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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Management
Rank 226 221 196
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 40 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 13
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£375 £346 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% -15.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £464 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -
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
7382 6452 5457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.32% 72.86% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4060 3447 2670
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 264 306
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire -2 15 £400 -3.03% 5
Berkshire +6 11 £375 +20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £353 -
Surrey -2 3 £375 -7.97% 5
West Sussex -15 3 £550 +66.66%
East Sussex - - - - 1
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 28 (31.82%) Finance
2 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 19 (21.59%) UML
4 19 (21.59%) ERP
4 19 (21.59%) Business Analysis
5 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
5 18 (20.45%) SAP
6 17 (19.32%) SAP ERP
7 16 (18.18%) Use Case
8 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (15.91%) Requirements Analysis
9 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (14.77%) Test Management
10 13 (14.77%) Security Cleared
10 13 (14.77%) SAP PSCD
10 13 (14.77%) SAP FI
11 12 (13.64%) ITIL
11 12 (13.64%) CRM
11 12 (13.64%) SAP FI-CA
12 11 (12.50%) Degree
12 11 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
13 10 (11.36%) VMware
13 10 (11.36%) C
13 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
13 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
14 9 (10.23%) JIRA
14 9 (10.23%) IBM

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (6.82%) WebSphere Process Server
1 6 (6.82%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (19.32%) SAP ERP
2 13 (14.77%) SAP FI
2 13 (14.77%) SAP PSCD
3 12 (13.64%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.14%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.82%) SSL
2 6 (6.82%) HTTP
3 3 (3.41%) DHCP
3 3 (3.41%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.41%) VPN
3 3 (3.41%) DNS
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.27%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.14%) Extranet
5 1 (1.14%) Firewall
5 1 (1.14%) FTP
5 1 (1.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (5.68%) OLTP
2 3 (3.41%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.41%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) JIRA
2 8 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (3.41%) ClearCase
General
1 28 (31.82%) Finance
2 22 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) General Ledger
4 4 (4.55%) Military
4 4 (4.55%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.27%) Automotive
7 1 (1.14%) Front Office
7 1 (1.14%) Electronics
7 1 (1.14%) Local Government
7 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Analyst
2 26 (29.55%) Business Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Consultant
4 12 (13.64%) SAP Consultant
5 11 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Requirements Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Requirements Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Virtualisation Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Design Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) SOAP
1 6 (6.82%) XML
1 6 (6.82%) JMS
1 6 (6.82%) WSDL
1 6 (6.82%) Middleware
1 6 (6.82%) REST
2 5 (5.68%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.82%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (5.68%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.41%) FlexPod
7 2 (2.27%) HACMP
7 2 (2.27%) Clustering
7 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.14%) VAX
8 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.14%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) UNIX
2 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.27%) AIX
3 2 (2.27%) Solaris
4 1 (1.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.59%) Business Analysis
2 19 (21.59%) UML
2 19 (21.59%) ERP
3 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 16 (18.18%) Use Case
5 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (15.91%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (14.77%) Test Management
8 12 (13.64%) ITIL
8 12 (13.64%) CRM
9 11 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (10.23%) Project Management
11 8 (9.09%) Service Management
11 8 (9.09%) Validation
12 7 (7.95%) Scrum
12 7 (7.95%) Process Management
12 7 (7.95%) SOA
13 6 (6.82%) TOGAF
13 6 (6.82%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) C
2 6 (6.82%) Embedded C
3 5 (5.68%) Java
4 4 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (1.14%) Ada
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.50%) Degree
3 8 (9.09%) CCA
4 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.41%) ISEB
5 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) CBAP
6 2 (2.27%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.14%) CCNP
7 1 (1.14%) CCNA
7 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) Firmware
3 3 (3.41%) vSphere
3 3 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.27%) vCloud
4 2 (2.27%) GPFS
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) SAP
2 10 (11.36%) VMware
3 9 (10.23%) IBM
4 6 (6.82%) Software AG
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle
5 5 (5.68%) Intel
5 5 (5.68%) webMethods
5 5 (5.68%) NetApp
6 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco
7 3 (3.41%) HP
7 3 (3.41%) BMC
7 3 (3.41%) CA
8 2 (2.27%) Juniper
9 1 (1.14%) Sun
9 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.14%) Infor
9 1 (1.14%) Renesas
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £625 to £700 per day £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day £competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Energon People
Rate: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago