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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Engineering
Rank 537 551 528
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 58 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.038% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.050% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 20
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£365 £465 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +13.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £374 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £553 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £426 £315
% change year-on-year
-14.36% +35.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
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
40103 37736 35030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.83% 76.45% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26527 23757 21722
Average daily rate £423 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1093 1022
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
South East - 11 £355 - 1
Yorkshire -15 9 £365 -21.50%
North West -19 9 £590 - 1
London -2 8 £450 -15.88% 4
East of England +6 7 £356 -8.06% 2
West Midlands +6 6 £350 -
South West -5 4 £428 -7.90%
Midlands - 2 £320 -
East Midlands - 1 £325 -
Requirements Engineering
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Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 29 (28.16%) Business Analysis
2 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
4 22 (21.36%) UML
5 19 (18.45%) Finance
5 19 (18.45%) Degree
6 18 (17.48%) SQL
7 17 (16.50%) Scrum
7 17 (16.50%) Software Engineering
8 16 (15.53%) Project Management
8 16 (15.53%) SDLC
9 15 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (13.59%) MS Visio
11 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
11 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (11.65%) ITIL
13 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
13 11 (10.68%) Data Modelling
13 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
14 10 (9.71%) Change Management
14 10 (9.71%) Java
14 10 (9.71%) Use Case
15 9 (8.74%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (8.74%) C#
15 9 (8.74%) .NET
15 9 (8.74%) PRINCE2
15 9 (8.74%) Migration
16 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
16 8 (7.77%) GAP Analysis

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.88%) IIS
2 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.88%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (3.88%) Lync
2 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.97%) Confluence
3 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Visio
2 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.91%) Simulink
4 2 (1.94%) MS Office
5 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.88%) Office 365
2 2 (1.94%) IaaS
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) PaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) Internet
2 3 (2.91%) Broadband
3 2 (1.94%) LAN
3 2 (1.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.97%) VPN
4 1 (0.97%) Firewall
4 1 (0.97%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.97%) FlexRay
4 1 (0.97%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.85%) Big Data
4 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.88%) DTS
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.97%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (6.80%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (3.88%) ReSharper
2 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.91%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.91%) ClearQuest
3 3 (2.91%) JIRA
4 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.97%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.97%) Rational Rose
General
1 19 (18.45%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.80%) Military
3 7 (6.80%) Automotive
4 6 (5.83%) Banking
5 5 (4.85%) Local Government
6 4 (3.88%) Billing
7 3 (2.91%) Legal
7 3 (2.91%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.94%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.97%) German Language
9 1 (0.97%) Avionics
9 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (52.43%) Analyst
2 49 (47.57%) Business Analyst
3 13 (12.62%) Architect
3 13 (12.62%) Requirements Engineer
4 10 (9.71%) Software Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Systems Architect
6 5 (4.85%) Developer
6 5 (4.85%) User Experience Researcher
6 5 (4.85%) UX Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) Senior Architect
7 4 (3.88%) .NET Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (2.91%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) .NET
2 5 (4.85%) Web Services
2 5 (4.85%) XML
3 4 (3.88%) XSLT
3 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.88%) jQuery
3 4 (3.88%) Ajax
3 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.88%) JSON
3 4 (3.88%) LINQ
3 4 (3.88%) Entity Framework
3 4 (3.88%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (3.88%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.88%) Kendo UI
4 3 (2.91%) GWT
4 3 (2.91%) JSP
4 3 (2.91%) Middleware
4 3 (2.91%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.91%) Spring
5 1 (0.97%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.83%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.83%) User Experience
4 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.88%) Derivative
5 4 (3.88%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.88%) Physics
6 3 (2.91%) Mechatronics
6 3 (2.91%) GIS
6 3 (2.91%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.94%) CMDB
7 2 (1.94%) Wiki
7 2 (1.94%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.94%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.97%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.97%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) Windows
2 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.88%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) Business Analysis
2 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (21.36%) UML
4 17 (16.50%) Scrum
4 17 (16.50%) Software Engineering
5 16 (15.53%) Project Management
5 16 (15.53%) SDLC
6 15 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (11.65%) ITIL
8 11 (10.68%) Data Modelling
9 10 (9.71%) Change Management
9 10 (9.71%) Use Case
10 9 (8.74%) Migration
10 9 (8.74%) PRINCE2
10 9 (8.74%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (7.77%) GAP Analysis
11 8 (7.77%) BPMN
11 8 (7.77%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (6.80%) SysML
12 7 (6.80%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.48%) SQL
2 10 (9.71%) Java
3 9 (8.74%) C#
4 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.85%) C++
5 5 (4.85%) C
6 3 (2.91%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Degree
2 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) ISEB
4 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.85%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.85%) APMP
5 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (2.91%) IIBA
7 3 (2.91%) PMP
7 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.94%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.94%) CBAP
9 1 (0.97%) CISSP
9 1 (0.97%) HND
9 1 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
1 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.97%) EMIR
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) SCCM
1 4 (3.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.85%) VMware
3 4 (3.88%) Telerik
3 4 (3.88%) i2
4 3 (2.91%) IBM
4 3 (2.91%) Google
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco
5 2 (1.94%) HP
5 2 (1.94%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.94%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.97%) Remedy
6 1 (0.97%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix
6 1 (0.97%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.97%) ArcSight
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