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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank - 35 52
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.39% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £348
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.43 £45.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £40.38 £38.90
% change year-on-year
-28.80% +3.80%
Requirements Management
East of England

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
284 255 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.78% 80.70% 89.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 165 320
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 9
Median hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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

Requirements Management
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) RIA

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall