The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 20 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 2 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.98% 6.29% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 7.94% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Average daily rate £405 £420 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.16 £40.00 £37.15
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +7.67%
Requirements Management
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 126 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 83.17% 79.25% 82.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 114 92
Average daily rate £373 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £509 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Requirements Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Legal

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality