The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 404 454 442
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -12
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 178 131 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.36% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 84 67
Average daily rate £415 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £308 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.16 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +9.58%
Requirements Management
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
37890 36304 35043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.52% 78.00% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25127 23515 21575
Average daily rate £430 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £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 1065 983 1106
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.33 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Requirements Management across the England region.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Management across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the England region.

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Management across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Requirements Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 13 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 -7 44 £431 +0.58% 9
South East +13 43 £388 +3.33% 11
North West +21 35 £353 -9.03% 10
South West +15 27 £342 +9.44% 6
Yorkshire -14 11 £469 +17.18% 4
North East - 7 £405 -
West Midlands -14 6 £450 +8.43% 3
East of England 0 4 £598 +68.30%
East Midlands -9 2 £415 +32.10% 2
Requirements Management
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Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Requirements Management 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 Management.

1 100 (28.82%) Finance
2 78 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (21.90%) Business Analysis
4 74 (21.33%) Security Cleared
5 72 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (14.12%) SC Cleared
6 49 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (12.97%) Rational DOORS
7 45 (12.97%) Validation
8 43 (12.39%) C
9 42 (12.10%) Banking
10 40 (11.53%) User Experience
11 39 (11.24%) SAP
11 39 (11.24%) Degree
12 37 (10.66%) Management Information System
13 35 (10.09%) Configuration Management
14 34 (9.80%) Change Management
14 34 (9.80%) Telecoms
15 33 (9.51%) UML
16 32 (9.22%) SQL
16 32 (9.22%) QA
16 32 (9.22%) DV Cleared
17 30 (8.65%) Project Management
18 28 (8.07%) Change Control
19 27 (7.78%) JIRA
19 27 (7.78%) Oracle
20 25 (7.20%) PRINCE2
20 25 (7.20%) Requirements Analysis
20 25 (7.20%) Document Management
20 25 (7.20%) Waterfall

