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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Management
Rank 391 432 413
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -19
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 199 134 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 65 74
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£375 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £263 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £512 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £390
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 25
Average hourly rate £37.80 £38.15 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.91% +1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £36.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +0.80%
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
38157 35471 37978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.55% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24108 22248 22476
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 974 1367
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 +37 69 £400 - 7
South East -7 35 £350 -15.15% 8
West Midlands +4 34 £298 -2.45% 1
South West -18 26 £424 +8.74% 3
North West -9 14 £345 -1.42% 2
East of England -24 12 £375 -6.25% 1
East Midlands +4 4 £300 +140.00%
Yorkshire -1 2 £393 +0.64% 2
Midlands - 2 - -
North East - - - - 1
Requirements Management
UK

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 128 (33.68%) Validation
2 90 (23.68%) Project Management
3 85 (22.37%) UML
4 78 (20.53%) Finance
5 76 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
6 75 (19.74%) Business Analysis
7 67 (17.63%) Security Cleared
8 58 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (14.21%) Change Management
10 50 (13.16%) Use Case
11 43 (11.32%) Degree
12 42 (11.05%) Manufacturing
13 41 (10.79%) Time Management
14 39 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (10.00%) SC Cleared
16 36 (9.47%) Migration
16 36 (9.47%) Microsoft
17 35 (9.21%) Data Analysis
18 34 (8.95%) Banking
18 34 (8.95%) Scrum
19 33 (8.68%) OO
20 30 (7.89%) ENOVIA
20 30 (7.89%) SOA
20 30 (7.89%) Change Control
21 29 (7.63%) MS Office
22 28 (7.37%) Test Scripting
23 27 (7.11%) Software Engineering
23 27 (7.11%) SAP
23 27 (7.11%) IBM
24 26 (6.84%) Management Information System

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 15 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.11%) WebSphere
2 8 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (1.84%) WebSphere Process Server
3 7 (1.84%) Confluence
4 3 (0.79%) IIS
4 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.26%) Documentum
6 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.26%) FileNet
6 1 (0.26%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 29 (7.63%) MS Office
2 24 (6.32%) MS Excel
3 21 (5.53%) MS Visio
4 14 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (3.42%) MS Project
6 7 (1.84%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.05%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.53%) Mingle
8 2 (0.53%) Simulink
9 1 (0.26%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 30 (7.89%) ENOVIA
2 14 (3.68%) DELMIA
3 5 (1.32%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.79%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.53%) Magento
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.26%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.05%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.47%) Intranet
2 9 (2.37%) HTTP
3 8 (2.11%) SSL
4 7 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.79%) Internet
5 3 (0.79%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.53%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.53%) Firewall
6 2 (0.53%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.53%) ATM
7 1 (0.26%) DMZ
7 1 (0.26%) SAN
7 1 (0.26%) DWDM
7 1 (0.26%) GSM
7 1 (0.26%) SDH
7 1 (0.26%) SMTP
7 1 (0.26%) DHCP
7 1 (0.26%) DNS
7 1 (0.26%) VPN
7 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.84%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.05%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.05%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.05%) SAP BI
5 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.53%) QlikView
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.53%) DTS
7 1 (0.26%) DB2
7 1 (0.26%) MySQL
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.26%) OLTP
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 76 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 14 (3.68%) ClearCase
3 13 (3.42%) ClearQuest
4 11 (2.89%) JIRA
5 6 (1.58%) RequisitePro
6 5 (1.32%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (1.05%) JUnit
8 3 (0.79%) Subversion
9 2 (0.53%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.53%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.53%) Selenium
9 2 (0.53%) TestNG
9 2 (0.53%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.53%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.53%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.26%) XMLSpy
10 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (20.53%) Finance
2 42 (11.05%) Manufacturing
3 34 (8.95%) Banking
4 22 (5.79%) Military
4 22 (5.79%) Automotive
5 15 (3.95%) Electronics
5 15 (3.95%) Legal
5 15 (3.95%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.37%) Avionics
8 8 (2.11%) Local Government
9 7 (1.84%) Publishing
9 7 (1.84%) Marketing
9 7 (1.84%) Retail
10 5 (1.32%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.32%) Billing
11 4 (1.05%) Back Office
12 3 (0.79%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.53%) French Language
13 2 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 173 (45.53%) Analyst
2 153 (40.26%) Business Analyst
3 41 (10.79%) Systems Engineer
4 31 (8.16%) Applications Engineer
5 27 (7.11%) Project Manager
6 22 (5.79%) Agile Business Analyst
7 18 (4.74%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (4.21%) Architect
9 14 (3.68%) Requirements Engineer
9 14 (3.68%) Software Engineer
9 14 (3.68%) Business Systems Analyst
9 14 (3.68%) Systems Analyst
9 14 (3.68%) Consultant
9 14 (3.68%) Senior Business Analyst
10 13 (3.42%) Developer
10 13 (3.42%) Test Engineer
10 13 (3.42%) Banking Business Analyst
10 13 (3.42%) UML Business Analyst
11 9 (2.37%) Systems Test Engineer
11 9 (2.37%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.32%) XML
2 11 (2.89%) SOAP
3 10 (2.63%) REST
3 10 (2.63%) Web Services
3 10 (2.63%) HTML
4 9 (2.37%) Middleware
4 9 (2.37%) WSDL
5 8 (2.11%) JMS
5 8 (2.11%) .NET
5 8 (2.11%) CSS
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.79%) FpML
8 2 (0.53%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.53%) HTML5
8 2 (0.53%) GWT
8 2 (0.53%) jQuery
8 2 (0.53%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.53%) XSLT
9 1 (0.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.84%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.37%) Mathematics
2 9 (2.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.11%) Physics
3 8 (2.11%) Derivative
4 7 (1.84%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.58%) Human Factors
6 5 (1.32%) Firmware
6 5 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.32%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.05%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.05%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.05%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.05%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.05%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.79%) Biometrics
8 3 (0.79%) NHS
8 3 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.53%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.47%) Windows
2 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.05%) Linux
4 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.53%) Android
4 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.53%) UNIX
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.26%) AIX
5 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (33.68%) Validation
2 90 (23.68%) Project Management
3 85 (22.37%) UML
4 75 (19.74%) Business Analysis
5 58 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 54 (14.21%) Change Management
7 50 (13.16%) Use Case
8 41 (10.79%) Time Management
9 39 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (9.47%) Migration
11 35 (9.21%) Data Analysis
12 34 (8.95%) Scrum
13 33 (8.68%) OO
14 30 (7.89%) SOA
14 30 (7.89%) Change Control
15 28 (7.37%) Test Scripting
16 27 (7.11%) Software Engineering
17 21 (5.53%) SysML
17 21 (5.53%) Configuration Management
17 21 (5.53%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 26 (6.84%) SQL
2 23 (6.05%) Java
3 15 (3.95%) C
4 10 (2.63%) C#
5 9 (2.37%) MATLAB
6 8 (2.11%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.05%) VBA
7 4 (1.05%) C++
7 4 (1.05%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.79%) Python
9 2 (0.53%) Ruby
9 2 (0.53%) ABAP
9 2 (0.53%) Perl
10 1 (0.26%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) VC++
10 1 (0.26%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.26%) XPath
10 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 67 (17.63%) Security Cleared
2 43 (11.32%) Degree
3 38 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 21 (5.53%) ISEB
5 5 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.32%) IIBA
6 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.79%) MBA
7 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (0.79%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.53%) CBAP
8 2 (0.53%) MOS
8 2 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.26%) MCSE
9 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.95%) QA
2 4 (1.05%) EMIR
3 3 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.79%) DO-254
4 2 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.53%) COBIT
4 2 (0.53%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) GxP
5 1 (0.26%) Basel II
5 1 (0.26%) DO-160
5 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.53%) XenApp
3 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 36 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.11%) SAP
2 27 (7.11%) IBM
3 15 (3.95%) Oracle
4 11 (2.89%) HP
5 8 (2.11%) Software AG
6 6 (1.58%) VMware
7 5 (1.32%) Citrix
7 5 (1.32%) Cisco
7 5 (1.32%) Capita
8 3 (0.79%) Mercator
9 2 (0.53%) hybris
9 2 (0.53%) Demandware
9 2 (0.53%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.53%) Actel
9 2 (0.53%) Xilinx
9 2 (0.53%) Mentor Graphics
9 2 (0.53%) Google
9 2 (0.53%) BT
9 2 (0.53%) ATG
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