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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
England / South West
Rank 100 119 136
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 39 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.49% 0.97% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.20% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 2
Median daily rate £498 £342 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.46% +9.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £48.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -22.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £42.46 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +6.15%

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
2162 2422 2488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.33% 81.36% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1434 1657 1630
Median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 117 98
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.84 £20.63 £15.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +8 14 £500 - 1
Bristol +16 10 £360 +12.14% 2
Wiltshire - 10 £520 -
Dorset +2 1 £410 -
Devon +1 1 - -
Somerset -8 1 - -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 45 (61.64%) Security Cleared
2 34 (46.58%) C
3 32 (43.84%) DV Cleared
4 29 (39.73%) Finance
5 25 (34.25%) Project Management
6 23 (31.51%) Change Control
7 22 (30.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (30.14%) PRINCE2
8 20 (27.40%) Degree
9 19 (26.03%) Information Assurance
9 19 (26.03%) Document Management
9 19 (26.03%) Risk Management
10 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
11 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (23.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 16 (21.92%) Validation
13 15 (20.55%) Mathematics
13 15 (20.55%) Physics
14 14 (19.18%) Change Management
15 12 (16.44%) UML
15 12 (16.44%) Java
15 12 (16.44%) ITIL
16 11 (15.07%) C++
17 9 (12.33%) TOGAF
17 9 (12.33%) MODAF
17 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared
17 9 (12.33%) Rational DOORS
18 8 (10.96%) Big Data
18 8 (10.96%) Hadoop
18 8 (10.96%) Amazon S3

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 4 (5.48%) Apache
2 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.11%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (4.11%) Windchill
3 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) MS Project
4 1 (1.37%) Simulink
4 1 (1.37%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Teamcenter
2 3 (4.11%) ENOVIA
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) Big Data
1 8 (10.96%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.11%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (39.73%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Aerospace
2 5 (6.85%) Military
3 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Project Officer
2 18 (24.66%) Analyst
3 17 (23.29%) Business Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Project Support Officer
4 13 (17.81%) Support Officer
4 13 (17.81%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Requirements Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) DOORS Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Financials Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Financials Business Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Process Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) CSS
1 3 (4.11%) HTML
1 3 (4.11%) JSP
2 1 (1.37%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Mathematics
1 15 (20.55%) Physics
2 7 (9.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
1 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
1 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) Project Management
2 23 (31.51%) Change Control
3 22 (30.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (30.14%) PRINCE2
4 19 (26.03%) Document Management
4 19 (26.03%) Information Assurance
4 19 (26.03%) Risk Management
5 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
6 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (21.92%) Validation
8 14 (19.18%) Change Management
9 12 (16.44%) ITIL
9 12 (16.44%) UML
10 9 (12.33%) MODAF
10 9 (12.33%) TOGAF
11 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
11 8 (10.96%) SysML
12 6 (8.22%) PLM
12 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (6.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) C
2 12 (16.44%) Java
3 11 (15.07%) C++
4 4 (5.48%) Ada
5 3 (4.11%) C#
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.11%) SQL
5 3 (4.11%) VBA
6 1 (1.37%) Fortran
6 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 45 (61.64%) Security Cleared
2 32 (43.84%) DV Cleared
3 20 (27.40%) Degree
4 17 (23.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.11%) ISEB
7 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) COBIT
2 1 (1.37%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.37%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
1 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) IBM
2 3 (4.11%) PTC
2 3 (4.11%) Siemens
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) SAP
4 1 (1.37%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.37%) Sun
4 1 (1.37%) VMware