The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 55 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 1.33% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.66% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 2
Median daily rate £420 £405 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £361 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.38 £36.20
% change year-on-year
-31.89% +11.54%
Requirements Management
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
529 481 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 83.44% 80.03% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 384 328
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 10
Median hourly rate £46.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.04% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.22 £10.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £36.26 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Cardiff +15 3 £425 +4.93%
Newport -2 3 £400 -5.88%
Requirements Management
Wales

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 26 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 25 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 25 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 24 (80.00%) VoIP
3 24 (80.00%) SNMP
3 24 (80.00%) UML
4 23 (76.67%) Software Engineering
5 22 (73.33%) Eclipse
6 21 (70.00%) C
7 19 (63.33%) SQL
7 19 (63.33%) Rational DOORS
8 18 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
8 18 (60.00%) OO
9 17 (56.67%) C++
9 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio
9 17 (56.67%) Windows
10 16 (53.33%) StarTeam
10 16 (53.33%) Coverity
11 15 (50.00%) C#
12 6 (20.00%) Linux
12 6 (20.00%) GCC
12 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 4 (13.33%) Embedded C++
13 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
14 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
15 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
15 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
15 2 (6.67%) Military
15 2 (6.67%) Wireless

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (3.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 24 (80.00%) SNMP
2 24 (80.00%) VoIP
3 2 (6.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Eclipse
2 19 (63.33%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio
4 16 (53.33%) StarTeam
5 6 (20.00%) GCC
5 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (3.33%) JIRA
7 1 (3.33%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (3.33%) MSTest
7 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Military
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 16 (53.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) C++ Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) C Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C/C++ Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) UML
2 23 (76.67%) Software Engineering
3 18 (60.00%) OO
3 18 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.67%) CRM
4 2 (6.67%) Information Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Use Case
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (3.33%) Data Transformation
5 1 (3.33%) Defect Management
5 1 (3.33%) SDLC
5 1 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C
2 19 (63.33%) SQL
3 17 (56.67%) C++
4 15 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (13.33%) Embedded C++
6 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 25 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Coverity
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle