The table below looks at the statistics for RequisitePro 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 RequisitePro over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational RequisitePro
Rank 552 549 554
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing RequisitePro 21 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.046% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.38% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £310 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -35.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £338 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £441 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £39.50 £26.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.66% -17.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £26.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+47.66% -17.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6704 5809 6027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.86% 12.03% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 3838 3416
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 122 207
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.05 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

RequisitePro
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RequisitePro across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

RequisitePro Jobs Demand Trend in England

RequisitePro
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RequisitePro Daily Rate Trend in England

RequisitePro
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RequisitePro across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

RequisitePro Daily Rate Histogram in England

RequisitePro
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RequisitePro Hourly Rate Trend in England

RequisitePro
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 RequisitePro within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
East of England -27 8 £290 -
London +2 5 £320 +3.22%
East Midlands - 1 £470 -
South East - 1 £315 -
West Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
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RequisitePro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RequisitePro 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 RequisitePro.

1 16 (55.17%) Use Case
2 9 (31.03%) VB
2 9 (31.03%) J2EE
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Essbase
3 8 (27.59%) Finance
4 7 (24.14%) UML
4 7 (24.14%) IBM
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) V-Model
7 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) Military
7 4 (13.79%) ISEB
7 4 (13.79%) RUP
7 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) Firmware
8 3 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Windows
8 3 (10.34%) Degree
8 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
8 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (10.34%) Information Security

RequisitePro
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RequisitePro 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 RequisitePro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Essbase
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Military
3 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Analyst
2 15 (51.72%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) J2EE
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Firmware
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Use Case
2 7 (24.14%) UML
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) RUP
5 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.79%) V-Model
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security
6 3 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Coaching
8 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) VB
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) TSYS
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) BT
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco