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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank 570 568 574
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 42 45 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.087% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.11% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 8
Median daily rate £425 £430 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £335 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £675 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £550
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.01%
Requirements Engineering
UK

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
41757 40716 39322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.71% 79.07% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27936 25809 24953
Median daily rate £445 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1189 1163
Median hourly rate £32.00 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -35 14 £456 +2.52% 6
South East -5 8 £475 - 1
East Midlands +10 5 £425 -37.03%
West Midlands -9 5 £330 - 1
South West -7 4 £463 +12.12%
Yorkshire +4 2 £374 -0.33%
East of England +1 2 - -
North West -4 1 £450 -33.33% 1
Requirements Engineering
UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 23 (33.82%) Business Analysis
2 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (26.47%) ISEB
4 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (20.59%) Validation
6 10 (14.71%) Scrum
6 10 (14.71%) Use Case
7 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
7 9 (13.24%) CRM
8 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (11.76%) UML
8 8 (11.76%) Requirements Management
8 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 7 (10.29%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
9 7 (10.29%) Project Management
10 6 (8.82%) ITIL
10 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
10 6 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (8.82%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (8.82%) Analytics
11 5 (7.35%) Big Data
11 5 (7.35%) Process Improvement
11 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
11 5 (7.35%) Target Operating Model
11 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
11 5 (7.35%) GAP Analysis

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 3 (4.41%) SAS
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Project
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.35%) Big Data
3 3 (4.41%) DataStage
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.41%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (4.41%) Pentaho
3 3 (4.41%) QualityStage
3 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.41%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.47%) Toad
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.88%) Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.94%) Military
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) French Language
6 1 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (55.88%) Analyst
2 35 (51.47%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Architect
4 6 (8.82%) Business IT Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) IT Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) IT Business Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Requirements Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Lead Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Requirements Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) CESG
2 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.47%) iPad
2 1 (1.47%) Life Science
2 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.47%) Physics
2 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Business Analysis
2 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.59%) Validation
5 10 (14.71%) Scrum
5 10 (14.71%) Use Case
6 9 (13.24%) CRM
6 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
7 8 (11.76%) Requirements Management
7 8 (11.76%) UML
8 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
8 7 (10.29%) Project Management
8 7 (10.29%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.82%) Analytics
9 6 (8.82%) ITIL
9 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
10 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.35%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (7.35%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) C++
2 3 (4.41%) Java
2 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.41%) Python
3 2 (2.94%) C
4 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) ISEB
2 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) APMP
4 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.94%) CBAP
5 2 (2.94%) Degree
5 2 (2.94%) IIBA
6 1 (1.47%) CCA
6 1 (1.47%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) IBM
2 3 (4.41%) Cognos
2 3 (4.41%) Informatica
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle
2 3 (4.41%) Talend
3 2 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (2.94%) Planview
4 1 (1.47%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) hybris
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) Remedy
4 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.47%) Siebel
4 1 (1.47%) Software AG