The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Management
Rank 376 433 416
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -17
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 185 117 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 53 75
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£375 £375 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £259 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 14
Average hourly rate £37.80 £38.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.32 £36.30 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -0.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36751 34198 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.37% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23125 21216 22145
Average daily rate £408 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 977 1381
Average hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £32.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -3.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.26 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Requirements Management
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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 +24 65 £425 +2.28% 15
West Midlands +20 48 £295 -3.27% 5
South East +5 35 £365 -18.88% 10
South West -24 13 £413 +8.19% 2
North West -9 11 £340 -2.85% 1
East of England -14 8 £285 -28.75% 6
East Midlands 0 2 £300 +140.00% 1
Midlands - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire -1 1 - -
North East - - - -
Requirements Management
UK

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 119 (32.78%) Validation
2 80 (22.04%) Rational DOORS
3 79 (21.76%) UML
4 76 (20.94%) Project Management
5 74 (20.39%) Business Analysis
6 68 (18.73%) Finance
7 64 (17.63%) Security Cleared
8 53 (14.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (14.33%) Change Management
10 44 (12.12%) Degree
11 43 (11.85%) Use Case
12 40 (11.02%) Manufacturing
12 40 (11.02%) Time Management
13 37 (10.19%) Migration
14 36 (9.92%) SC Cleared
14 36 (9.92%) Data Analysis
15 34 (9.37%) Test Scripting
15 34 (9.37%) Microsoft
16 33 (9.09%) OO
16 33 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (8.26%) Banking
17 30 (8.26%) SQL
18 28 (7.71%) ENOVIA
18 28 (7.71%) Scrum
19 26 (7.16%) SAP
19 26 (7.16%) Requirements Analysis
20 24 (6.61%) MS Excel
20 24 (6.61%) IBM
20 24 (6.61%) Configuration Management
20 24 (6.61%) Software Engineering

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.65%) Confluence
3 5 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (1.38%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.10%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.55%) IIS
6 1 (0.28%) FileNet
6 1 (0.28%) Documentum
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.28%) Apache
6 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 24 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.34%) MS Office
3 21 (5.79%) MS Visio
4 13 (3.58%) MS Project
5 11 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.65%) Simulink
7 4 (1.10%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.55%) Mingle
9 1 (0.28%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.28%) Casewise Modeler
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 28 (7.71%) ENOVIA
2 14 (3.86%) DELMIA
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.83%) Teamcenter
4 3 (0.83%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.55%) Magento
5 2 (0.55%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.23%) Intranet
2 7 (1.93%) HTTP
3 5 (1.38%) Firewall
3 5 (1.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.38%) SSL
4 2 (0.55%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.55%) Internet
4 2 (0.55%) ATM
4 2 (0.55%) GSM
4 2 (0.55%) SMTP
5 1 (0.28%) Wireless
5 1 (0.28%) DHCP
5 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.28%) SDH
5 1 (0.28%) VPN
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) SAN
5 1 (0.28%) DVB
5 1 (0.28%) DWDM
5 1 (0.28%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.93%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.38%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.83%) SAP BI
6 3 (0.83%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.55%) QlikView
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.55%) DTS
8 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.28%) DB2
8 1 (0.28%) MySQL
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 80 (22.04%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (3.31%) ClearCase
3 11 (3.03%) ClearQuest
4 10 (2.75%) JIRA
5 6 (1.65%) RequisitePro
6 5 (1.38%) JUnit
6 5 (1.38%) Subversion
6 5 (1.38%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.83%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.83%) Selenium
8 2 (0.55%) TestNG
8 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.55%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.55%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.28%) XMLSpy
General
1 68 (18.73%) Finance
2 40 (11.02%) Manufacturing
3 30 (8.26%) Banking
4 23 (6.34%) Military
5 22 (6.06%) Automotive
6 16 (4.41%) Electronics
7 15 (4.13%) Telecoms
8 14 (3.86%) Investment Banking
9 9 (2.48%) Avionics
10 8 (2.20%) Local Government
10 8 (2.20%) Retail
