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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
Wales / South Wales
Rank 42 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.65% 0.39% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.47% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Median daily rate £425 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.62% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.16 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-28.83% +5.38%

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
392 427 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.66% 83.89% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 320 266
Median daily rate £403 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.25% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 15
Median hourly rate £36.25 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +22 3 £425 +4.93%
Newport -9 2 £400 -
Requirements Management
Wales

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
2 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) C
3 16 (76.19%) VoIP
3 16 (76.19%) SNMP
4 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
5 14 (66.67%) UML
5 14 (66.67%) Eclipse
6 9 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
6 9 (42.86%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) C++
7 8 (38.10%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (38.10%) OO
7 8 (38.10%) GCC
7 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
8 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 7 (33.33%) Windows
9 6 (28.57%) C#
9 6 (28.57%) StarTeam
9 6 (28.57%) Coverity
10 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (9.52%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
12 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
12 2 (9.52%) Use Case
12 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (9.52%) Military
12 2 (9.52%) Scrum

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 (4.76%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 16 (76.19%) SNMP
2 16 (76.19%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 9 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (38.10%) GCC
3 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
4 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 6 (28.57%) StarTeam
6 3 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (4.76%) JIRA
7 1 (4.76%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (4.76%) MSTest
7 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) C Software Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) C Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 14 (66.67%) UML
3 8 (38.10%) OO
3 8 (38.10%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Use Case
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
5 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) System Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Test Management
5 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) C++
4 6 (28.57%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Coverity
2 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle