The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Engineering
UK / England
Rank 504 580 550
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -30
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 56 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.065% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.079% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 18
Median daily rate £360 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £320 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £370 £361
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.22 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.65% +23.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.22 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-33.65% +23.89%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33904 39232 37671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.43% 82.52% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22608 25992 24260
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 860 1055 1023
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Requirements Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in England

Requirements Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Requirements Engineering Daily Rate Trend in England

Requirements Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering across the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Requirements Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in England

Requirements Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Requirements Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in England

Requirements Engineering
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +22 18 £350 - 2
London +23 15 £350 -24.32% 3
South East +25 9 £313 -35.06%
West Midlands +12 6 £438 +35.65%
East of England +10 5 - -
East Midlands +2 2 £368 -26.50% 2
North West +29 1 £277 -14.92%
Requirements Engineering
UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Requirements Engineering.

1 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.77%) Business Analysis
3 33 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (22.76%) UML
5 27 (21.95%) Scrum
6 23 (18.70%) Security Cleared
7 21 (17.07%) User Stories
8 15 (12.20%) Finance
8 15 (12.20%) ISEB
9 14 (11.38%) Business Process Mapping
9 14 (11.38%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
9 14 (11.38%) Process Improvement
10 13 (10.57%) SC Cleared
10 13 (10.57%) SysML
11 12 (9.76%) Web Services
11 12 (9.76%) Use Case
11 12 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (8.94%) BPMN
12 11 (8.94%) Waterfall
13 10 (8.13%) Rational DOORS
13 10 (8.13%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (8.13%) Time Management
13 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (8.13%) SDLC
13 10 (8.13%) GAP Analysis
13 10 (8.13%) Degree
14 9 (7.32%) Requirements Management
14 9 (7.32%) HP
14 9 (7.32%) C
14 9 (7.32%) Java

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.25%) MS Office
3 4 (3.25%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.63%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Office 365
2 2 (1.63%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (6.50%) JIRA
3 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.63%) Robot Framework
4 2 (1.63%) Selenium
General
1 15 (12.20%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Billing
3 5 (4.07%) Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Marketing
5 3 (2.44%) Retail
6 2 (1.63%) Automotive
6 2 (1.63%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Avionics
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Military
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (50.41%) Analyst
2 52 (42.28%) Business Analyst
3 32 (26.02%) Requirements Engineer
4 15 (12.20%) Architect
5 12 (9.76%) Digital Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) Digital Business Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Java Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Senior Business Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Business IT Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) IT Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Business Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (4.07%) IT Business Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Consultant
11 4 (3.25%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.76%) Web Services
2 3 (2.44%) HTML
3 2 (1.63%) CSS
3 2 (1.63%) jQuery
4 1 (0.81%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.81%) GWT
4 1 (0.81%) Spring
4 1 (0.81%) XML
4 1 (0.81%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) User Experience
3 2 (1.63%) Blog
3 2 (1.63%) EPoS
3 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.63%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (1.63%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.81%) APACS
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.81%) Social Media
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.77%) Business Analysis
3 33 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (22.76%) UML
5 27 (21.95%) Scrum
6 21 (17.07%) User Stories
7 14 (11.38%) Business Process Mapping
7 14 (11.38%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 14 (11.38%) Process Improvement
8 13 (10.57%) SysML
9 12 (9.76%) Use Case
9 12 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (8.94%) BPMN
10 11 (8.94%) Waterfall
11 10 (8.13%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (8.13%) SDLC
11 10 (8.13%) Time Management
12 9 (7.32%) Requirements Management
13 8 (6.50%) BDD
13 8 (6.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.32%) C
1 9 (7.32%) Java
2 7 (5.69%) SQL
3 2 (1.63%) C#
3 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.81%) C++
4 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (18.70%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.20%) ISEB
3 13 (10.57%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.13%) Degree
5 9 (7.32%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) CBAP
6 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO20022
2 1 (0.81%) MiFID
2 1 (0.81%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (7.32%) HP
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.07%) IBM
4 4 (3.25%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.25%) CA
4 4 (3.25%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.63%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.81%) Apple
6 1 (0.81%) Google
6 1 (0.81%) Luciad
6 1 (0.81%) Pegasus