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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 84 95
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.30% 1.01% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.20% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 4
Median daily rate £425 £425 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +47.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £367 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £479 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +2.56%  

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 1067 1496 1285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.89% 83.67% 78.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 907 688
Median daily rate £385 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.60% +8.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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 28 March 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 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
1 6 (50.00%) SAP XI
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
1 6 (50.00%) SAP PP
1 6 (50.00%) SAP PP-PI
1 6 (50.00%) SAP MII
1 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 6 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 6 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 6 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-business
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Validation

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 6 (50.00%) SAP MII
1 6 (50.00%) SAP PP
1 6 (50.00%) SAP PP-PI
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) SAP PP Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) SAP PP Business Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) DOM
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) OSGi
2 1 (8.33%) SAX
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 6 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 6 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
1 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) E-business
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow