The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 101 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 35 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.25% 0.82% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.07% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 8
Median daily rate £430 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £531 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £41.25 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.69 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-26.27% +1.72%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2207 2534 2580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.77% 76.56% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1683 1711
Median daily rate £375 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 139 86
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Gloucestershire +21 24 £350 - 4
Bristol +4 7 £430 -25.30% 3
Somerset +18 1 - -
Wiltshire +11 1 - -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 44 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 31 (53.45%) DV Cleared
2 31 (53.45%) C
3 23 (39.66%) Rational DOORS
4 20 (34.48%) Finance
5 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
6 18 (31.03%) C++
7 17 (29.31%) UML
7 17 (29.31%) Change Control
8 16 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (27.59%) Risk Management
9 15 (25.86%) Project Management
9 15 (25.86%) PRINCE2
9 15 (25.86%) Information Assurance
9 15 (25.86%) Document Management
10 13 (22.41%) Degree
10 13 (22.41%) Change Management
11 12 (20.69%) Java
11 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (17.24%) ITIL
12 10 (17.24%) TOGAF
12 10 (17.24%) MODAF
12 10 (17.24%) SysML
12 10 (17.24%) Hadoop
12 10 (17.24%) Amazon S3
12 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (15.52%) IBM
14 8 (13.79%) Validation
14 8 (13.79%) Military
15 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (3.45%) Apache
1 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
2 3 (5.17%) Simulink
2 3 (5.17%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (5.17%) Stateflow
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) DHCP
1 4 (6.90%) SNMP
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (39.66%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) LabVIEW
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Military
3 6 (10.34%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.45%) Avionics
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Project Officer
2 11 (18.97%) Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Business Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Project Support Officer
3 8 (13.79%) Support Officer
4 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Project Control Officer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) DOORS Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Requirements Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) FPGA Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Process Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) CSS
1 2 (3.45%) HTML
1 2 (3.45%) JSP
2 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
1 6 (10.34%) Physics
2 5 (8.62%) ASIC
2 5 (8.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) CESG
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Change Control
1 17 (29.31%) UML
2 16 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (27.59%) Risk Management
3 15 (25.86%) Document Management
3 15 (25.86%) Information Assurance
3 15 (25.86%) PRINCE2
3 15 (25.86%) Project Management
4 13 (22.41%) Change Management
5 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.24%) ITIL
6 10 (17.24%) MODAF
6 10 (17.24%) SysML
6 10 (17.24%) TOGAF
7 8 (13.79%) Validation
8 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.34%) V-Model
10 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.62%) Network Architecture
10 5 (8.62%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) C
2 18 (31.03%) C++
3 12 (20.69%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) Ada
5 3 (5.17%) Fortran
5 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.17%) VBA
6 2 (3.45%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 31 (53.45%) DV Cleared
3 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
4 13 (22.41%) Degree
5 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.72%) DO-160
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) IBM
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) SAP