The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 77 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.44% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.49% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £475 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £352 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £588 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.39 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+4.30% -1.08%
Requirements Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
760 815 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.88% 81.91% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 489 325
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 32 27
Median hourly rate £62.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -7 4 £475 +18.75%
Requirements Management
North West

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) User Stories
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Use Case
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Retail

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Finance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP