The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 89 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 4 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 1.10% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.39% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 2
Average daily rate £400 £413 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.16 £40.00 £37.15
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +7.67%
Requirements Management
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
1159 1079 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.40% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 601 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £252
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 8 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 Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (25.00%) BPMN
4 2 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Process Management
4 2 (25.00%) DMAIC
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (12.50%) CA
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Apache

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) BPMN
3 2 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) DMAIC
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Ada
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) CA
1 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft