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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 110 116 117
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 31 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.67% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.87% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 8
Median daily rate £350 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £353 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 14
Median hourly rate £31.75 £35.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £33.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.32 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -2.11%
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
2308 2412 2387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.56% 77.06% 79.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1609 1591
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 102 121
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £17.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Bristol +2 11 £350 -12.50% 1
Gloucestershire +2 10 £320 -
Dorset - 4 - -
Wiltshire - 3 £450 -
Somerset +13 2 - -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (46.67%) Finance
2 26 (43.33%) C
2 26 (43.33%) Security Cleared
3 20 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
4 18 (30.00%) Change Control
5 17 (28.33%) DV Cleared
5 17 (28.33%) Risk Management
6 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 15 (25.00%) Information Assurance
6 15 (25.00%) Document Management
6 15 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (20.00%) Validation
8 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (18.33%) C++
9 10 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
11 7 (11.67%) UML
11 7 (11.67%) Project Planning
11 7 (11.67%) Programme Management
11 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
12 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
12 6 (10.00%) Military
12 6 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (10.00%) Test Scripting
12 6 (10.00%) IBM
12 6 (10.00%) Java
12 6 (10.00%) SQL
12 6 (10.00%) Quality 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 3 (5.00%) Apache
1 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) FrameMaker
2 3 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) 4G
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) LTE
1 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.67%) Big Data
2 1 (1.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.00%) LabVIEW
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 28 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.00%) Military
4 4 (6.67%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.67%) Avionics
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Project Controller
5 5 (8.33%) Project Officer
6 4 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Design Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Project Control Officer
7 3 (5.00%) Requirements Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) HTML
2 3 (5.00%) CSS
2 3 (5.00%) JSP
3 2 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) HTML5
4 1 (1.67%) MFC
4 1 (1.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) CAN bus
1 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.67%) Cybercrime
2 1 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.67%) Physics
2 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (1.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Change Control
2 17 (28.33%) Risk Management
3 15 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (25.00%) Document Management
3 15 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 12 (20.00%) Validation
5 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (11.67%) Programme Management
8 7 (11.67%) Project Planning
8 7 (11.67%) UML
9 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Quality Management
9 6 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 5 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) C
2 11 (18.33%) C++
3 6 (10.00%) Java
3 6 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (5.00%) Ada
4 3 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (1.67%) Perl
6 1 (1.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.33%) DV Cleared
3 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.33%) Degree
5 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.67%) CCNA
7 1 (1.67%) CCNP
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.67%) DO-160
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) IBM
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Altera
3 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.67%) Capita
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco
3 1 (1.67%) Xilinx