The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 June 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 99 84
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £450 £416 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +18.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £315 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £443 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £49.46 £55.00
% change year-on-year -3.96% -10.07%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1115 1476 1148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.70% 82.60% 76.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 889 686
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 33
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Manchester

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) SAX
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) DOM
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (14.29%) Legal

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) DOM
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) OSGi
1 1 (14.29%) SAX
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Interactive TV
3 1 (14.29%) Linked Data
3 1 (14.29%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Rate: Salary £30,000 plus benefits
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