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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank 554 543 559
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 26 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.080% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.10% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 7
Average daily rate £400 £480 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £413 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £348 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.47% -4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £45.22 £36.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% -27.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.22 £36.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+23.89% -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
38364 35865 34140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.30% 77.81% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25447 23262 21094
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 964 1067
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 7 £540 +2.85% 4
South West -2 5 £350 -33.33%
North West -13 5 £408 -7.38%
West Midlands -15 3 £320 -
Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
East of England +1 2 £425 -
South East +2 1 £475 +179.41% 2
Requirements Engineering
UK

Requirements Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (47.17%) Business Analysis
2 13 (24.53%) Finance
3 12 (22.64%) ISEB
3 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (20.75%) Requirements Management
4 11 (20.75%) ITIL
5 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
6 9 (16.98%) Rational DOORS
6 9 (16.98%) Linux
7 7 (13.21%) MS Visio
8 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
8 6 (11.32%) Military
8 6 (11.32%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (11.32%) Toad
8 6 (11.32%) IBM
8 6 (11.32%) UML
8 6 (11.32%) MS Access
8 6 (11.32%) SQL
8 6 (11.32%) Remedy
9 5 (9.43%) Analytics
9 5 (9.43%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
9 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
9 5 (9.43%) Web Services
9 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
9 5 (9.43%) Validation
9 5 (9.43%) Scrum
10 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (1.89%) Lync
1 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
2 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) MS Access
2 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.55%) Big Data
3 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.55%) Pentaho
3 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) DataStage
4 1 (1.89%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.89%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (11.32%) Toad
3 4 (7.55%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Military
3 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.66%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Legal
5 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.77%) Turkish Language
6 1 (1.89%) Electronics
6 1 (1.89%) German Language
6 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Analyst
2 22 (41.51%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Architect
4 7 (13.21%) Requirements Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Service Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) ITIL Business Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Data Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Data Migration Lead
9 2 (3.77%) Finance Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Derivative
3 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.89%) iSeries
3 1 (1.89%) Life Science
3 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) i5/OS
2 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Business Analysis
2 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (20.75%) ITIL
3 11 (20.75%) Requirements Management
4 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.32%) UML
6 5 (9.43%) Analytics
6 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.43%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Validation
7 4 (7.55%) ETL
7 4 (7.55%) MapReduce
7 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.55%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) C
2 4 (7.55%) C++
3 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.66%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) ISEB
2 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) APMP
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) CCA
6 1 (1.89%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.89%) MiFID
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) IBM
1 6 (11.32%) Remedy
2 4 (7.55%) Informatica
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Talend
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) Yardi
5 1 (1.89%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.89%) Cognos
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) hybris
5 1 (1.89%) Planview
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.89%) Siebel
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