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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 141 144 127
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 10 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.52% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.65% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Median daily rate £450 £380 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £78.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -48.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £41.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-29.87% +8.46%
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
2798 3403 2387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.31% 80.43% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1765 2062 1327
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 133 109
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
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 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 8 £450 +18.42%
Lancashire +14 1 - -
Manchester -13 1 - - 1
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Time Management
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (28.57%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Use Case
6 5 (23.81%) User Stories
7 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
7 4 (19.05%) Web Development
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) QA
7 4 (19.05%) Data Management
7 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
7 4 (19.05%) UML
8 3 (14.29%) Progress
8 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 3 (14.29%) Velocity
8 3 (14.29%) JIRA
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Coaching
8 3 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (14.29%) Release Management
8 3 (14.29%) Product Management
8 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (14.29%) VersionOne

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
1 2 (9.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
1 3 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (14.29%) VersionOne
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) MagicDraw
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
1 13 (61.90%) Business Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Business IT Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) IT Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) HR Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) HR Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Velocity
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.76%) CCTV
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Time Management
5 5 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Use Case
5 5 (23.81%) User Stories
6 4 (19.05%) Data Management
6 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
6 4 (19.05%) UML
6 4 (19.05%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Product Management
7 3 (14.29%) Release Management
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
1 2 (9.52%) C++
1 2 (9.52%) VC++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Progress
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Saba
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