The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Engineering 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 Engineering
Rank 92 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.088% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £348 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.47% -4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.22 £38.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -24.00%
Requirements Engineering
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1245 985 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.78% 86.48% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 707 476
Average daily rate £400 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.21 £29.80 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Requirements Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Requirements Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Requirements Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Requirements Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Requirements Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Requirements Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Requirements Engineering
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Requirements Engineering 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 Engineering.

1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) i5/OS
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) APMP
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Skype

Requirements Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Requirements Engineering 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 Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) i5/OS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat