The table below looks at the statistics for RequisitePro 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 RequisitePro over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational RequisitePro
Rank 384 371 357
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs citing RequisitePro 11 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.073% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.55% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
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£375 £423 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% +50.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate - £406 £500
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3111 2890 2628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.82% 13.23% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2089 1913
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.92% +5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £68.25 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

RequisitePro
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RequisitePro across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

RequisitePro Jobs Demand Trend in London

RequisitePro
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RequisitePro Daily Rate Trend in London

RequisitePro
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RequisitePro across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

RequisitePro Daily Rate Histogram in London

RequisitePro
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

RequisitePro Hourly Rate Trend in London

RequisitePro
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 RequisitePro within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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RequisitePro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RequisitePro 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 RequisitePro.

1 12 (66.67%) UML
2 10 (55.56%) IBM
3 7 (38.89%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (38.89%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) MS Office
3 7 (38.89%) SOAP
3 7 (38.89%) XML
3 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (38.89%) System Testing
3 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
3 7 (38.89%) Functional Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Use Case
4 6 (33.33%) Rational Functional Tester
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) RUP
4 6 (33.33%) Rational Robot
5 5 (27.78%) MS Project
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) JUnit
6 4 (22.22%) W3C
6 4 (22.22%) Firmware
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management
6 4 (22.22%) V-Model
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills

RequisitePro
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RequisitePro 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 RequisitePro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Project
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
2 6 (33.33%) Rational Functional Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Rational Robot
3 4 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
4 2 (11.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Military
4 1 (5.56%) French Language
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Design Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Design Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Testing Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.56%) GIS Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) SOAP
1 7 (38.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) W3C
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 2 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) Derivative
4 1 (5.56%) GIS
4 1 (5.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) UML
2 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
2 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (38.89%) System Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Functional Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Use Case
3 6 (33.33%) RUP
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management
4 4 (22.22%) V-Model
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Unified Process
5 2 (11.11%) Business Development
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.56%) COBIT
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) IBM
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) Apple
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