Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 77 94
Rank change year-on-year +22 +17 -9
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 26 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.50% 0.91% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 1.08% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 14
South Wales median daily rate £393 £625 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.20% +78.57% -
10th Percentile £187 £371 £313
90th Percentile £488 £650 £396
Wales median daily rate £393 £625 £350
% change year-on-year -37.20% +78.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 867 929 1,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.21% 84.38% 83.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 671 780
South Wales median daily rate £393 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £205 £186 £235
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 42 38
South Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.44% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.34
90th Percentile £77.50 £61.13 £50.21
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +94.44% +12.50% +2.40%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in South Wales

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in South Wales

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in South Wales

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 18 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
Cardiff +10 18 £375 -41.18% 3
Newport +14 2 £581 -7.00%
Caerphilly - 1 £510 -
Requirements Analysis
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Data Modelling
3 14 (53.85%) SDLC
4 12 (46.15%) C#
4 12 (46.15%) .NET
4 12 (46.15%) Web Services
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) SQL
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
6 9 (34.62%) XML
6 9 (34.62%) SOAP
6 9 (34.62%) N-Tier
6 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
6 9 (34.62%) RedGate
6 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (34.62%) Requirements Management
6 9 (34.62%) Degree
6 9 (34.62%) HL7
6 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (34.62%) RESTful
7 8 (30.77%) High Availability
8 7 (26.92%) MVC
8 7 (26.92%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
9 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 6 (23.08%) Use Case
9 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
10 5 (19.23%) SysML
10 5 (19.23%) Rational DOORS

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) BitTorrent
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.54%) RavenDB
4 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.85%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Data Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Technical Architect
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Security Architect
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Informatica Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) RESTful
2 9 (34.62%) SOAP
2 9 (34.62%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) HTML
3 3 (11.54%) NHibernate
3 3 (11.54%) REST
3 3 (11.54%) RxJS
3 3 (11.54%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) N-Tier
2 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (11.54%) CESG
4 3 (11.54%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (11.54%) NHS
4 3 (11.54%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (7.69%) iSeries
6 1 (3.85%) Fintech
6 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Data Modelling
3 14 (53.85%) SDLC
4 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (34.62%) Requirements Management
4 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
5 8 (30.77%) High Availability
6 7 (26.92%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 7 (26.92%) MVC
7 6 (23.08%) Use Case
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 5 (19.23%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (19.23%) SysML
9 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
10 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (11.54%) Human Factors
10 3 (11.54%) OO
10 3 (11.54%) SIEM
10 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 3 (11.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (34.62%) Degree
3 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) CISMP
4 3 (11.54%) CISSP
4 3 (11.54%) MCSE
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) QRadar
2 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) RedGate
3 3 (11.54%) AlienVault
3 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
3 3 (11.54%) Intel
3 3 (11.54%) LogLogic
3 3 (11.54%) LogRhythm
3 3 (11.54%) McAfee
3 3 (11.54%) Splunk
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Teradata
5 1 (3.85%) EMC