Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 167 196
Rank change year-on-year -1 +29 0
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 25 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.41% +8.64%
10th Percentile £250 £325 £305
90th Percentile £580 £460 £565
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £23.00 - £37.50
90th Percentile £31.40 - £42.50
England median hourly rate £42.25 £42.00 £49.46
% change year-on-year +0.60% -15.08% +16.38%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,260 3,610 4,822
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.73% 84.72% 85.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,870 2,397 3,161
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £260 £266
90th Percentile £550 £545 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 86 127
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.61% -4.47% +2.52%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.25 £10.65
90th Percentile £43.25 £28.03 £39.20
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

Requirements Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Analysis in Yorkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Yorkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Analysis in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Analysis in Yorkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Analysis in Yorkshire

Requirements Analysis
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire -3 23 £425 +12.58% 2
South Yorkshire 0 2 - -
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Requirements Analysis.

1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (36.00%) Virtual Team
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Time Management
6 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
6 7 (28.00%) MS Access
6 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (28.00%) GxP
6 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (28.00%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (28.00%) Legal
7 5 (20.00%) JMeter
7 5 (20.00%) SOA
7 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
7 5 (20.00%) ServiceNow
7 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (20.00%) SDLC
7 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
7 5 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (16.00%) Information Architecture
8 4 (16.00%) JIRA
8 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery

Requirements Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (28.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (8.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MS Access
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (8.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (8.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JMeter
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) ClearQuest
3 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Gatling
3 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (28.00%) Legal
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Tester
5 2 (8.00%) SAS Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (36.00%) Virtual Team
3 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (16.00%) NHS
5 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (32.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 8 (32.00%) Time Management
3 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 5 (20.00%) SDLC
5 5 (20.00%) SOA
5 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Information Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) GxP
2 3 (12.00%) PMO
3 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk