Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 16 October 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 73 77
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.47% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.31% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -17.07% +51.85%
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £440
% change year-on-year -5.88% -3.41% +8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - £40.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 728 651 872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 85.35% 82.72% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 358 609
South Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.24% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £225 £246 £268
90th Percentile £538 £596 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 34
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.92% -27.60% +62.16%
10th Percentile £9.31 £11.30 £10.87
90th Percentile £27.17 £43.50 £49.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.87
% change year-on-year +22.61% -4.47% +2.52%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in South Yorkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in South Yorkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Sheffield +10 4 £400 -5.88%
Requirements Analysis
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) SEPA
2 2 (50.00%) Gatling
2 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) NeoLoad
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Gatling
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) NeoLoad
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Payments Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes