Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 16 December 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.

Translate Business Requirements
England > London
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 374 362
Rank change year-on-year -11 -12 +3
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 266 240 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.56% 0.54% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.63% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 171 183
London median daily rate £475 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.11% -3.65%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £325
90th Percentile £630 £675 £635
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
London median hourly rate £37.50 - £53.00
10th Percentile £34.25 - £51.50
90th Percentile £88.85 - £101.90
England median hourly rate £37.50 - £53.00

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 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 40979 38352 39009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.80% 86.25% 84.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29855 27447 27851
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 420 466
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.28 £12.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.28 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.47 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.17% +11.23% +15.79%

Translating Business Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Translating Business Requirements in London

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in London

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in London over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Translating Business Requirements in London

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in London

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in London over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Translating Business Requirements in London

Translating Business Requirements
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 Translating Business Requirements within the London region over the 6 months to 16 December 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 +16 43 £475 -5.00% 4
East London +2 10 £495 -28.07% 1
West London -26 6 £500 +2.56% 4
South London -33 4 £425 +24.27%
Translating Business Requirements
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 Translating Business Requirements.

1 112 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (27.07%) Finance
3 56 (21.05%) Scrum
4 42 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (13.53%) Business Analysis
7 34 (12.78%) Degree
7 34 (12.78%) Project Management
8 33 (12.41%) SQL
9 32 (12.03%) JavaScript
9 32 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (11.28%) .NET
10 30 (11.28%) RESTful
10 30 (11.28%) Mobile App
11 29 (10.90%) C#
11 29 (10.90%) Wireframes
12 28 (10.53%) DevOps
12 28 (10.53%) Microsoft
12 28 (10.53%) User Stories
13 27 (10.15%) Analytics
13 27 (10.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 27 (10.15%) Java
14 25 (9.40%) QA
15 24 (9.02%) Marketing
15 24 (9.02%) SQL Server
15 24 (9.02%) Banking
15 24 (9.02%) Mentoring
15 24 (9.02%) User Experience
16 23 (8.65%) UML
16 23 (8.65%) Kanban

Translating Business Requirements
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 (3.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 8 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (2.26%) Apache
2 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.88%) CMS
4 3 (1.13%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.75%) Confluence
5 2 (0.75%) IIS
5 2 (0.75%) JBoss
5 2 (0.75%) SAS
5 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.38%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.75%) Magento
2 2 (0.75%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.75%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.38%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.38%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.38%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.38%) Summit
3 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (8.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (2.63%) IaaS
3 5 (1.88%) GitHub
4 4 (1.50%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (1.50%) npm
4 4 (1.50%) PaaS
5 3 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.13%) Force.com
5 3 (1.13%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.13%) SaaS
6 2 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.75%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.38%) Office 365
7 1 (0.38%) Slack
7 1 (0.38%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.01%) 3G
1 8 (3.01%) 4G
1 8 (3.01%) GSM
1 8 (3.01%) OpenFlow
2 6 (2.26%) Firewall
2 6 (2.26%) SAN
3 4 (1.50%) VPN
4 3 (1.13%) FIX Connectivity
5 2 (0.75%) Intranet
5 2 (0.75%) MPLS
5 2 (0.75%) NAS
5 2 (0.75%) Network Security
6 1 (0.38%) BGP
6 1 (0.38%) DNS
6 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.38%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) LAN
6 1 (0.38%) VoIP
6 1 (0.38%) WAN
6 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.64%) Big Data
2 15 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (3.38%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.01%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.63%) Data Lake
6 7 (2.63%) MySQL
7 6 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.88%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.13%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.13%) KDB
10 3 (1.13%) Kdb+
10 3 (1.13%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 18 (6.77%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.89%) Maven
3 13 (4.89%) Selenium
4 6 (2.26%) JIRA
4 6 (2.26%) webpack
5 5 (1.88%) Babel
6 3 (1.13%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.13%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.13%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.13%) Mocha
6 3 (1.13%) Subversion
6 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.75%) Ant
7 2 (0.75%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.75%) Grunt
7 2 (0.75%) gulp
8 1 (0.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.38%) Hudson
General
1 72 (27.07%) Finance
2 24 (9.02%) Banking
2 24 (9.02%) Marketing
3 8 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.63%) Front Office
4 7 (2.63%) Retail
5 6 (2.26%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.50%) Back Office
7 4 (1.50%) Games
7 4 (1.50%) Wholesale Banking
8 3 (1.13%) Automotive
8 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.75%) Advertising
9 2 (0.75%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (38.72%) Developer
2 65 (24.44%) Analyst
3 57 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 40 (15.04%) Architect
5 17 (6.39%) Xamarin Developer
6 16 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (5.64%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (4.89%) Salesforce Developer
9 12 (4.51%) Agile Business Analyst
9 12 (4.51%) Consultant
9 12 (4.51%) Digital Analyst
9 12 (4.51%) Digital Business Analyst
10 10 (3.76%) Commercial Architect
11 9 (3.38%) .NET Developer
11 9 (3.38%) Business Systems Analyst
11 9 (3.38%) Lead Business Analyst
12 8 (3.01%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (2.63%) DevOps Developer
13 7 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.28%) .NET
1 30 (11.28%) RESTful
2 19 (7.14%) HTML
3 16 (6.02%) AngularJS
4 15 (5.64%) CSS
4 15 (5.64%) React
5 14 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 13 (4.89%) Node.js
6 13 (4.89%) Web Services
7 12 (4.51%) XML
8 9 (3.38%) Middleware
9 8 (3.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (2.63%) JSON
10 7 (2.63%) Kafka
10 7 (2.63%) XSLT
11 6 (2.26%) DHTML
11 6 (2.26%) HTML5
11 6 (2.26%) Spring
12 5 (1.88%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (1.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (11.28%) Mobile App
3 24 (9.02%) User Experience
4 20 (7.52%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.51%) Virtual Team
6 11 (4.14%) Data Structures
6 11 (4.14%) Equities
6 11 (4.14%) iSeries
7 10 (3.76%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.26%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.26%) Fintech
9 6 (2.26%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.88%) Derivative
10 5 (1.88%) Social Media
11 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.13%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 2 (0.75%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.27%) Linux
2 16 (6.02%) Windows
3 14 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.76%) Unix
5 5 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.50%) VMS
7 3 (1.13%) Debian
8 1 (0.38%) Android
8 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (21.05%) Scrum
3 42 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (13.53%) Business Analysis
5 34 (12.78%) Project Management
6 32 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (10.90%) Wireframes
8 28 (10.53%) DevOps
8 28 (10.53%) User Stories
9 27 (10.15%) Analytics
9 27 (10.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (9.02%) Mentoring
11 23 (8.65%) Kanban
11 23 (8.65%) UML
12 22 (8.27%) SDLC
12 22 (8.27%) System Integration Testing
13 19 (7.14%) Data Modelling
13 19 (7.14%) IT Strategy
13 19 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 19 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.41%) SQL
2 32 (12.03%) JavaScript
3 29 (10.90%) C#
4 27 (10.15%) Java
5 11 (4.14%) C
5 11 (4.14%) RPG
5 11 (4.14%) RPG IV
6 10 (3.76%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.38%) C++
8 7 (2.63%) PHP
8 7 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.63%) Python
9 4 (1.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.50%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.50%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.50%) VBA
10 3 (1.13%) ECMAScript
10 3 (1.13%) Ruby
11 2 (0.75%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (12.78%) Degree
2 17 (6.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.38%) ISEB
4 5 (1.88%) CBAP
4 5 (1.88%) IIBA
4 5 (1.88%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.50%) MCSE
5 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.75%) CCIE
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.75%) JNCIE
6 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) CFA
7 1 (0.38%) MBA
7 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.38%) PMP
7 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.40%) QA
2 8 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.88%) PMO
4 4 (1.50%) GDPR
4 4 (1.50%) MiFID
5 3 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.75%) Basel II
6 2 (0.75%) Basel III
6 2 (0.75%) COREP
6 2 (0.75%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.75%) GCP
6 2 (0.75%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (0.75%) SEPA
7 1 (0.38%) CDISC
7 1 (0.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.38%) EMIR
7 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.01%) KVM
3 4 (1.50%) Docker
3 4 (1.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (5.64%) Ansible
3 14 (5.26%) Puppet
4 4 (1.50%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.13%) Kibana
5 3 (1.13%) logstash
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.75%) Terraform
6 2 (0.75%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.38%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 28 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (6.77%) Xamarin
4 17 (6.39%) Oracle
4 17 (6.39%) SAP
5 13 (4.89%) Tableau
6 12 (4.51%) Adobe
6 12 (4.51%) VMware
7 8 (3.01%) Google
8 7 (2.63%) Cisco
8 7 (2.63%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.26%) hybris
10 5 (1.88%) IBM
11 4 (1.50%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.50%) Blue Prism
11 4 (1.50%) Citrix
11 4 (1.50%) HP
11 4 (1.50%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.13%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.13%) SnapLogic