Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 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
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 403 358 387
Rank change year-on-year -45 +29 -52
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 213 292 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.62% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.71% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 201 153
London median daily rate £538 £495 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -1.10% -
10th Percentile £382 £375 £350
90th Percentile £713 £663 £687
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.48
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.71% -19.86%

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 38,621 41,217 35,941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.37% 87.81% 86.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,632 30,020 25,838
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 489 427
London median hourly rate £24.98 £23.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.28% -6.00% +25.53%
10th Percentile £12.63 £13.95 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.55 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.01 £24.50
% change year-on-year -0.04% -2.00% +6.52%

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 23 February 2019.

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 23 February 2019.

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 23 February 2019. 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 -2 43 £500 +5.26% 16
West London +24 18 £453 -9.50% 10
South London +3 2 - - 2
East London -46 2 £370 -25.26% 2
Translating Business Requirements
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements.

1 82 (38.50%) Finance
2 63 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (22.07%) SQL
4 46 (21.60%) Data Modelling
4 46 (21.60%) Project Management
5 38 (17.84%) SDLC
6 35 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (16.43%) Visualisation
7 33 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (12.68%) Logical Data Model
10 26 (12.21%) Banking
11 25 (11.74%) JSON
12 24 (11.27%) Scrum
12 24 (11.27%) JavaScript
13 23 (10.80%) Tableau
14 22 (10.33%) Business Analysis
14 22 (10.33%) User Experience
15 21 (9.86%) Technical Analysis
15 21 (9.86%) CSS
16 20 (9.39%) Front Office
16 20 (9.39%) Risk Management
16 20 (9.39%) Physical Data Model
17 19 (8.92%) HTML
17 19 (8.92%) Java
17 19 (8.92%) Hadoop
18 18 (8.45%) Dimensional Modelling
18 18 (8.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 18 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement

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 18 (8.45%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.23%) Confluence
3 7 (3.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.35%) CMS
5 3 (1.41%) Apache
5 3 (1.41%) Drupal
6 2 (0.94%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.47%) JBoss
7 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (8.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.94%) InVision
7 1 (0.47%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (2.82%) Endur
2 4 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.88%) Maximo
2 4 (1.88%) Northgate Housing
2 4 (1.88%) OPENHousing
2 4 (1.88%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.41%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.47%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.47%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.47%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (4.69%) Office 365
2 6 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.94%) IaaS
4 2 (0.94%) npm
4 2 (0.94%) PaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Algolia
5 1 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.47%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Yammer
5 1 (0.47%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.29%) Firewall
2 6 (2.82%) BGP
2 6 (2.82%) Internet
2 6 (2.82%) OSPF
3 5 (2.35%) MPLS
3 5 (2.35%) WAN
4 4 (1.88%) DNS
4 4 (1.88%) DSL
4 4 (1.88%) EIGRP
4 4 (1.88%) Junos
4 4 (1.88%) LAN
4 4 (1.88%) Network Security
4 4 (1.88%) VPLS
4 4 (1.88%) VPN
4 4 (1.88%) X.509
5 3 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.94%) Skype
7 1 (0.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.92%) Hadoop
2 16 (7.51%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (4.23%) Spotfire
6 6 (2.82%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.35%) Power BI
8 4 (1.88%) Big Data
8 4 (1.88%) Impala
8 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.41%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.41%) MySQL
9 3 (1.41%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.94%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (6.10%) JIRA
2 12 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.29%) Selenium
4 6 (2.82%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.82%) Subversion
5 5 (2.35%) Grunt
5 5 (2.35%) Jasmine
5 5 (2.35%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (2.35%) webpack
6 4 (1.88%) gulp
6 4 (1.88%) Mocha
6 4 (1.88%) Protractor
6 4 (1.88%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (1.41%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.41%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.94%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.94%) XMLSpy
General
1 82 (38.50%) Finance
2 26 (12.21%) Banking
3 20 (9.39%) Front Office
4 13 (6.10%) Marketing
5 11 (5.16%) Investment Banking
6 10 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.35%) Retail
8 4 (1.88%) Games
9 2 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.94%) Law
9 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Billing
10 1 (0.47%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (30.52%) Analyst
2 51 (23.94%) Developer
3 47 (22.07%) Business Analyst
4 27 (12.68%) Architect
5 22 (10.33%) Project Manager
6 20 (9.39%) Data Modeller
7 11 (5.16%) Technical Architect
8 10 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (3.76%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.29%) Derivatives Business Analyst
10 7 (3.29%) Murex Analyst
10 7 (3.29%) Murex Business Analyst
11 6 (2.82%) Data Visualisation Analyst
11 6 (2.82%) Tableau Developer
12 5 (2.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (2.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (2.35%) Programme Manager
12 5 (2.35%) React Developer
12 5 (2.35%) Senior Manager
12 5 (2.35%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.74%) JSON
2 21 (9.86%) CSS
3 19 (8.92%) HTML
4 18 (8.45%) JSON Schema
4 18 (8.45%) XSD
5 15 (7.04%) CSS3
6 13 (6.10%) RESTful
7 11 (5.16%) HTML5
7 11 (5.16%) XML
8 10 (4.69%) React
8 10 (4.69%) Web Services
9 9 (4.23%) .NET
9 9 (4.23%) AngularJS
9 9 (4.23%) jQuery
9 9 (4.23%) REST
10 7 (3.29%) Sass
11 6 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (2.35%) Jest
12 5 (2.35%) Redux
12 5 (2.35%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.33%) User Experience
3 14 (6.57%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.23%) Data Structures
6 9 (4.23%) Derivative
7 7 (3.29%) Fintech
7 7 (3.29%) FMCG
8 6 (2.82%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.82%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.82%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.82%) Swaptions
9 5 (2.35%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.88%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.41%) Contract for Difference
12 2 (0.94%) EPoS
12 2 (0.94%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.98%) Windows
2 6 (2.82%) Windows 7
2 6 (2.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.35%) Android
4 4 (1.88%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.41%) Unix
6 2 (0.94%) Debian
6 2 (0.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.60%) Data Modelling
2 46 (21.60%) Project Management
3 38 (17.84%) SDLC
4 35 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
4 35 (16.43%) Visualisation
5 33 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (12.68%) Logical Data Model
8 24 (11.27%) Scrum
9 22 (10.33%) Business Analysis
10 21 (9.86%) Technical Analysis
11 20 (9.39%) Physical Data Model
11 20 (9.39%) Risk Management
12 18 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (8.45%) Dimensional Modelling
13 17 (7.98%) Analytics
13 17 (7.98%) Decision-Making
13 17 (7.98%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (7.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (22.07%) SQL
2 24 (11.27%) JavaScript
3 19 (8.92%) Java
4 10 (4.69%) C#
5 9 (4.23%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.76%) Java 8
7 6 (2.82%) Python
7 6 (2.82%) VB
8 4 (1.88%) ES6
9 3 (1.41%) PHP
9 3 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.41%) R
10 2 (0.94%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.94%) C
11 1 (0.47%) C++
11 1 (0.47%) CQL
11 1 (0.47%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (5.63%) Degree
2 9 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.88%) CCNA
4 4 (1.88%) CCNP
4 4 (1.88%) CCSA
4 4 (1.88%) CCSE
4 4 (1.88%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.88%) JNCIP
4 4 (1.88%) JNCIS
5 3 (1.41%) CISM
5 3 (1.41%) CISSP
5 3 (1.41%) ISSAP
6 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ACCA
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB
7 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.69%) QA
2 9 (4.23%) PMO
3 8 (3.76%) CDISC
4 7 (3.29%) GDPR
5 4 (1.88%) SLA
6 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.94%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.94%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.88%) Ansible
2 2 (0.94%) Kibana
2 2 (0.94%) logstash
2 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.94%) Puppet
2 2 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (10.80%) Tableau
2 16 (7.51%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.04%) Oracle
4 12 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (5.16%) Cognos
6 10 (4.69%) Adobe
6 10 (4.69%) Google
7 7 (3.29%) Murex
8 6 (2.82%) OpenLink
8 6 (2.82%) Sybase
8 6 (2.82%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.35%) Cisco
9 5 (2.35%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.88%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.88%) hybris
10 4 (1.88%) Juniper
10 4 (1.88%) Northgate
10 4 (1.88%) SAP
11 3 (1.41%) TOWER Software
11 3 (1.41%) VMware