The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Analysis
England / North East
Rank 79 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.69% - 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% - 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £340 - £300
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 £41.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +0.33% +6.41%  

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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 636 741 486
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.48% 84.98% 73.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 505 264
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.77% +38.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £12.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £30.00 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the North East

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the North East

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 3 £340 - 1
Durham - 2 £300 -
Requirements Analysis
England

Requirements Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) GIS
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Java EE
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) SignalR
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) GeoServer
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management

Requirements Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (33.33%) GeoServer
1 2 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) GIS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 4 (66.67%) Java EE
1 4 (66.67%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) VMware