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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Management
Rank 114 118 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 20 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.98% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.27% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 2
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£390 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £343 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £428 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -
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
2254 2281 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.96% 76.98% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1515 1521 913
Average daily rate £400 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 116 67
Average hourly rate £36.40 £33.84 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +11 11 £400 +8.10% 5
Gloucestershire -1 7 - -
Somerset +11 1 - -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 12 (38.71%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
5 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (29.03%) Change Control
5 9 (29.03%) Information Assurance
6 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
6 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
6 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
6 8 (25.81%) Document Management
6 8 (25.81%) C
6 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (22.58%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) UML
8 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
8 6 (19.35%) Validation
9 4 (12.90%) Ada
9 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
9 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) SysML
9 4 (12.90%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (9.68%) HNC
11 2 (6.45%) Legal
11 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
11 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP MM
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (12.90%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Military
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Project Officer
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Project Support Officer
3 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Verification Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Requirements Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (29.03%) Change Control
2 9 (29.03%) Information Assurance
3 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
3 8 (25.81%) Document Management
4 6 (19.35%) UML
4 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
4 6 (19.35%) Validation
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
5 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) SysML
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C
2 4 (12.90%) Ada
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (22.58%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) HNC
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (3.23%) ISEB
6 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
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