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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Engineering
Rank 514 519 481
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -38
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 41 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.034% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.045% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 19
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£440 £413 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £363 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £363 £354
% change year-on-year
-4.13% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-27.00% -
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
34869 33282 29935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.42% 74.78% 72.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22744 20629 18112
Average daily rate £425 £404 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +0.87%
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 £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1056 1254
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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
London +1 18 £500 +12.35% 6
South West -10 10 £525 +44.82% 2
West Midlands - 4 - -
South East -19 3 £255 -
East Midlands - 3 £413 -
East of England - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - - - -
Requirements Engineering
UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 23 (30.26%) Finance
1 23 (30.26%) UML
2 20 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 18 (23.68%) ITIL
3 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.37%) Rational Rhapsody
5 16 (21.05%) Rational DOORS
5 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 16 (21.05%) Degree
5 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 13 (17.11%) Service Management
6 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (15.79%) Scrum
7 12 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 11 (14.47%) Information Management
8 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
8 11 (14.47%) Project Management
8 11 (14.47%) Web Services
8 11 (14.47%) Java
9 10 (13.16%) ITSM
10 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
10 9 (11.84%) C++
10 9 (11.84%) Google
10 9 (11.84%) Use Case
10 9 (11.84%) Release Management
10 9 (11.84%) GWT
11 8 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (10.53%) C
11 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 8 (10.53%) ISEB

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.95%) Simulink
4 1 (1.32%) Stateflow
4 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) IaaS
1 4 (5.26%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (2.63%) 4G
1 2 (2.63%) 3G
1 2 (2.63%) LAN
1 2 (2.63%) WAN
1 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.63%) 2G
1 2 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.63%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.63%) OLTP
2 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.32%) DTS
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Rational Rhapsody
2 16 (21.05%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (9.21%) ClearQuest
3 7 (9.21%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Automotive
3 6 (7.89%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Legal
5 2 (2.63%) Military
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Avionics
6 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Analyst
2 31 (40.79%) Business Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 5 (6.58%) Financial Business Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) Designer
5 4 (5.26%) Developer
5 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Tester
6 3 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Service Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.95%) UML Business Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Requirements Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) Web Services
2 9 (11.84%) GWT
3 7 (9.21%) Spring
4 5 (6.58%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.58%) JSP
5 3 (3.95%) .NET
5 3 (3.95%) JSON
6 2 (2.63%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.63%) REST
6 2 (2.63%) Java EE
6 2 (2.63%) JPA
6 2 (2.63%) WSDL
6 2 (2.63%) SOAP
6 2 (2.63%) XSD
6 2 (2.63%) Middleware
7 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.32%) LINQ
7 1 (1.32%) jQuery
7 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) CAN bus
3 6 (7.89%) CMDB
4 5 (6.58%) Mechatronics
5 3 (3.95%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.63%) Statistics
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) NHS
7 1 (1.32%) Physics
7 1 (1.32%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) UML
2 20 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 18 (23.68%) ITIL
3 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 13 (17.11%) Service Management
5 13 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.79%) Scrum
7 11 (14.47%) Information Management
7 11 (14.47%) Project Management
8 10 (13.16%) ITSM
9 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.84%) Use Case
9 9 (11.84%) Release Management
10 8 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (9.21%) Six Sigma
11 7 (9.21%) Data Modelling
12 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
12 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
12 6 (7.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) Java
2 9 (11.84%) C++
3 8 (10.53%) C
4 3 (3.95%) MATLAB
4 3 (3.95%) SQL
5 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.32%) C#
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
1 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) ISEB
4 7 (9.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (5.26%) PMP
5 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.32%) APMP
6 1 (1.32%) IIBA
6 1 (1.32%) CBAP
6 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) COBIT
3 1 (1.32%) MiFID
3 1 (1.32%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Google
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) IBM
4 4 (5.26%) Remedy
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 4 (5.26%) VMware
5 3 (3.95%) SAP
5 3 (3.95%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) F5
6 2 (2.63%) Nokia
6 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (1.32%) Saba
7 1 (1.32%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.32%) Curam
7 1 (1.32%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.32%) Telerik
7 1 (1.32%) VocaLink
7 1 (1.32%) Lumesse
London
Required IT
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £41 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago