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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 117 132 116
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 27 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.93% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.42% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Average daily rate £342 £313 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% -14.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £313 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Average hourly rate £34.65 £48.14 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.02% +37.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.16 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +9.58%
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
2365 2409 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 75.97% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1586 1239
Average daily rate £385 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
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 13 February 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Somerset +10 9 £419 +34.00% 2
Gloucestershire +9 9 - - 1
Bristol - 6 £321 - 1
Dorset +4 1 - - 2
Devon -2 1 £300 -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 25 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 23 (46.00%) C
4 19 (38.00%) DV Cleared
4 19 (38.00%) Change Control
5 18 (36.00%) Risk Management
6 17 (34.00%) Information Assurance
6 17 (34.00%) Document Management
6 17 (34.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (32.00%) PRINCE2
8 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (24.00%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (16.00%) Military
12 8 (16.00%) Web Development
13 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
14 6 (12.00%) C++
14 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
14 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
14 6 (12.00%) Validation
14 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
14 6 (12.00%) Requirements Engineering
15 5 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
15 5 (10.00%) SQL
15 5 (10.00%) UML
15 5 (10.00%) Coaching
16 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
16 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (6.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (8.00%) FrameMaker
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
4 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 3 (6.00%) 4G
2 3 (6.00%) VoIP
3 2 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Military
3 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.00%) Legal
5 2 (4.00%) Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Project Controller
4 6 (12.00%) Project Officer
5 5 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Project Control Officer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Web Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Web Business Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) CSS
2 2 (4.00%) JSP
2 2 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) iPad
2 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Change Control
2 18 (36.00%) Risk Management
3 17 (34.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (34.00%) Document Management
3 17 (34.00%) Information Assurance
4 16 (32.00%) PRINCE2
5 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.00%) Web Development
8 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
9 6 (12.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (12.00%) Validation
10 5 (10.00%) Coaching
10 5 (10.00%) UML
11 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.00%) Static Code Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
12 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
12 3 (6.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) C
2 6 (12.00%) C++
3 5 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) Ada
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) Ada 83
6 1 (2.00%) Ada 95
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.00%) ISEB
7 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) ARP4754
2 1 (2.00%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) Capita
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco
2 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
Yeovil, Somerset
AAP3
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