The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
England / North West
Rank 132 126 137
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 4 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.74% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.90% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
Median daily rate £448 £369 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.35% -4.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 £42.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.46 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +6.15%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2171 3119 2569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.52% 82.43% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1885 1487
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 140 109
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £51.98 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +26 2 £550 +10.00% 1
Manchester +3 1 £345 -10.96% 2
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Hyperion
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Multicast
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Multicast
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Change Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Hyperion
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft