The table below looks at the statistics for RequisitePro 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 RequisitePro over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational RequisitePro
Rank 198 216 214
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing RequisitePro 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.014% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.12% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £298 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% -43.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £26.75 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+47.66% -19.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
812 842 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.77% 11.62% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 637 586
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £57.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.40% +67.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

RequisitePro
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RequisitePro across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

RequisitePro Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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 RequisitePro across the City of London region.

RequisitePro Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RequisitePro across the City of London region.

RequisitePro Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RequisitePro 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 RequisitePro.

1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Biometrics
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) BT
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Process
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RequisitePro 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 RequisitePro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Biometrics
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Process
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) EMC