The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.48% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £405 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +5.82%
Requirements Management
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
360 223 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 86.75% 71.94% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 170 132
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £97.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Requirements Management
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Requirements Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Requirements Management.

1 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Requirements Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Requirements Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft