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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Management
Rank 436 398 399
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 129 141 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.42% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 73 69
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£386 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.55% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 9
Average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.85 £29.20 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.14 £37.80 £38.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -1.71%
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
35314 33935 29852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.35% 75.53% 73.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22438 20877 18206
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1028 1078
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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 41 £375 +8.30% 18
London -13 34 £435 -13.00% 16
Yorkshire +9 16 £400 -5.88% 4
South West -13 13 £344 -6.14% 4
North West -30 11 £388 +51.96% 3
East Midlands -2 7 £313 +1.62% 1
West Midlands -7 5 £415 -10.27% 2
East of England +13 4 £353 -35.90% 2
Requirements Management
UK

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 107 (37.28%) Finance
2 71 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (23.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (19.16%) Validation
5 54 (18.82%) Business Analysis
6 50 (17.42%) UML
7 49 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (16.72%) Security Cleared
9 47 (16.38%) Project Management
10 41 (14.29%) Banking
11 38 (13.24%) Degree
12 37 (12.89%) Change Management
13 32 (11.15%) Telecoms
14 31 (10.80%) Software Engineering
14 31 (10.80%) Use Case
15 29 (10.10%) SAP
16 28 (9.76%) MS Visio
17 27 (9.41%) Management Information System
18 26 (9.06%) ERP
18 26 (9.06%) SQL
19 24 (8.36%) MS Excel
19 24 (8.36%) SAP ERP
19 24 (8.36%) Rational DOORS
20 23 (8.01%) Requirements Analysis
20 23 (8.01%) Data Warehouse
21 22 (7.67%) C
21 22 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
21 22 (7.67%) SC Cleared
22 21 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
22 21 (7.32%) Data Modelling

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 7 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.09%) WebSphere Process Server
2 6 (2.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.39%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.39%) IIS
3 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.05%) Confluence
4 3 (1.05%) Lync
5 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.70%) JBoss
5 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.35%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 28 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 24 (8.36%) MS Excel
3 18 (6.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.14%) MS Project
5 8 (2.79%) MS Office
6 4 (1.39%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.39%) Simulink
7 2 (0.70%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.70%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 24 (8.36%) SAP ERP
2 18 (6.27%) SAP FI
2 18 (6.27%) SAP PSCD
3 17 (5.92%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (0.70%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.35%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.35%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) IaaS
1 1 (0.35%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.79%) DNS
3 6 (2.09%) SSL
3 6 (2.09%) HTTP
4 4 (1.39%) VPN
4 4 (1.39%) DHCP
4 4 (1.39%) Firewall
5 3 (1.05%) Intranet
5 3 (1.05%) SAN
5 3 (1.05%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.70%) NAS
6 2 (0.70%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.35%) FCoE
7 1 (0.35%) FTP
7 1 (0.35%) LDAP
7 1 (0.35%) WAN
7 1 (0.35%) SNMP
7 1 (0.35%) DMZ
7 1 (0.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.01%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.09%) OLTP
4 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.05%) Big Data
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.70%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.70%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.35%) QlikView
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.35%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 24 (8.36%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (5.57%) JIRA
3 5 (1.74%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.39%) RequisitePro
5 3 (1.05%) JMeter
5 3 (1.05%) NeoLoad
5 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.70%) Subversion
6 2 (0.70%) Maven
6 2 (0.70%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.35%) Mockito
7 1 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.35%) Selenium
7 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.35%) Ant
7 1 (0.35%) JUnit
7 1 (0.35%) Lombardi
General
1 107 (37.28%) Finance
2 41 (14.29%) Banking
3 32 (11.15%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.57%) Retail
5 11 (3.83%) Legal
6 9 (3.14%) Aerospace
6 9 (3.14%) General Ledger
6 9 (3.14%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.44%) Automotive
8 6 (2.09%) Military
9 5 (1.74%) Front Office
10 4 (1.39%) Law
10 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.39%) Electronics
10 4 (1.39%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.39%) Marketing
11 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.35%) Back Office
12 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 144 (50.17%) Analyst
2 124 (43.21%) Business Analyst
3 22 (7.67%) Systems Engineer
4 18 (6.27%) Architect
5 17 (5.92%) Consultant
6 16 (5.57%) Software Engineer
6 16 (5.57%) Lead Business Analyst
7 14 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
8 12 (4.18%) Developer
8 12 (4.18%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (3.83%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (3.48%) Agile Business Analyst
11 9 (3.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 8 (2.79%) Design Engineer
13 7 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.44%) Project Manager
13 7 (2.44%) Financial Business Analyst
13 7 (2.44%) Senior Design Engineer
14 6 (2.09%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.23%) XML
2 14 (4.88%) SOAP
3 9 (3.14%) SAP XI
4 8 (2.79%) .NET
5 7 (2.44%) Web Services
6 6 (2.09%) REST
6 6 (2.09%) JMS
6 6 (2.09%) WSDL
6 6 (2.09%) Middleware
7 4 (1.39%) WCF
8 3 (1.05%) WPF
8 3 (1.05%) WinForms
8 3 (1.05%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.05%) CSS
8 3 (1.05%) HTML
9 2 (0.70%) J2EE
10 1 (0.35%) JSP
10 1 (0.35%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.35%) Spring
10 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.88%) User Experience
5 13 (4.53%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.09%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.09%) PMI
7 5 (1.74%) Derivative
7 5 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.39%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.39%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.39%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.05%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.05%) Informatics
9 3 (1.05%) Clustering
10 2 (0.70%) HACMP
10 2 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.70%) CESG
10 2 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.70%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.18%) Windows
2 8 (2.79%) Linux
3 6 (2.09%) UNIX
4 4 (1.39%) AIX
4 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.05%) Solaris
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.35%) SUSE
7 1 (0.35%) VMS
7 1 (0.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (23.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (19.16%) Validation
4 54 (18.82%) Business Analysis
5 50 (17.42%) UML
6 47 (16.38%) Project Management
7 37 (12.89%) Change Management
8 31 (10.80%) Software Engineering
8 31 (10.80%) Use Case
9 26 (9.06%) ERP
10 23 (8.01%) Requirements Analysis
11 22 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (7.32%) Data Modelling
12 21 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
13 20 (6.97%) Scrum
13 20 (6.97%) Root Cause Analysis
14 19 (6.62%) PRINCE2
15 18 (6.27%) ITIL
15 18 (6.27%) Risk Management
15 18 (6.27%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.06%) SQL
2 22 (7.67%) C
3 12 (4.18%) Java
4 8 (2.79%) C#
4 8 (2.79%) Embedded C
5 7 (2.44%) VBA
6 5 (1.74%) Ada
7 4 (1.39%) MATLAB
7 4 (1.39%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.05%) Python
9 2 (0.70%) VB
10 1 (0.35%) Korn
10 1 (0.35%) Scala
10 1 (0.35%) C-shell
10 1 (0.35%) Perl
10 1 (0.35%) PHP
10 1 (0.35%) C++
10 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (16.72%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.24%) Degree
3 22 (7.67%) SC Cleared
4 18 (6.27%) DV Cleared
5 12 (4.18%) CCA
6 9 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.09%) ISEB
7 6 (2.09%) VCP4
7 6 (2.09%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.05%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.05%) HNC
8 3 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.05%) CBAP
9 2 (0.70%) CCNA
10 1 (0.35%) CCIE
10 1 (0.35%) CCNP
10 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.35%) PMP
10 1 (0.35%) IIBA
10 1 (0.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.14%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) GxP
2 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) MiFID
3 1 (0.35%) DO-160
3 1 (0.35%) Basel III
3 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.48%) Firmware
3 4 (1.39%) vSphere
4 3 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.70%) vCloud
5 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.70%) GPFS
6 1 (0.35%) KVM
6 1 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.35%) Samba
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.35%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.35%) OpenView
2 1 (0.35%) SCCM
2 1 (0.35%) SCOM
2 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (10.10%) SAP
2 18 (6.27%) IBM
3 16 (5.57%) Oracle
4 15 (5.23%) Microsoft
5 13 (4.53%) HP
5 13 (4.53%) VMware
6 9 (3.14%) webMethods
7 7 (2.44%) Cisco
8 6 (2.09%) Software AG
9 5 (1.74%) Intel
9 5 (1.74%) NetApp
10 4 (1.39%) Informatica
11 3 (1.05%) Juniper
11 3 (1.05%) BMC
11 3 (1.05%) CA
12 2 (0.70%) EMC
12 2 (0.70%) Sun
12 2 (0.70%) Sybase
12 2 (0.70%) Cognos
12 2 (0.70%) MathWorks
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £50.44 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Heat Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £430 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago