The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire 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 68 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.63% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.81% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +51.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 492 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.49% 77.85% 69.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 258 320
Average daily rate £413 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Requirements Management
East of England

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Requirements Management
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
1 2 (66.67%) Avionics
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

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

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared