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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Management
Rank 129 123 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 11 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.59% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.79% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
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£311 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.94% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £435 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 1
Average hourly rate £41.00 £35.67 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -16.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -
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
2415 2266 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.35% 74.71% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1621 1524 1008
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 102 71
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +93.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.82 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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
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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 4
Bristol -14 3 £311 -17.20% 2
Somerset 0 2 - -
Dorset -6 1 - - 1
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 14 (45.16%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (38.71%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
4 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (32.26%) Change Control
5 9 (29.03%) Information Assurance
6 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
6 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (25.81%) Document Management
6 8 (25.81%) C
6 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
6 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (22.58%) UML
7 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
8 6 (19.35%) Validation
8 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.13%) SysML
9 5 (16.13%) Ada
9 5 (16.13%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
11 3 (9.68%) Degree
11 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
11 3 (9.68%) Military
11 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
12 2 (6.45%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
1 1 (3.23%) 4G
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (16.13%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.68%) Military
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Project Officer
2 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Verification Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Validation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Change Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Change Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) JSP
1 1 (3.23%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
1 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (32.26%) 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 7 (22.58%) UML
5 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
5 6 (19.35%) Validation
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.13%) SysML
7 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.45%) MODAF
10 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.23%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C
2 5 (16.13%) Ada
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
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
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) IBM
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