The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 122 125 129
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £598 £355 £725
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.30% -51.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £46.36 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +5.82%
Requirements Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1888 1935 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.60% 75.97% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 1181 945
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 141 145
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the East of England region.

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +9 1 £598 +68.30%
Bedfordshire +4 1 - -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) JTAG
4 2 (20.00%) CAN bus
4 2 (20.00%) ANSI C
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) MODAF
5 1 (10.00%) SysML
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Physics

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos Planning Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos Planning Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (20.00%) CAN bus
2 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) MODAF
4 1 (10.00%) PLM
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) SysML
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) ANSI C
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cognos
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM