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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Management
Rank 388 426 400
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -26
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 186 116 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 51 80
Average daily rate
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£385 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.86% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 13
Average hourly rate £37.80 £38.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.32 £36.47 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.85 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £37.75
% change year-on-year
- +0.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36754 34094 37574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.30% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23188 21156 22089
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1082 994 1361
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 +18 62 £425 -1.44% 18
West Midlands +19 48 £284 -2.15% 2
South East -1 32 £365 -18.88% 12
South West -16 17 £425 +11.47% 3
North West -5 10 £335 -4.28% 1
East of England -23 8 £285 -28.75% 4
Yorkshire +11 4 £343 -
East Midlands - 4 £300 -
Midlands - 1 £425 -
North East - - - - 1
Requirements Management
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Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 115 (31.77%) Validation
2 77 (21.27%) Business Analysis
2 77 (21.27%) Rational DOORS
3 75 (20.72%) UML
4 74 (20.44%) Project Management
5 67 (18.51%) Finance
6 62 (17.13%) Security Cleared
7 56 (15.47%) Change Management
8 53 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 45 (12.43%) Use Case
10 44 (12.15%) Degree
11 41 (11.33%) Time Management
12 39 (10.77%) Manufacturing
13 37 (10.22%) Data Analysis
14 36 (9.94%) Migration
15 35 (9.67%) SC Cleared
16 34 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (9.12%) Test Scripting
18 32 (8.84%) Banking
18 32 (8.84%) SQL
18 32 (8.84%) Microsoft
19 30 (8.29%) OO
20 29 (8.01%) ENOVIA
21 27 (7.46%) Risk Management
22 26 (7.18%) Scrum
23 25 (6.91%) SAP
23 25 (6.91%) Requirements Analysis
24 24 (6.63%) Change Control
24 24 (6.63%) MS Excel
24 24 (6.63%) Configuration Management

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (1.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.10%) Confluence
3 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (0.55%) IIS
3 2 (0.55%) Apache
3 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.28%) Documentum
4 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.28%) FileNet
4 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 24 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.35%) MS Office
3 20 (5.52%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.31%) MS Project
5 10 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.66%) 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 29 (8.01%) ENOVIA
2 14 (3.87%) DELMIA
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.83%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.55%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.55%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.55%) Magento
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.28%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.25%) Intranet
2 9 (2.49%) Firewall
3 4 (1.10%) HTTP
3 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.83%) LAN
4 3 (0.83%) WAN
4 3 (0.83%) SMTP
4 3 (0.83%) CTI
5 2 (0.55%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.55%) SSL
5 2 (0.55%) ATM
5 2 (0.55%) GSM
5 2 (0.55%) Internet
6 1 (0.28%) DWDM
6 1 (0.28%) DVB
6 1 (0.28%) VPN
6 1 (0.28%) DNS
6 1 (0.28%) SDH
6 1 (0.28%) DHCP
6 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.66%) RDBMS
3 6 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.55%) DTS
5 2 (0.55%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.55%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.55%) QlikView
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.28%) Big Data
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.28%) DB2
6 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 77 (21.27%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (3.59%) ClearCase
3 12 (3.31%) ClearQuest
4 8 (2.21%) JIRA
5 7 (1.93%) RequisitePro
6 6 (1.66%) Subversion
7 5 (1.38%) JUnit
7 5 (1.38%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (1.10%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.10%) Selenium
9 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.55%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.55%) Rational Rose
10 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.55%) TestNG
10 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 67 (18.51%) Finance
2 39 (10.77%) Manufacturing
3 32 (8.84%) Banking
4 23 (6.35%) Military
5 21 (5.80%) Automotive
6 16 (4.42%) Electronics
6 16 (4.42%) Telecoms
7 14 (3.87%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.21%) Local Government
8 8 (2.21%) Retail
9 7 (1.93%) Avionics
9 7 (1.93%) Publishing
10 5 (1.38%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.10%) Legal
11 4 (1.10%) Billing
11 4 (1.10%) Marketing
12 3 (0.83%) Back Office
13 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.55%) French Language
Job Titles
1 158 (43.65%) Analyst
2 143 (39.50%) Business Analyst
3 39 (10.77%) Systems Engineer
4 30 (8.29%) Project Manager
5 29 (8.01%) Applications Engineer
6 21 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
7 17 (4.70%) Senior Business Analyst
8 16 (4.42%) Architect
8 16 (4.42%) Systems Analyst
8 16 (4.42%) Agile Business Analyst
9 15 (4.14%) Developer
10 14 (3.87%) Business Systems Analyst
11 13 (3.59%) Requirements Engineer
12 12 (3.31%) UML Business Analyst
13 11 (3.04%) Banking Business Analyst
13 11 (3.04%) Test Engineer
14 10 (2.76%) Design Engineer
15 9 (2.49%) Data Analyst
15 9 (2.49%) Systems Test Engineer
16 8 (2.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.52%) XML
2 14 (3.87%) .NET
3 13 (3.59%) HTML
3 13 (3.59%) Web Services
4 11 (3.04%) CSS
5 8 (2.21%) SOAP
6 4 (1.10%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.10%) jQuery
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.10%) HTML5
6 4 (1.10%) REST
7 3 (0.83%) CSS3
7 3 (0.83%) RESTful
7 3 (0.83%) JDBC
7 3 (0.83%) Middleware
7 3 (0.83%) FpML
7 3 (0.83%) Spring
7 3 (0.83%) WSDL
7 3 (0.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.21%) Derivative
3 8 (2.21%) Mathematics
3 8 (2.21%) Physics
4 7 (1.93%) Firmware
5 6 (1.66%) Human Factors
5 6 (1.66%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.38%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.10%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.10%) NHS
7 4 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (0.83%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.83%) Biometrics
8 3 (0.83%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.83%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.42%) Windows
2 9 (2.49%) Windows 7
3 7 (1.93%) Linux
4 5 (1.38%) UNIX
5 2 (0.55%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (31.77%) Validation
2 77 (21.27%) Business Analysis
3 75 (20.72%) UML
4 74 (20.44%) Project Management
5 56 (15.47%) Change Management
6 53 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (12.43%) Use Case
8 41 (11.33%) Time Management
9 37 (10.22%) Data Analysis
10 36 (9.94%) Migration
11 34 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (9.12%) Test Scripting
13 30 (8.29%) OO
14 27 (7.46%) Risk Management
15 26 (7.18%) Scrum
16 25 (6.91%) Requirements Analysis
17 24 (6.63%) Change Control
17 24 (6.63%) Configuration Management
18 20 (5.52%) PRINCE2
18 20 (5.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (8.84%) SQL
2 21 (5.80%) Java
3 13 (3.59%) C#
3 13 (3.59%) MATLAB
4 12 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.21%) C
6 6 (1.66%) 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%) Perl
9 2 (0.55%) ABAP
10 1 (0.28%) VB
10 1 (0.28%) XPath
10 1 (0.28%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.28%) VC++
10 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 62 (17.13%) Security Cleared
2 44 (12.15%) Degree
3 35 (9.67%) SC Cleared
4 19 (5.25%) ISEB
5 7 (1.93%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.83%) MBA
7 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.83%) IIBA
7 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.83%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) MCSE
9 1 (0.28%) CBAP
9 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.59%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) DO-254
2 4 (1.10%) EMIR
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 13 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.76%) XenApp
3 10 (2.76%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.28%) vSphere
4 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Salt
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (8.84%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.91%) SAP
3 21 (5.80%) IBM
4 15 (4.14%) Oracle
5 14 (3.87%) Citrix
6 13 (3.59%) VMware
7 7 (1.93%) HP
8 4 (1.10%) Cisco
9 3 (0.83%) Capita
10 2 (0.55%) Google
10 2 (0.55%) Xilinx
10 2 (0.55%) Mentor Graphics
10 2 (0.55%) DataFlux
10 2 (0.55%) ATG
10 2 (0.55%) BT
10 2 (0.55%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.55%) Actel
10 2 (0.55%) hybris
10 2 (0.55%) Demandware
10 2 (0.55%) Vertica
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