The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 36 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.79% 1.43% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.61% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
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 £37.74 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -0.15%
Requirements Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 186 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 78.03% 88.57% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 108 48
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £311 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Requirements Management
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Chester region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 7 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Data Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
3 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business IT Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Change Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Change Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Data Management
3 3 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA