The first table below looks at the demand for RequisitePro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RequisitePro 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 Development Applications category for the Essex 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
IBM Rational RequisitePro
Rank 41 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing RequisitePro 13 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.70% 0.22% 1.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.41% 1.92% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£263 - £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Average hourly rate £37.78 £27.63 £34.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.71% -19.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £27.63 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £27.63 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £27.63 £34.16
% change year-on-year
+36.71% -19.10%
Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
58 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 12.06% 11.28% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 8
Average daily rate £200 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £215 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 17
Average hourly rate £39.50 £22.66 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.31% -30.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £22.66 £26.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £34.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
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RequisitePro
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

RequisitePro Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

RequisitePro
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

RequisitePro Daily Rate Trend in Essex

RequisitePro
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

RequisitePro Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 15 (93.75%) Use Case
2 11 (68.75%) Essbase
2 11 (68.75%) VB
2 11 (68.75%) J2EE
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Automotive
6 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing

RequisitePro
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Essbase
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) VB
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle