 4 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.11%) Presto
8 4 (2.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.32%) JIRA
2 6 (3.16%) CruiseControl
2 6 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.16%) LINQPad
2 6 (3.16%) TeamCity
3 4 (2.11%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.58%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.58%) JUnit
5 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.05%) Xcode
6 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.53%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.53%) gulp
6 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.53%) Mockito
6 1 (0.53%) Selenium
6 1 (0.53%) webpack
General
1 67 (35.26%) Finance
2 43 (22.63%) Banking
3 14 (7.37%) Front Office
4 12 (6.32%) Financial Institution
5 11 (5.79%) Investment Banking
5 11 (5.79%) Retail
6 9 (4.74%) Manufacturing
6 9 (4.74%) Retail Banking
7 8 (4.21%) Back Office
8 5 (2.63%) Marketing
9 4 (2.11%) Billing
9 4 (2.11%) Electronics
9 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.58%) Legal
11 2 (1.05%) Advertising
11 2 (1.05%) Games
11 2 (1.05%) International Banking
12 1 (0.53%) Automotive
12 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 85 (44.74%) Analyst
2 66 (34.74%) Business Analyst
3 48 (25.26%) Developer
4 13 (6.84%) Architect
5 12 (6.32%) Data Analyst
5 12 (6.32%) Java Developer
5 12 (6.32%) SQL Developer
6 11 (5.79%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.26%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 9 (4.74%) Consultant
9 8 (4.21%) C# Developer
10 7 (3.68%) Ab Initio Developer
10 7 (3.68%) Banking Analyst
10 7 (3.68%) Digital Analyst
10 7 (3.68%) Digital Business Analyst
10 7 (3.68%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.16%) Agile Developer
11 6 (3.16%) C# WCF Developer
11 6 (3.16%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
11 6 (3.16%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.05%) XML
2 13 (6.84%) .NET
2 13 (6.84%) Web Services
3 11 (5.79%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (5.79%) Spring
4 10 (5.26%) JSF
5 9 (4.74%) J2EE
6 8 (4.21%) .NET Framework
7 7 (3.68%) WCF
8 6 (3.16%) CSS
8 6 (3.16%) HTML
8 6 (3.16%) WPF
9 5 (2.63%) JSON
10 4 (2.11%) Akka
10 4 (2.11%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.11%) Apache Drill
10 4 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (2.11%) HTML5
10 4 (2.11%) jQuery
10 4 (2.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.00%) Derivative
3 14 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.84%) Data Structures
5 12 (6.32%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.74%) Equities
6 9 (4.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.68%) Virtual Team
8 6 (3.16%) Fixed Income
8 6 (3.16%) User Experience
9 4 (2.11%) Fintech
9 4 (2.11%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (1.58%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.58%) Replication
10 3 (1.58%) Video on Demand
11 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.05%) Reinsurance
11 2 (1.05%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.95%) Unix
2 14 (7.37%) Linux
3 9 (4.74%) Windows
4 6 (3.16%) Solaris
4 6 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.05%) Android
5 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) AIX
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.42%) Business Analysis
3 32 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (14.74%) Data Analysis
5 27 (14.21%) Data Modelling
6 25 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (12.63%) Project Management
8 22 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (11.58%) SDLC
9 20 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (10.53%) Migration
10 19 (10.00%) Scrum
11 18 (9.47%) TDD
12 17 (8.95%) User Stories
13 15 (7.89%) Acceptance Criteria
13 15 (7.89%) ERP
14 14 (7.37%) ETL
14 14 (7.37%) Low Latency
14 14 (7.37%) Use Case
15 13 (6.84%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 70 (36.84%) SQL
2 44 (23.16%) Java
3 25 (13.16%) Python
4 18 (9.47%) C++
5 17 (8.95%) Shell Script
6 12 (6.32%) PL/SQL
7 11 (5.79%) C
8 10 (5.26%) C#
9 9 (4.74%) JavaScript
10 8 (4.21%) Perl
10 8 (4.21%) Scala
10 8 (4.21%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.68%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.16%) Tcl
13 3 (1.58%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.05%) VBA
15 1 (0.53%) C-shell
15 1 (0.53%) Groovy
15 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.95%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.79%) Degree
3 10 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.21%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) CFA
5 1 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.16%) Data Quality
1 6 (3.16%) GDPR
1 6 (3.16%) QA
2 5 (2.63%) MiFID
3 4 (2.11%) EMIR
4 3 (1.58%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.58%) SLA
5 2 (1.05%) ISO 20022
5 2 (1.05%) PSD2
6 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.53%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.58%) Docker
3 1 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.63%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 34 (17.89%) Oracle
2 31 (16.32%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.79%) Fidessa
4 8 (4.21%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.68%) Ab Initio
5 7 (3.68%) Capita
5 7 (3.68%) Sybase
5 7 (3.68%) Workday
6 6 (3.16%) DevExpress
6 6 (3.16%) Fujitsu
6 6 (3.16%) Syncfusion
6 6 (3.16%) Telerik
7 5 (2.63%) Informatica
8 4 (2.11%) FXall
8 4 (2.11%) Google
8 4 (2.11%) SAP
8 4 (2.11%) Tableau
8 4 (2.11%) Talend
9 3 (1.58%) Meraki
9 3 (1.58%) ServiceNow