The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 18 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 Scotland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Management
Rank 125 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.038% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £365 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.89%
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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Requirements Management
UK

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 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
Fife - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Requirements Management
UK

Requirements Management
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) RichFaces
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) JSF

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (25.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RichFaces
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £320 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago