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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 117 133 128
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 22 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 0.45% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.57% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £405 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.95 £37.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.63 £37.87 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.18%
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
2357 2449 2382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.20% 77.84% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1569 1664 1599
Median daily rate £390 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £522 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 110 121
Median hourly rate £33.80 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.64% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.95 £16.05 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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
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 30 June 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 +6 12 - - 2
Bristol +1 3 £290 -42.00% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £450 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Somerset +9 1 - -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 28 (47.46%) Security Cleared
2 27 (45.76%) C
3 26 (44.07%) Finance
4 20 (33.90%) Rational DOORS
5 19 (32.20%) DV Cleared
6 17 (28.81%) Change Control
7 16 (27.12%) Risk Management
8 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
8 15 (25.42%) Information Assurance
8 15 (25.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (25.42%) Document Management
9 12 (20.34%) C++
10 11 (18.64%) Validation
11 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
11 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
12 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
13 8 (13.56%) UML
14 7 (11.86%) Java
14 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
14 7 (11.86%) Degree
14 7 (11.86%) Requirements Engineering
15 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
15 6 (10.17%) Requirements Analysis
15 6 (10.17%) Project Management
15 6 (10.17%) IBM
15 6 (10.17%) Quality Management
16 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
16 5 (8.47%) Programme Management

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 (3.39%) Apache
1 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) FrameMaker
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (8.47%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.08%) LabVIEW
4 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.39%) JIRA
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.78%) Aerospace
3 4 (6.78%) Avionics
3 4 (6.78%) Military
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Consultant
3 8 (13.56%) Project Officer
4 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Project Control Officer
5 5 (8.47%) Project Controller
5 5 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Requirements Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Project Support Officer
7 3 (5.08%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
2 2 (3.39%) JSP
2 2 (3.39%) XML
3 1 (1.69%) HTML5
3 1 (1.69%) MFC
3 1 (1.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) CAN bus
2 3 (5.08%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.39%) Physics
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Change Control
2 16 (27.12%) Risk Management
3 15 (25.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (25.42%) Document Management
3 15 (25.42%) Information Assurance
3 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
4 11 (18.64%) Validation
5 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
5 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.56%) UML
8 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
8 7 (11.86%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (10.17%) Project Management
9 6 (10.17%) Quality Management
9 6 (10.17%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
10 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.47%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) C
2 12 (20.34%) C++
3 7 (11.86%) Java
4 4 (6.78%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) Ada
5 2 (3.39%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
6 1 (1.69%) Tcl
6 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (47.46%) Security Cleared
2 19 (32.20%) DV Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.86%) Degree
5 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) DO-160
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) IBM
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Altera
3 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.69%) Capita
3 1 (1.69%) Xilinx