Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 98 98
Rank change year-on-year +31 0 +11
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 24 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.02% 0.42% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.50% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 20
Wales median daily rate £393 £588 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.19% +67.86% -
10th Percentile £176 £371 £313
90th Percentile £506 £644 £426
UK median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £49.46 £40.00
% change year-on-year -15.08% +23.65% +8.25%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 992 1191 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.50% 83.99% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 843 958
Wales median daily rate £390 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +12.68% -2.74%
10th Percentile £181 £214 £235
90th Percentile £556 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 54 52
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -5.86%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.58 £10.28
90th Percentile £51.17 £61.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in Wales

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Wales

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in Wales over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in Wales

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
South Wales +29 23 £393 -33.19% 1
Requirements Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Data Modelling
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (50.00%) SDLC
4 11 (45.83%) HL7
5 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (41.67%) RESTful
5 10 (41.67%) RedGate
5 10 (41.67%) C#
5 10 (41.67%) N-Tier
5 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 10 (41.67%) .NET
5 10 (41.67%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) SOAP
5 10 (41.67%) TOGAF
6 9 (37.50%) Web Services
6 9 (37.50%) High Availability
7 8 (33.33%) Requirements Management
7 8 (33.33%) Degree
7 8 (33.33%) MVC
8 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.83%) Use Case
9 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) TOGAF Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Informatica Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
1 10 (41.67%) RESTful
1 10 (41.67%) SOAP
1 10 (41.67%) XML
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) N-Tier
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (16.67%) NHS
4 3 (12.50%) CESG
4 3 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (8.33%) iSeries
6 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Data Modelling
3 12 (50.00%) SDLC
4 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (41.67%) TOGAF
5 9 (37.50%) High Availability
6 8 (33.33%) MVC
6 8 (33.33%) Requirements Management
7 6 (25.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) Use Case
9 3 (12.50%) Change Management
9 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (12.50%) Human Factors
9 3 (12.50%) Information Security
9 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
9 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Service Design
9 3 (12.50%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (33.33%) Degree
3 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) CCNP
4 3 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.50%) CISMP
4 3 (12.50%) CISSP
4 3 (12.50%) MCSE
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) QRadar
2 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) RedGate
3 3 (12.50%) AlienVault
3 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 3 (12.50%) Intel
3 3 (12.50%) LogLogic
3 3 (12.50%) LogRhythm
3 3 (12.50%) McAfee
3 3 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Teradata
5 1 (4.17%) EMC