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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Engineering
Rank 534 552 510
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -42
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 45 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.023% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.032% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 12
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£413 £445 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.30% +18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £393 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £354
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 - -
Requirements Engineering
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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
36864 34787 31986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.80% 74.29% 72.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24516 21800 19146
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1032 1076 1341
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Engineering across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering across the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Requirements Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Requirements Engineering
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 17 £463 +3.93% 5
South West -18 12 £500 +37.93% 2
West Midlands - 8 £428 -
East of England - 6 £413 - 1
South East -21 3 £255 -
East Midlands - 1 £413 - 3
Yorkshire - - - -
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Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Requirements Engineering 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 Engineering.

1 22 (34.38%) UML
2 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
3 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
3 14 (21.88%) Rational Rhapsody
4 13 (20.31%) Rational DOORS
5 11 (17.19%) ITIL
5 11 (17.19%) Degree
6 10 (15.63%) Information Management
6 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
6 10 (15.63%) Management Information System
6 10 (15.63%) Scrum
7 9 (14.06%) Java
8 8 (12.50%) Web Services
8 8 (12.50%) Service Management
8 8 (12.50%) Use Case
9 7 (10.94%) GWT
9 7 (10.94%) Google
9 7 (10.94%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (10.94%) Automotive
9 7 (10.94%) C
9 7 (10.94%) C++
9 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.94%) ISEB
9 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.38%) Six Sigma
10 6 (9.38%) ClearQuest
10 6 (9.38%) Project Management

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Requirements Engineering 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 Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) Simulink
4 1 (1.56%) Stateflow
4 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) LAN
1 1 (1.56%) WAN
1 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) 3G
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
1 1 (1.56%) 2G
1 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.56%) 4G
1 1 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.13%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) DTS
3 1 (1.56%) OLTP
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Rational Rhapsody
2 13 (20.31%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (9.38%) ClearCase
3 6 (9.38%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) Rational Rose
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Automotive
3 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Military
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
5 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) German Language
5 1 (1.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Analyst
2 25 (39.06%) Business Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Software Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Financial Business Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Designer
5 3 (4.69%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.69%) UML Business Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Service Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Developer
5 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Tester
6 2 (3.13%) Database Specialist
6 2 (3.13%) Consultant
6 2 (3.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) Web Services
2 7 (10.94%) GWT
3 5 (7.81%) Spring
4 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 4 (6.25%) JSP
5 3 (4.69%) .NET
6 2 (3.13%) SOAP
6 2 (3.13%) JSON
7 1 (1.56%) LINQ
7 1 (1.56%) Ajax
7 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.56%) Java EE
7 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.56%) XSD
7 1 (1.56%) XSL
7 1 (1.56%) JMS
7 1 (1.56%) WSDL
7 1 (1.56%) Middleware
7 1 (1.56%) jQuery
7 1 (1.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.81%) CAN bus
3 4 (6.25%) Mechatronics
4 3 (4.69%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) CMDB
5 2 (3.13%) Statistics
5 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.56%) Physics
6 1 (1.56%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) UML
2 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
4 11 (17.19%) ITIL
5 10 (15.63%) Information Management
5 10 (15.63%) Scrum
6 8 (12.50%) Service Management
6 8 (12.50%) Use Case
7 7 (10.94%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (9.38%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.38%) Validation
8 6 (9.38%) Six Sigma
9 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.81%) ITSM
9 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Release Management
10 4 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) Java
2 7 (10.94%) C
2 7 (10.94%) C++
3 3 (4.69%) SQL
4 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) Degree
3 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.94%) ISEB
5 6 (9.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) IIBA
6 1 (1.56%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) FATCA
2 1 (1.56%) COBIT
2 1 (1.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
1 7 (10.94%) Google
2 4 (6.25%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) IBM
3 3 (4.69%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Remedy
3 3 (4.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.56%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.56%) VocaLink
5 1 (1.56%) F5
5 1 (1.56%) Lumesse
5 1 (1.56%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.56%) Nokia
5 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco
5 1 (1.56%) Saba
5 1 (1.56%) Telerik
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