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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.03% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.46 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-29.34% +6.15%

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
69 91 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 71.13% 86.67% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 69 50
Median daily rate £403 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £35.00 £45.00
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 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 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management

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 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Change Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA