The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 41 43
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.31% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.35% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.22 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.85 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-28.31% +4.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 286 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.02% 87.73% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 198 240
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 32 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +171.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Requirements Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Requirements Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire