Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 353 409 380
Rank change year-on-year +56 -29 +4
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 314 188 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.68% 0.45% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.51% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 131 173
London median daily rate £516 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.68% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £381 £363 £363
90th Percentile £713 £650 £646
England median daily rate £500 £450 £461
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 0
London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £42.48 £36.00
% change year-on-year -2.88% +17.99% +2.86%

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 40,596 36,731 39,323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.31% 87.00% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,451 26,239 28,484
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 388 354
London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.63 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +10.71% +9.44%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.48 £50.51
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.49 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.11% +4.19% +9.30%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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
Central London -16 55 £500 -1.28% 12
West London - 35 £475 - 8
South London -29 19 £526 -23.45% 3
East London -15 7 £547 +21.56% 2
North London - 1 £375 - 1
Translating Business Requirements
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 London region with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements.

1 108 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (28.34%) Finance
3 67 (21.34%) SQL
4 56 (17.83%) Data Modelling
5 48 (15.29%) Banking
6 41 (13.06%) User Experience
7 40 (12.74%) Scrum
8 38 (12.10%) Migration
8 38 (12.10%) Project Management
8 38 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (12.10%) User Stories
9 37 (11.78%) Oracle
9 37 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (11.46%) Relational Database
11 34 (10.83%) JavaScript
11 34 (10.83%) Business Analysis
12 32 (10.19%) UML
12 32 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (9.55%) Security Cleared
13 30 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
13 30 (9.55%) Analytics
13 30 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
14 29 (9.24%) Visualisation
14 29 (9.24%) Use Case
14 29 (9.24%) Java
15 28 (8.92%) Investment Banking
15 28 (8.92%) SDLC
16 27 (8.60%) QA
17 26 (8.28%) JIRA

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 15 (4.78%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (2.87%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.55%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.27%) CMS
6 4 (1.27%) SAS
7 3 (0.96%) Apache
7 3 (0.96%) Confluence
8 2 (0.64%) IIS
8 2 (0.64%) JBoss
8 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.64%) InDesign
5 2 (0.64%) InVision
5 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.64%) UXPin
6 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (3.50%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.96%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.64%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.64%) Maximo
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.32%) JDE World
5 1 (0.32%) Magento
5 1 (0.32%) Relativity
5 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.32%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (3.18%) Google Analytics
5 9 (2.87%) Office 365
6 6 (1.91%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.91%) SaaS
7 5 (1.59%) Google Tag Manager
8 4 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (1.27%) Force.com
8 4 (1.27%) Slack
9 3 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.64%) FinancialForce
10 2 (0.64%) PaaS
11 1 (0.32%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.32%) IaaS
11 1 (0.32%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (2.87%) BGP
2 9 (2.87%) OSPF
3 8 (2.55%) FabricPath
3 8 (2.55%) HSRP
4 4 (1.27%) DNS
4 4 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (1.27%) Firewall
4 4 (1.27%) NAS
4 4 (1.27%) SAN
4 4 (1.27%) WAN
5 3 (0.96%) BIG-IP
5 3 (0.96%) LAN
5 3 (0.96%) MPLS
5 3 (0.96%) VPN
6 2 (0.64%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (0.64%) Internet
6 2 (0.64%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.64%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.46%) Relational Database
2 25 (7.96%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (5.10%) Spotfire
5 14 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.14%) Hadoop
7 12 (3.82%) Big Data
8 11 (3.50%) SAP HANA
9 9 (2.87%) BigQuery
9 9 (2.87%) Lumira
9 9 (2.87%) SAP BW
10 7 (2.23%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.91%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.91%) Power BI
12 5 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.27%) Data Lake
13 4 (1.27%) DB2
14 3 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (8.28%) JIRA
2 20 (6.37%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.10%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.18%) Maven
5 9 (2.87%) Selenium
6 7 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.59%) ERwin
8 4 (1.27%) Subversion
9 3 (0.96%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.96%) Moq
9 3 (0.96%) NUnit
9 3 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.96%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
10 2 (0.64%) PowerDesigner
11 1 (0.32%) Ant
11 1 (0.32%) Appium
11 1 (0.32%) Babel
11 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.32%) webpack
General
1 89 (28.34%) Finance
2 48 (15.29%) Banking
3 28 (8.92%) Investment Banking
4 23 (7.32%) Marketing
5 17 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.55%) Front Office
6 8 (2.55%) Retail
7 7 (2.23%) Advertising
8 6 (1.91%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.59%) Back Office
9 5 (1.59%) Legal
10 3 (0.96%) Local Government
11 2 (0.64%) Law
11 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.32%) Automotive
12 1 (0.32%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.32%) Electronics
12 1 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 91 (28.98%) Analyst
2 75 (23.89%) Developer
3 73 (23.25%) Business Analyst
4 72 (22.93%) Architect
5 49 (15.61%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (6.69%) Banking Analyst
6 21 (6.69%) Consultant
7 18 (5.73%) Data Architect
8 16 (5.10%) Finance Business Analyst
8 16 (5.10%) Financial Analyst
9 13 (4.14%) IT Analyst
10 12 (3.82%) Banking Business Analyst
10 12 (3.82%) Business IT Analyst
10 12 (3.82%) Java Architect
10 12 (3.82%) Java Developer
10 12 (3.82%) Java Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.82%) Lead Architect
10 12 (3.82%) Lead Developer
10 12 (3.82%) Lead Java Developer
10 12 (3.82%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.64%) Web Services
2 19 (6.05%) XML
3 16 (5.10%) RESTful
4 14 (4.46%) Middleware
5 13 (4.14%) CSS
6 12 (3.82%) .NET
6 12 (3.82%) HTML
6 12 (3.82%) jQuery
7 10 (3.18%) LDAP
7 10 (3.18%) SAML
8 9 (2.87%) JSON
8 9 (2.87%) Sass
9 8 (2.55%) J2EE
9 8 (2.55%) JSON Schema
9 8 (2.55%) XSD
10 6 (1.91%) REST
11 5 (1.59%) Android SDK
11 5 (1.59%) HTML5
11 5 (1.59%) JMS
11 5 (1.59%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.06%) User Experience
2 38 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.69%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.10%) Fixed Income
4 16 (5.10%) Virtual Team
5 13 (4.14%) FMCG
6 12 (3.82%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.50%) Data Centre
7 11 (3.50%) Minimum Viable Product
8 10 (3.18%) Fintech
8 10 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (2.87%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.91%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.91%) Over-the-Top Content
10 6 (1.91%) Wiki
11 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.59%) iSeries
11 5 (1.59%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.27%) Digital Wallet
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.37%) Windows
2 14 (4.46%) Unix
3 13 (4.14%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.87%) Windows 10
5 7 (2.23%) Android
6 6 (1.91%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.27%) Linux
8 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (17.83%) Data Modelling
3 40 (12.74%) Scrum
4 38 (12.10%) Migration
4 38 (12.10%) Project Management
4 38 (12.10%) User Stories
5 37 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (10.83%) Business Analysis
7 32 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (10.19%) UML
8 30 (9.55%) Analytics
8 30 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (9.24%) Use Case
9 29 (9.24%) Visualisation
10 28 (8.92%) SDLC
11 24 (7.64%) Data Migration
11 24 (7.64%) Waterfall
12 23 (7.32%) Kanban
13 20 (6.37%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (21.34%) SQL
2 34 (10.83%) JavaScript
3 29 (9.24%) Java
4 14 (4.46%) Java 8
5 13 (4.14%) C
6 12 (3.82%) Python
7 10 (3.18%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.55%) C#
9 4 (1.27%) Kotlin
9 4 (1.27%) RPG
9 4 (1.27%) RPG IV
10 2 (0.64%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.64%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.64%) R
10 2 (0.64%) Ruby
11 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.32%) Go
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 25 (7.96%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.23%) Degree
4 4 (1.27%) ACCA
4 4 (1.27%) CBAP
4 4 (1.27%) CIMA
4 4 (1.27%) ISEB
5 3 (0.96%) IIBA
6 2 (0.64%) CCNP
6 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.64%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.32%) CCNA
7 1 (0.32%) CCSA
7 1 (0.32%) CCSE
7 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.32%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.32%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (0.32%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.60%) QA
2 20 (6.37%) Data Quality
3 16 (5.10%) SLA
4 13 (4.14%) CDISC
5 9 (2.87%) GDPR
6 6 (1.91%) GCP
7 2 (0.64%) ISO 20022
7 2 (0.64%) MiFID
7 2 (0.64%) PMO
8 1 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.32%) GxP
8 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.32%) PSD2
System Software
1 20 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.64%) VMware NSX
3 2 (0.64%) vSphere
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.18%) Single Sign-On
2 8 (2.55%) SCCM
3 6 (1.91%) Ansible
4 3 (0.96%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.64%) vRealize
6 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (11.78%) Oracle
2 25 (7.96%) Salesforce.com
3 23 (7.32%) Adobe
4 22 (7.01%) Google
4 22 (7.01%) Tableau
5 20 (6.37%) Microsoft
6 19 (6.05%) SAP
7 15 (4.78%) Cisco
8 13 (4.14%) Cognos
9 12 (3.82%) Talend
10 11 (3.50%) ServiceNow
11 8 (2.55%) hybris
12 7 (2.23%) Tealium
13 6 (1.91%) IBM
13 6 (1.91%) MuleSoft
14 5 (1.59%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.59%) Citrix
14 5 (1.59%) F5
14 5 (1.59%) Hyperion
14 5 (1.59%) VMware