The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 30 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
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 221 228
Rank change year-on-year +42 +7  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 69 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.87% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.60% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 32 19
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.64 £35.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.97% -10.25%  
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6471 7650 7815
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.69% 81.35% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3756 4713 4313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
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 248 268 281
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the South East

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Surrey +42 36 £400 - 4
Kent - 12 £203 -
Berkshire +16 8 £475 -5.00% 1
Hampshire 0 5 - - 2
West Sussex +9 4 £435 -
East Sussex - 3 £500 -
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £501 +22.07%
Oxfordshire -7 1 £350 - 1
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 51 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.65%) Linux
3 34 (32.69%) Unix
4 30 (28.85%) SDLC
5 29 (27.88%) Waterfall
6 28 (26.92%) HTML
7 27 (25.96%) Oracle
7 27 (25.96%) Finance
8 26 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 24 (23.08%) SQL
9 24 (23.08%) Configuration Management
10 21 (20.19%) Degree
11 18 (17.31%) jQuery
11 18 (17.31%) Shell Script
11 18 (17.31%) SQLPlus
11 18 (17.31%) PL/SQL
11 18 (17.31%) Oracle Database
12 17 (16.35%) Relational Database
13 16 (15.38%) C
13 16 (15.38%) AIX
13 16 (15.38%) Python
13 16 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 15 (14.42%) Java
14 15 (14.42%) RDBMS
15 14 (13.46%) Security Cleared
15 14 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (13.46%) Business Process Analysis
16 13 (12.50%) Use Case
16 13 (12.50%) Apache
16 13 (12.50%) Migration

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 13 (12.50%) Apache
2 9 (8.65%) nginx
3 8 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.85%) Confluence
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.92%) Drupal
6 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.92%) TPMS
7 1 (0.96%) CMS
7 1 (0.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.96%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.96%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.96%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.96%) Line 50
2 1 (0.96%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) Firewall
2 2 (1.92%) LDAP
2 2 (1.92%) SAN
2 2 (1.92%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.96%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) Oracle Database
1 18 (17.31%) SQLPlus
2 17 (16.35%) Relational Database
3 15 (14.42%) RDBMS
4 11 (10.58%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.88%) Big Data
5 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.88%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.88%) OrientDB
6 2 (1.92%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.96%) GIS
7 1 (0.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.58%) JIRA
3 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.69%) ProC
4 7 (6.73%) Ant
4 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.73%) NUnit
5 6 (5.77%) ClearCase
5 6 (5.77%) CppUnit
5 6 (5.77%) GoogleTest
5 6 (5.77%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (5.77%) Subversion
6 2 (1.92%) Selenium
7 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.96%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.96%) Maven
7 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.96%) Mockito
7 1 (0.96%) Moq
7 1 (0.96%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 27 (25.96%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Banking
3 5 (4.81%) Military
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Advertising
5 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (34.62%) Analyst
2 31 (29.81%) Business Analyst
3 24 (23.08%) Developer
4 18 (17.31%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (15.38%) SQL Developer
6 15 (14.42%) PL/SQL Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 12 (11.54%) Architect
9 9 (8.65%) Oracle Architect
9 9 (8.65%) Tester
10 7 (6.73%) Unix Architect
11 6 (5.77%) Finance Business Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) Financial Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) HR Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) Integration Developer
11 6 (5.77%) Systems Developer
11 6 (5.77%) Technical Architect
11 6 (5.77%) UI Developer
12 5 (4.81%) Process Analyst
12 5 (4.81%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.92%) HTML
2 18 (17.31%) jQuery
3 12 (11.54%) HTML5
4 10 (9.62%) .NET
5 9 (8.65%) Web Services
6 7 (6.73%) CSS
7 4 (3.85%) XML
8 3 (2.88%) Kafka
9 1 (0.96%) Dojo
9 1 (0.96%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.96%) JavaFX
9 1 (0.96%) JBoss Seam
9 1 (0.96%) JPA
9 1 (0.96%) JSON
9 1 (0.96%) RESTful
9 1 (0.96%) SOAP
9 1 (0.96%) Spring
9 1 (0.96%) Spring MVC
9 1 (0.96%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.65%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) Derivative
4 3 (2.88%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (2.88%) Wiki
5 2 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.92%) RIA
5 2 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.65%) Linux
2 34 (32.69%) Unix
3 16 (15.38%) AIX
4 3 (2.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.85%) SDLC
3 29 (27.88%) Waterfall
4 24 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 16 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 14 (13.46%) Business Process Analysis
7 13 (12.50%) Migration
7 13 (12.50%) Scrum
7 13 (12.50%) Use Case
8 12 (11.54%) Business Analysis
8 12 (11.54%) Open Source
8 12 (11.54%) UML
9 11 (10.58%) Data Management
9 11 (10.58%) Data Migration
9 11 (10.58%) Test Scripting
10 10 (9.62%) GAP Analysis
10 10 (9.62%) Project Management
11 9 (8.65%) OO
11 9 (8.65%) OOD
11 9 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (23.08%) SQL
3 18 (17.31%) PL/SQL
3 18 (17.31%) Shell Script
4 16 (15.38%) C
4 16 (15.38%) Python
5 15 (14.42%) Java
6 10 (9.62%) C#
7 8 (7.69%) PHP
8 7 (6.73%) Perl
9 6 (5.77%) C++
10 5 (4.81%) Ada
10 5 (4.81%) Ada 83
10 5 (4.81%) Ada 95
11 3 (2.88%) Scala
12 1 (0.96%) Groovy
12 1 (0.96%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 21 (20.19%) Degree
2 14 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.81%) MCTS
4 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.85%) ISEB
6 2 (1.92%) ACCA
6 2 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.92%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.92%) IFRS
2 2 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Docker
2 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.92%) NFS
4 2 (1.92%) Samba
4 2 (1.92%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 27 (25.96%) Oracle
2 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.77%) Workday
4 5 (4.81%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (3.85%) HP
5 4 (3.85%) VMware
6 3 (2.88%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.92%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.92%) Cisco
7 2 (1.92%) Informatica
7 2 (1.92%) NetApp
7 2 (1.92%) NETGEAR
7 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.96%) Google
8 1 (0.96%) Luciad
8 1 (0.96%) Progress
8 1 (0.96%) Sage
8 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
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