The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 16 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Management
Rank 350 339 340
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 66 40 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.24% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 30 43
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18963 16710 20563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.62% 76.02% 73.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 11639 13426
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 231 328
Average hourly rate £23.50 £33.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.85% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Management across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 25 £522 +32.15% 4
Ealing - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 36 (33.64%) Business Analysis
2 35 (32.71%) Finance
3 31 (28.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (28.04%) UML
5 26 (24.30%) Use Case
6 23 (21.50%) Degree
7 21 (19.63%) Change Management
8 20 (18.69%) Project Management
8 20 (18.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (17.76%) Data Analysis
9 19 (17.76%) Banking
10 18 (16.82%) Requirements Analysis
11 16 (14.95%) Systems Analysis
11 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (14.95%) Intranet
12 15 (14.02%) Risk Management
13 13 (12.15%) Validation
14 12 (11.21%) Citrix
14 12 (11.21%) OO
14 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
14 12 (11.21%) Scrum
15 11 (10.28%) VMware
15 11 (10.28%) Active Directory
15 11 (10.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (10.28%) Investment Banking
15 11 (10.28%) Data Management
16 10 (9.35%) XenApp
16 10 (9.35%) XenDesktop
16 10 (9.35%) Test Scripting
16 10 (9.35%) RequisitePro

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.93%) FileNet
1 1 (0.93%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.48%) MS Project
2 8 (7.48%) MS Office
3 6 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.87%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.93%) CATIA
5 1 (0.93%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.93%) Casewise Modeler
5 1 (0.93%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) SalesLogix
2 1 (0.93%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.95%) Intranet
2 4 (3.74%) Firewall
3 3 (2.80%) WAN
3 3 (2.80%) LAN
3 3 (2.80%) Internet
3 3 (2.80%) CTI
4 1 (0.93%) SAN
4 1 (0.93%) SDH
4 1 (0.93%) DHCP
4 1 (0.93%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) DWDM
4 1 (0.93%) DMZ
4 1 (0.93%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.87%) QlikView
3 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.93%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) RequisitePro
2 3 (2.80%) JIRA
3 2 (1.87%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.87%) JUnit
4 1 (0.93%) Ant
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) jMock
4 1 (0.93%) HttpUnit
4 1 (0.93%) Maven
4 1 (0.93%) XMLUnit
4 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (32.71%) Finance
2 19 (17.76%) Banking
3 11 (10.28%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Legal
5 2 (1.87%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (60.75%) Analyst
2 56 (52.34%) Business Analyst
3 15 (14.02%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (12.15%) Senior Business Analyst
4 13 (12.15%) Project Manager
5 12 (11.21%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) Business Systems Analyst
7 9 (8.41%) IT Business Analyst
8 8 (7.48%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 8 (7.48%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Architect
10 4 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.80%) 1st Line Support
11 3 (2.80%) Banking Business Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Contracts Manager
12 2 (1.87%) Senior IT Business Analyst
12 2 (1.87%) Compliance Analyst
12 2 (1.87%) CRM Analyst
12 2 (1.87%) Data Centre Project Manager
12 2 (1.87%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.93%) JMS
2 1 (0.93%) HTML
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) Struts
2 1 (0.93%) Web Services
2 1 (0.93%) XML
2 1 (0.93%) Spring MVC
2 1 (0.93%) jBPM
2 1 (0.93%) Java EE
2 1 (0.93%) Spring
2 1 (0.93%) Ajax
2 1 (0.93%) REST
2 1 (0.93%) Itk
2 1 (0.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Derivative
2 7 (6.54%) Equities
3 5 (4.67%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.80%) Biometrics
5 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.80%) STB
6 2 (1.87%) Replication
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.93%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.48%) Windows
2 7 (6.54%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) UNIX
3 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Business Analysis
2 31 (28.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (28.04%) UML
4 26 (24.30%) Use Case
5 21 (19.63%) Change Management
6 20 (18.69%) Project Management
6 20 (18.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (17.76%) Data Analysis
8 18 (16.82%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (14.95%) Systems Analysis
9 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (14.02%) Risk Management
11 13 (12.15%) Validation
12 12 (11.21%) OO
12 12 (11.21%) Scrum
13 11 (10.28%) Data Management
14 10 (9.35%) Test Scripting
14 10 (9.35%) RUP
14 10 (9.35%) DSDM
15 8 (7.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) SQL
2 3 (2.80%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) Python
3 1 (0.93%) C#
3 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (21.50%) Degree
2 7 (6.54%) ISEB
3 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.87%) CBAP
6 2 (1.87%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) FATCA
3 1 (0.93%) EMIR
System Software
1 11 (10.28%) Active Directory
1 11 (10.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.35%) XenApp
2 10 (9.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.93%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Citrix
2 11 (10.28%) VMware
3 9 (8.41%) IBM
4 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.80%) DataFlux
6 2 (1.87%) Fundtech
6 2 (1.87%) Cognos
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco
6 2 (1.87%) BT
7 1 (0.93%) Metastorm
7 1 (0.93%) Minitab
7 1 (0.93%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe
7 1 (0.93%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle
7 1 (0.93%) Casewise
London
Experis IT
Rate: £400 - £445 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £615.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £580 - £610 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Provisio Solutions
Rate: EXCELLENT DAILY RATE
Posted: 26 days ago