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Requirements Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (2.88%) Confluence
2 4 (1.15%) CMS
2 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.15%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.58%) Apache
3 2 (0.58%) SAS
3 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.29%) Node.js
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.03%) MS Office
2 14 (4.03%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.75%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.88%) MS Project
6 4 (1.15%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (2.88%) SAP SD
2 9 (2.59%) SAP PM
2 9 (2.59%) SAP QM
3 7 (2.02%) SAP WM
4 5 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.44%) SAP ERP
5 4 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.58%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.29%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.29%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) IaaS
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.88%) Network Security
2 9 (2.59%) FTP
2 9 (2.59%) SNMP
3 7 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.02%) ZigBee
4 6 (1.73%) MVNO
4 6 (1.73%) VLAN
4 6 (1.73%) WAN
5 5 (1.44%) IPsec
5 5 (1.44%) Unified Communications
5 5 (1.44%) Wireless
6 4 (1.15%) Firewall
6 4 (1.15%) FWSM
6 4 (1.15%) HTTP
6 4 (1.15%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.15%) LAN
6 4 (1.15%) LDAP
6 4 (1.15%) MPLS
6 4 (1.15%) SSL
6 4 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.46%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.31%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.02%) OLTP
5 6 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.15%) QlikView
6 4 (1.15%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.86%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (0.86%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.58%) DB2
8 2 (0.58%) DB2 UDB
8 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.58%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (12.97%) Rational DOORS
2 27 (7.78%) JIRA
3 11 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.59%) StarTeam
5 5 (1.44%) ClearCase
5 5 (1.44%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (1.15%) Selenium
7 3 (0.86%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.86%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.58%) Lombardi
8 2 (0.58%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.58%) RequisitePro
9 1 (0.29%) Appium
9 1 (0.29%) Calabash
9 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.29%) Mocha
9 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 100 (28.82%) Finance
2 42 (12.10%) Banking
3 34 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.48%) Legal
4 19 (5.48%) Retail
5 15 (4.32%) Manufacturing
6 14 (4.03%) Military
7 8 (2.31%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.44%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.44%) Back Office
8 5 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.15%) Automotive
10 3 (0.86%) Electronics
10 3 (0.86%) Marketing
11 2 (0.58%) Advertising
11 2 (0.58%) Billing
11 2 (0.58%) Front Office
11 2 (0.58%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.58%) Law
11 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 150 (43.23%) Analyst
2 134 (38.62%) Business Analyst
3 35 (10.09%) Consultant
4 33 (9.51%) Architect
5 28 (8.07%) SAP Consultant
6 19 (5.48%) Banking Analyst
7 18 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (4.90%) Network Engineer
8 17 (4.90%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (4.90%) Senior Business Analyst
9 16 (4.61%) Agile Business Analyst
9 16 (4.61%) Designer
10 14 (4.03%) Project Manager
11 13 (3.75%) Developer
12 12 (3.46%) Banking Business Analyst
12 12 (3.46%) Software Engineer
12 12 (3.46%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.17%) Solutions Designer
14 10 (2.88%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.59%) XML
2 5 (1.44%) HTML
3 4 (1.15%) Web Services
4 2 (0.58%) CSS
4 2 (0.58%) Dojo
4 2 (0.58%) Drools
4 2 (0.58%) EDI
4 2 (0.58%) JSP
5 1 (0.29%) .NET
5 1 (0.29%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.29%) HTML5
5 1 (0.29%) JSON
5 1 (0.29%) Middleware
5 1 (0.29%) RESTful
5 1 (0.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (11.53%) User Experience
3 37 (10.66%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.32%) Smart Meter
5 14 (4.03%) Visualisation
6 10 (2.88%) N-Tier
7 8 (2.31%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.73%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.44%) CESG
10 5 (1.44%) Clustering
10 5 (1.44%) HACMP
11 4 (1.15%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.15%) IVR
11 4 (1.15%) PDA
12 3 (0.86%) CCTV
12 3 (0.86%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.86%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.63%) Windows
2 12 (3.46%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (2.02%) Unix
4 6 (1.73%) Solaris
5 5 (1.44%) AIX
5 5 (1.44%) Linux
6 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.29%) Android
7 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (21.90%) Business Analysis
3 72 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (12.97%) Validation
5 35 (10.09%) Configuration Management
6 34 (9.80%) Change Management
7 33 (9.51%) UML
8 30 (8.65%) Project Management
9 28 (8.07%) Change Control
10 25 (7.20%) Document Management
10 25 (7.20%) PRINCE2
10 25 (7.20%) Requirements Analysis
10 25 (7.20%) Waterfall
11 24 (6.92%) Risk Management
12 22 (6.34%) Migration
12 22 (6.34%) Use Case
13 21 (6.05%) GAP Analysis
14 20 (5.76%) Mentoring
15 19 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (5.48%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.39%) C
2 32 (9.22%) SQL
3 17 (4.90%) C++
4 9 (2.59%) C#
4 9 (2.59%) Java
5 5 (1.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.15%) VC++
7 3 (0.86%) Ada
8 2 (0.58%) ANSI C
8 2 (0.58%) JCL
8 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.58%) VB
8 2 (0.58%) VBScript
9 1 (0.29%) Ada 83
9 1 (0.29%) Ada 95
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (21.33%) Security Cleared
2 49 (14.12%) SC Cleared
3 39 (11.24%) Degree
4 32 (9.22%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.88%) CCNA
5 10 (2.88%) CCNP
5 10 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.73%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.15%) IIBA
11 3 (0.86%) ISEB
12 2 (0.58%) CBAP
12 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.29%) APMP
13 1 (0.29%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.22%) QA
2 8 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.44%) SLA
5 3 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.86%) MiFID
6 2 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.58%) ISO26262
6 2 (0.58%) JTAG
7 1 (0.29%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.29%) ARP4754
7 1 (0.29%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.29%) EMIR
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.29%) ISO19770
7 1 (0.29%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.29%) MISRA
System Software
1 15 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.44%) Firmware
2 5 (1.44%) GPFS
3 4 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (0.58%) OpenAM
1 2 (0.58%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.29%) Munin
2 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (11.24%) SAP
2 27 (7.78%) Oracle
3 18 (5.19%) IBM
3 18 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.32%) VMware
5 14 (4.03%) Cisco
6 7 (2.02%) Intel
7 6 (1.73%) NetApp
7 6 (1.73%) Remedy
8 5 (1.44%) Google
8 5 (1.44%) HP
9 4 (1.15%) Juniper
9 4 (1.15%) Mitel
10 3 (0.86%) CA
10 3 (0.86%) ForgeRock
10 3 (0.86%) Nimsoft
10 3 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.86%) Siemens
11 2 (0.58%) Elastic Path
11 2 (0.58%) ServiceNow
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