The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £550
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.01%
Requirements Engineering
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
279 273 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 79.49% 84.78% 71.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 164 117
Median daily rate £365 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.87% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £33.25 £20.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.90% +66.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £15.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.14 £35.00 £142.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%