The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Management
Rank 177 186 198
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 13 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.39% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.50% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 6
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£425 £522 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.58% +32.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £420 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £650 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4228 5006 4813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.75% 77.28% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3276 3643 3682
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 54
Average hourly rate £27.37 £24.00 £103.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.04% -76.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Use Case
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Validation
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (15.00%) Retail
5 3 (15.00%) Intranet
5 3 (15.00%) BPR
5 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) UML
5 3 (15.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (10.00%) Big Data
6 2 (10.00%) SOA

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Business Analyst
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Use Case
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Validation
4 4 (20.00%) Data Management
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (15.00%) UML
5 3 (15.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) BPR
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP