The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Engineering
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £345 £730
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -52.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Requirements Engineering
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
517 581 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.63% 76.05% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 284 242
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 44 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £44.00 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Requirements Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Requirements Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Requirements Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire