Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 20 January 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 49 55
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 0
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 6 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.30% 0.42% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.53% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Somerset median daily rate £350 - £352
10th Percentile £338 - £323
90th Percentile £363 - £378
South West median daily rate £350 £525 £375
% change year-on-year -33.33% +40.00% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £55.00 £57.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% -3.51% +42.50%
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £55.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +30.95% +5.00%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 358 375 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 77.49% 78.78% 84.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 196 336
Somerset median daily rate £400 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +12.12%
10th Percentile £167 £213 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 75 49
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £39.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.51% -7.60% +22.14%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.12 £12.95
90th Percentile £44.25 £43.00 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -15.65% -6.37% +37.72%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in Somerset

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Somerset

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Somerset

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £350 - 1
Requirements Analysis
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Database Security
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
4 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) JPA
5 1 (16.67%) Sencha
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Luciad
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Database Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Database Architect
3 2 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Database Security
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Luciad
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sencha