The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 238 207 223
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +16
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 31 64 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.84% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 52 20
Median daily rate £450 £438 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +19.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £327
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +22.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £50.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.81% +7.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £40.69 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-9.99% +7.64%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7215 7650 6941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.31% 79.98% 76.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4362 4548 3824
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 246 251
Median hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.58% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Berkshire +3 11 £450 +5.88% 1
Hampshire -21 11 £475 +5.55% 2
Middlesex - 4 £340 -
Oxfordshire +3 3 £450 +12.50%
West Sussex -6 1 £425 +18.88% 1
Surrey -13 1 £305 -40.19% 3
East Sussex - 1 - -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 17 (24.29%) Project Management
3 16 (22.86%) Rational DOORS
4 15 (21.43%) V-Model
4 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (18.57%) Finance
5 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
5 13 (18.57%) Smart Meter
6 12 (17.14%) SQL
7 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
7 11 (15.71%) Change Management
7 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
8 10 (14.29%) JIRA
8 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 10 (14.29%) Case Management
9 9 (12.86%) QA
9 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
9 9 (12.86%) SNMP
9 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
9 9 (12.86%) Windows
9 9 (12.86%) Linux
10 8 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (11.43%) Retail
10 8 (11.43%) Release Management
10 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
10 8 (11.43%) VLAN
10 8 (11.43%) ISTQB
10 8 (11.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 7 (10.00%) Defect Management

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (2.86%) Apache Pig
1 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Primavera
1 3 (4.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) SNMP
2 8 (11.43%) VLAN
3 7 (10.00%) ZigBee
4 5 (7.14%) FTP
5 4 (5.71%) DHCP
6 3 (4.29%) Wireless
7 2 (2.86%) LAN
7 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.86%) WAN
8 1 (1.43%) Firewall
8 1 (1.43%) GPRS
8 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.86%) Sqoop
4 2 (2.86%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (14.29%) JIRA
3 5 (7.14%) StarTeam
4 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.29%) CaliberRM
5 3 (4.29%) LabVIEW
5 3 (4.29%) RequisitePro
6 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.86%) JUnit
6 2 (2.86%) PigUnit
6 2 (2.86%) PyUnit
6 2 (2.86%) RSpec
6 2 (2.86%) VersionOne
7 1 (1.43%) eggPlant
7 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Retail
3 7 (10.00%) Banking
3 7 (10.00%) Military
3 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Automotive
5 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Analyst
1 20 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 8 (11.43%) Developer
2 8 (11.43%) Test Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Senior Test Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Smart Metering Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.71%) OSS Business Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Report Developer
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) MDX
2 2 (2.86%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) Apache Tez
2 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.86%) CSS
2 2 (2.86%) HTML
2 2 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (2.86%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (2.86%) Velocity
3 1 (1.43%) Middleware
3 1 (1.43%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Smart Meter
2 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.14%) CESG
5 4 (5.71%) ASIC
5 4 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (5.71%) User Experience
5 4 (5.71%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.43%) Life Science
8 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.43%) Physics
8 1 (1.43%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Unix
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Project Management
2 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) V-Model
3 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.71%) Change Management
4 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
5 10 (14.29%) Case Management
5 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 8 (11.43%) Release Management
6 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
7 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.00%) Defect Management
7 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (10.00%) Stress Testing
7 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.57%) Scrum
8 6 (8.57%) UML
8 6 (8.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) C++
3 5 (7.14%) C
4 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.86%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) Java
4 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.43%) ISTQB
4 8 (11.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (8.57%) CCNA
5 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.14%) CCNP
7 3 (4.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (4.29%) PMI Certification
7 3 (4.29%) PMP
7 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.43%) HNC
8 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Firmware
2 3 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.86%) HDFS
4 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Oozie
2 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Cisco
2 5 (7.14%) IBM
2 5 (7.14%) SAP
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Progress
5 1 (1.43%) EMC
5 1 (1.43%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) Huawei
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.43%) VMware