11 7 (1.93%) Publishing
12 6 (1.65%) Legal
12 6 (1.65%) Aerospace
13 4 (1.10%) Marketing
13 4 (1.10%) Billing
14 3 (0.83%) Back Office
15 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.55%) French Language
15 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 157 (43.25%) Analyst
2 142 (39.12%) Business Analyst
3 41 (11.29%) Systems Engineer
4 29 (7.99%) Applications Engineer
5 25 (6.89%) Project Manager
6 18 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
7 17 (4.68%) Architect
8 16 (4.41%) Agile Business Analyst
8 16 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
9 15 (4.13%) Senior Business Analyst
9 15 (4.13%) Developer
10 14 (3.86%) Business Systems Analyst
11 12 (3.31%) Requirements Engineer
11 12 (3.31%) Test Engineer
12 11 (3.03%) Software Engineer
12 11 (3.03%) UML Business Analyst
13 10 (2.75%) Banking Business Analyst
13 10 (2.75%) Design Engineer
14 9 (2.48%) Data Analyst
14 9 (2.48%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.34%) XML
2 12 (3.31%) Web Services
2 12 (3.31%) HTML
2 12 (3.31%) .NET
3 10 (2.75%) SOAP
3 10 (2.75%) CSS
4 7 (1.93%) REST
5 6 (1.65%) Middleware
5 6 (1.65%) WSDL
6 5 (1.38%) JMS
7 4 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.83%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.83%) FpML
8 3 (0.83%) HTML5
8 3 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.83%) jQuery
9 2 (0.55%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.55%) GWT
9 2 (0.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.34%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.20%) Derivative
3 8 (2.20%) Mathematics
3 8 (2.20%) Physics
4 7 (1.93%) Firmware
5 6 (1.65%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.65%) Human Factors
6 5 (1.38%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (1.10%) NHS
7 4 (1.10%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.83%) Biometrics
8 3 (0.83%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.83%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.83%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.68%) Windows
2 9 (2.48%) Windows 7
3 7 (1.93%) Linux
4 4 (1.10%) UNIX
5 2 (0.55%) Android
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (32.78%) Validation
2 79 (21.76%) UML
3 76 (20.94%) Project Management
4 74 (20.39%) Business Analysis
5 53 (14.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (14.33%) Change Management
7 43 (11.85%) Use Case
8 40 (11.02%) Time Management
9 37 (10.19%) Migration
10 36 (9.92%) Data Analysis
11 34 (9.37%) Test Scripting
12 33 (9.09%) OO
12 33 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (7.71%) Scrum
14 26 (7.16%) Requirements Analysis
15 24 (6.61%) Configuration Management
15 24 (6.61%) Software Engineering
15 24 (6.61%) Change Control
16 23 (6.34%) SOA
16 23 (6.34%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.26%) SQL
2 23 (6.34%) Java
3 13 (3.58%) MATLAB
3 13 (3.58%) C#
4 11 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.75%) C
6 6 (1.65%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.38%) C++
8 3 (0.83%) VBA
8 3 (0.83%) Python
9 2 (0.55%) Ruby
9 2 (0.55%) ABAP
9 2 (0.55%) Perl
10 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.28%) VB
10 1 (0.28%) VC++
10 1 (0.28%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.28%) XPath
10 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.28%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 64 (17.63%) Security Cleared
2 44 (12.12%) Degree
3 36 (9.92%) SC Cleared
4 20 (5.51%) ISEB
5 7 (1.93%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.38%) IIBA
7 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.83%) MBA
8 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.83%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.28%) MCSE
10 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.28%) CBAP
10 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.31%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) EMIR
2 4 (1.10%) DO-254
3 2 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.55%) DO-160
3 2 (0.55%) COBIT
3 2 (0.55%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.28%) Basel II
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) GxP
4 1 (0.28%) ARP4754
4 1 (0.28%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (2.48%) Active Directory
1 9 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.65%) XenApp
2 6 (1.65%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (9.37%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.16%) SAP
3 24 (6.61%) IBM
4 15 (4.13%) Oracle
5 9 (2.48%) VMware
6 8 (2.20%) Citrix
7 7 (1.93%) HP
8 5 (1.38%) Software AG
9 4 (1.10%) Cisco
10 3 (0.83%) Capita
11 2 (0.55%) Demandware
11 2 (0.55%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.55%) Actel
11 2 (0.55%) hybris
11 2 (0.55%) Xilinx
11 2 (0.55%) Mentor Graphics
11 2 (0.55%) DataFlux
11 2 (0.55%) Google
11 2 (0.55%) Hitachi
11 2 (0.55%) Mercator
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Luton, Bedfordshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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West Midlands
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: From £34 to £40 per hour depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
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