The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank - 77 -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £348 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £348 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.47% -4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.22 £36.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+23.89% -27.00%
Requirements Engineering
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1161 1040 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.30% 79.27% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 577 437
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Requirements Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Requirements Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering across the Edinburgh region.

Requirements Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Requirements Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Engineering across the Edinburgh region.

Requirements Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh