The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Gloucestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Management
Rank 42 39 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 3 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.77% 2.73% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 3.83% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £375 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +51.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
259 235 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 66.41% 71.21% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 140 356
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Requirements Management
South West

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Requirements Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) DVB
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Avionics
3 1 (25.00%) VSAT

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DVB
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Support Officer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared