The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 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
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 132 111
Rank change year-on-year +16 -21  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 21 9 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.77% 0.30% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.38% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 16
Median daily rate £353 £500 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.50% +5.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £312 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £570 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 12
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £55.00
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2236 2349 2424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.87% 78.80% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1554 1645
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 107 109
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
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 the South West

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

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in the South West

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Gloucestershire +11 6 £376 -28.38% 3
Bristol +1 5 - - 2
Somerset - 5 - -
Dorset - 3 £353 - 3
Devon - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £575 - 2
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 18 (48.65%) Java
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
4 12 (32.43%) JPA
4 12 (32.43%) Workflow
4 12 (32.43%) Web Services
4 12 (32.43%) C
4 12 (32.43%) SDLC
5 11 (29.73%) Scrum
6 9 (24.32%) UML
7 8 (21.62%) XML
7 8 (21.62%) REST
8 7 (18.92%) PrimeFaces
8 7 (18.92%) EJB 3.0
8 7 (18.92%) JSF
8 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
8 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
8 7 (18.92%) XSD
8 7 (18.92%) XSLT
8 7 (18.92%) EJB
8 7 (18.92%) J2EE
8 7 (18.92%) Oracle
8 7 (18.92%) JUnit
8 7 (18.92%) JBoss
8 7 (18.92%) JAXB
8 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
8 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
9 6 (16.22%) IBM
9 6 (16.22%) ISEB

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (18.92%) JBoss
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
4 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.70%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JUnit
2 3 (8.11%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.70%) PVCS
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Software Engineer
4 9 (24.32%) Analyst
4 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Business Change Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Change Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Integration Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) JPA
1 12 (32.43%) Web Services
2 8 (21.62%) REST
2 8 (21.62%) XML
3 7 (18.92%) EJB
3 7 (18.92%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
3 7 (18.92%) J2EE
3 7 (18.92%) JAXB
3 7 (18.92%) JSF
3 7 (18.92%) PrimeFaces
3 7 (18.92%) XSD
3 7 (18.92%) XSLT
4 6 (16.22%) Apache Camel
5 5 (13.51%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (13.51%) Spring
6 1 (2.70%) .NET
6 1 (2.70%) CSS
6 1 (2.70%) HTML
6 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) SDLC
3 12 (32.43%) Workflow
4 11 (29.73%) Scrum
5 9 (24.32%) UML
6 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Use Case
8 5 (13.51%) Business Process Improvement
8 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.41%) ITIL
9 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.41%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) C
3 5 (13.51%) C++
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) Ada
5 2 (5.41%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) ISEB
4 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.70%) CBAP
5 1 (2.70%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) Luciad
4 2 (5.41%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (5.41%) Freescale
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) Sencha
4 2 (5.41%) Wind River
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
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