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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 145 139 133
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 22 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.63% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 2
Average daily rate £358 £388 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +51.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.09%
Requirements Management
England

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
3276 3033 2335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.47% 78.13% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2028 1668 1228
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 147 131
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +1 9 £200 -38.36%
Manchester -5 7 £358 -7.74% 5
Cheshire -9 4 £500 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £320 -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 23 (38.33%) SAP
2 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
3 16 (26.67%) User Experience
4 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 14 (23.33%) Finance
6 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.00%) SAP PM
8 9 (15.00%) SAP QM
8 9 (15.00%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
9 8 (13.33%) IBM
9 8 (13.33%) XML
9 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
10 7 (11.67%) Oracle
10 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
10 7 (11.67%) C#
10 7 (11.67%) C++
10 7 (11.67%) OO
10 7 (11.67%) VC++
10 7 (11.67%) Windows
10 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
10 7 (11.67%) SAP SD
10 7 (11.67%) Change Management
10 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
10 7 (11.67%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) SAP PM
1 9 (15.00%) SAP QM
2 7 (11.67%) SAP SD
3 6 (10.00%) SAP WM
4 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
1 1 (1.67%) PaaS
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
1 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
1 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.00%) VersionOne
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Avionics
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Consultant
2 22 (36.67%) SAP Consultant
3 21 (35.00%) Analyst
3 21 (35.00%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) SAP QM Consultant
5 8 (13.33%) Functional Consultant
6 7 (11.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 7 (11.67%) SAP SD Consultant
6 7 (11.67%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) SAP WM Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) IT Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Database Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Scrum Master
10 2 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) XML
2 3 (5.00%) Velocity
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) User Experience
2 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
3 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (11.67%) Change Management
4 7 (11.67%) OO
4 7 (11.67%) Validation
5 6 (10.00%) Scrum
6 5 (8.33%) Business Development
6 5 (8.33%) SDLC
6 5 (8.33%) Time Management
7 3 (5.00%) Coaching
7 3 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.00%) Product Management
7 3 (5.00%) Release Management
7 3 (5.00%) Use Case
7 3 (5.00%) User Stories
7 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) C#
1 7 (11.67%) C++
1 7 (11.67%) VC++
2 1 (1.67%) VB
2 1 (1.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) SAP
2 8 (13.33%) IBM
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Progress
5 1 (1.67%) Capita
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
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