Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 6 months to 18 August 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.

Requirements Analysis
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 44 26
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 2.11% 0.28% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 0.31% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Preston median daily rate £375 - -
Lancashire median daily rate £374 £425 -
% change year-on-year -12.06% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Preston median hourly rate - £42.50 -
Lancashire median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year - -1.16% -

Requirements Analysis 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 Preston with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Preston
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161 318 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 84.74% 90.60% 79.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 180 76
Preston median daily rate £463 £425 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +16.04% -13.82%
10th Percentile £293 £325 £172
90th Percentile £575 £538 £475
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +8.82% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 42
Preston median hourly rate £41.63 £42.00 £37.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.89% +13.48% +21.26%
10th Percentile £16.86 £12.07 £11.55
90th Percentile £65.30 £47.42 £55.28
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +19.81%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

Job postings citing Requirements Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Preston.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in Preston

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Preston

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis 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 Preston region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MBA
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) MBA
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft