The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.35% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 693 665
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.27% 80.12% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 412 321
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 37
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £40.65
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Reading

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Wiki
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) YAML
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (25.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) OrientDB
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) HR Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) HR Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Workday Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Workday Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apigee
1 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (25.00%) Workday