Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 174 169 183
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 +11
Contract jobs citing Requirements Analysis 21 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 8
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £415 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% -3.77% +15.00%
10th Percentile £340 £325 £347
90th Percentile £580 £449 £500
England median daily rate £450 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £23.00 - £37.50
90th Percentile £25.00 - £42.50
England median hourly rate £41.75 £42.25 £45.75
% change year-on-year -1.18% -7.65% +14.38%

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 4,188 3,704 4,148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.82% 84.60% 84.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,817 2,427 2,698
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £259 £258
90th Percentile £575 £545 £540
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 104 135
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.13 £17.25 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.72% +16.04% -0.90%
10th Percentile £10.35 £10.50 £10.58
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.35 £32.10
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year - -2.08% +4.69%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +17 19 £450 +11.11% 2
South Yorkshire -11 2 - - 1
Requirements Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
4 5 (23.81%) JIRA
4 5 (23.81%) Virtual Team
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Thinking
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Time Management
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
5 4 (19.05%) Information Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) GxP
6 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) MS Access
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
6 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (14.29%) JMeter
6 3 (14.29%) Legal
6 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture

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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP HR
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (9.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (9.52%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Star Schema
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) JMeter
3 2 (9.52%) ClearQuest
3 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.52%) Gatling
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
3 2 (9.52%) NeoLoad
General
1 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Virtual Team
3 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 2 (9.52%) NHS
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Information Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JCL
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) GxP
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.76%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.76%) IBM