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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 105 139 142
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +3
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 34 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.62% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £396 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.26% +40.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £353 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £439 £286
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £41.35 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-33.49% +13.59%
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
2221 2578 2508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.52% 80.76% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1512 1797 1698
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 107 123
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £23.25 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +5 14 £500 - 2
Bristol +10 7 £510 +48.97%
Wiltshire - 7 £490 -
Somerset +24 3 £425 -5.55%
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 50 (73.53%) Security Cleared
2 37 (54.41%) DV Cleared
3 34 (50.00%) C
4 25 (36.76%) Finance
5 21 (30.88%) Project Management
5 21 (30.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (29.41%) Change Control
7 19 (27.94%) Degree
8 18 (26.47%) SC Cleared
8 18 (26.47%) Information Assurance
8 18 (26.47%) Risk Management
8 18 (26.47%) Document Management
8 18 (26.47%) PRINCE2
9 17 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
10 16 (23.53%) C++
10 16 (23.53%) UML
11 15 (22.06%) Change Management
12 14 (20.59%) Validation
12 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering
13 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
13 13 (19.12%) Physics
14 12 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (16.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 11 (16.18%) Java
16 10 (14.71%) MODAF
16 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
16 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
17 9 (13.24%) SysML
17 9 (13.24%) Hadoop

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 (2.94%) Apache
1 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) Simulink
2 3 (4.41%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (4.41%) Stateflow
3 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.94%) MS Project
3 2 (2.94%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Teamcenter
2 2 (2.94%) ENOVIA
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (13.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) DHCP
1 4 (5.88%) SNMP
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) Hadoop
2 6 (8.82%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Military
3 7 (10.29%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Project Officer
2 16 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Analyst
3 14 (20.59%) Business Analyst
4 11 (16.18%) Project Support Officer
4 11 (16.18%) Support Officer
5 4 (5.88%) Architect
5 4 (5.88%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Project Control Officer
6 3 (4.41%) Administrator
6 3 (4.41%) Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) DOORS Administrator
6 3 (4.41%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) FPGA Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) IT Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) CSS
1 2 (2.94%) HTML
1 2 (2.94%) JSP
2 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
1 13 (19.12%) Physics
2 11 (16.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) ASIC
4 4 (5.88%) CESG
5 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
1 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Continuous Improvement
1 21 (30.88%) Project Management
2 20 (29.41%) Change Control
3 18 (26.47%) Document Management
3 18 (26.47%) Information Assurance
3 18 (26.47%) PRINCE2
3 18 (26.47%) Risk Management
4 16 (23.53%) UML
5 15 (22.06%) Change Management
6 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.59%) Validation
7 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
8 10 (14.71%) MODAF
8 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
9 9 (13.24%) ITIL
9 9 (13.24%) SysML
10 5 (7.35%) Network Architecture
10 5 (7.35%) PLM
10 5 (7.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.00%) C
2 16 (23.53%) C++
3 11 (16.18%) Java
4 5 (7.35%) Ada
5 3 (4.41%) Fortran
5 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.41%) MATLAB
5 3 (4.41%) VBA
6 2 (2.94%) C#
6 2 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (73.53%) Security Cleared
2 37 (54.41%) DV Cleared
3 19 (27.94%) Degree
4 18 (26.47%) SC Cleared
5 12 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.94%) ISEB
7 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Firmware
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) IBM
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) MathWorks
3 2 (2.94%) PTC
3 2 (2.94%) Siemens
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) SAP
4 1 (1.47%) Sun