The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Requirements Management
Rank 413 413 438
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 218 202 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 101 57
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£425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £525 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £332 £355
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 16
Average hourly rate £41.00 £37.80 £38.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £34.27 £35.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.19 £44.00 £51.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44182 41616 38228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.70% 76.15% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28632 25727 23174
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1181 1176 1105
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Requirements Management within the UK.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management within the UK.

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Requirements Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
England -17 192 £438 +13.63% 41
South East +28 71 £438 +19.86% 6
London -24 44 £493 +15.88% 14
Hampshire +16 35 £450 +23.28% 2
Yorkshire -6 21 £450 +31.38% 2
West Yorkshire -7 21 £450 +31.38% 1
North West -20 17 £425 +25.00% 11
Leeds -10 16 £463 +21.71% 1
Scotland -3 14 £350 -17.64%
Manchester +1 12 £398 - 8
South West -9 12 £311 -26.94% 5
West Sussex 0 10 £470 -5.05% 1
City of London -10 10 £525 +5.00% 3
Edinburgh -1 9 £350 -
West Midlands -34 9 £425 +49.77% 2
Oxfordshire -18 8 £400 +45.45%
Berkshire +11 7 £425 +41.66%
Surrey +4 7 £510 +20.00% 3
East of England -1 7 £288 +0.87%
Oxford -15 7 £400 +45.45%
Tyne and Wear - 7 £267 - 1
North East - 7 £267 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £267 - 1
South Wales +5 6 £305 +12.96%
Wales -2 6 £305 +12.96%
Newport - 6 £305 -
Southampton -3 5 £375 +2.73%
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 3
Hertfordshire -6 4 £350 +29.62%
Bristol -7 4 £311 -24.72% 1

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 160 (37.65%) Finance
2 114 (26.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 99 (23.29%) Business Analysis
4 86 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (19.29%) Validation
6 63 (14.82%) UML
7 60 (14.12%) Rational DOORS
8 59 (13.88%) Security Cleared
9 56 (13.18%) MS Visio
10 48 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
11 47 (11.06%) Project Management
12 46 (10.82%) Banking
13 45 (10.59%) SQL
14 44 (10.35%) Change Management
15 43 (10.12%) Degree
16 42 (9.88%) Telecoms
17 37 (8.71%) Risk Management
18 35 (8.24%) SAP
19 34 (8.00%) Windows
20 32 (7.53%) MS Excel
20 32 (7.53%) SC Cleared
21 31 (7.29%) ERP
22 29 (6.82%) Scrum
22 29 (6.82%) Use Case
22 29 (6.82%) BPMN
22 29 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
23 28 (6.59%) Waterfall
24 27 (6.35%) PRINCE2
25 26 (6.12%) Microsoft
25 26 (6.12%) SAP ERP

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 16 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.35%) Apache
2 10 (2.35%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.94%) IIS
4 4 (0.94%) Confluence
5 3 (0.71%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.47%) JBoss
6 2 (0.47%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.47%) iPlanet
6 2 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.24%) Jetty
7 1 (0.24%) Node.js
7 1 (0.24%) OpenROAD
7 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 56 (13.18%) MS Visio
2 32 (7.53%) MS Excel
3 22 (5.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (4.00%) MS Office
5 11 (2.59%) MS Project
6 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.47%) TargetLink
7 2 (0.47%) Simulink
7 2 (0.47%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 26 (6.12%) SAP ERP
2 21 (4.94%) SAP PSCD
3 18 (4.24%) SAP FI
3 18 (4.24%) SAP FI-CA
4 6 (1.41%) Teamcenter
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Payroll
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.47%) Optimost
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.47%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.47%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.24%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.24%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.24%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.71%) SaaS
2 3 (0.71%) PaaS
2 3 (0.71%) Taleo
2 3 (0.71%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.76%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.12%) DNS
3 6 (1.41%) SNMP
4 5 (1.18%) Firewall
5 4 (0.94%) VPN
5 4 (0.94%) DHCP
5 4 (0.94%) MVNO
6 3 (0.71%) NAS
6 3 (0.71%) LAN
6 3 (0.71%) VoIP
6 3 (0.71%) SAN
6 3 (0.71%) Wireless
6 3 (0.71%) Intranet
7 2 (0.47%) Internet
7 2 (0.47%) WAN
7 2 (0.47%) LDAP
7 2 (0.47%) FTP
7 2 (0.47%) FCoE
7 2 (0.47%) VLAN
7 2 (0.47%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.18%) OLTP
7 4 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.94%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.94%) SAP BI
8 3 (0.71%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.71%) MS Access
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (0.47%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (0.47%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 60 (14.12%) Rational DOORS
2 20 (4.71%) JIRA
3 13 (3.06%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.35%) Eclipse
4 10 (2.35%) Rational Rhapsody
5 7 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.41%) Subversion
6 6 (1.41%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.94%) StarTeam
8 3 (0.71%) JMeter
8 3 (0.71%) NeoLoad
9 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.47%) RequisitePro
9 2 (0.47%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.47%) Lombardi
9 2 (0.47%) CaliberRM
10 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.24%) Mocha
General
1 160 (37.65%) Finance
2 46 (10.82%) Banking
3 42 (9.88%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.47%) Retail
5 16 (3.76%) Military
6 14 (3.29%) Retail Banking
7 11 (2.59%) Aerospace
8 10 (2.35%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.88%) Billing
9 8 (1.88%) Marketing
9 8 (1.88%) Legal
10 7 (1.65%) General Ledger
10 7 (1.65%) Back Office
11 5 (1.18%) Automotive
12 4 (0.94%) Electronics
12 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.71%) French Language
14 2 (0.47%) German Language
14 2 (0.47%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 190 (44.71%) Analyst
2 176 (41.41%) Business Analyst
3 42 (9.88%) Architect
4 31 (7.29%) Systems Engineer
5 29 (6.82%) Consultant
6 24 (5.65%) Designer
7 23 (5.41%) Senior Business Analyst
7 23 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (5.41%) Banking Business Analyst
8 21 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (4.71%) Solutions Designer
10 19 (4.47%) Software Engineer
11 17 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
12 16 (3.76%) Project Manager
13 14 (3.29%) Developer
13 14 (3.29%) Lead Business Analyst
14 10 (2.35%) Financial Business Analyst
14 10 (2.35%) Systems Analyst
15 9 (2.12%) Technical Architect
15 9 (2.12%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.00%) .NET
2 16 (3.76%) Web Services
3 14 (3.29%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.59%) CSS
4 11 (2.59%) jQuery
5 8 (1.88%) HTML
6 7 (1.65%) MDX
6 7 (1.65%) SAP XI
6 7 (1.65%) WCF
6 7 (1.65%) JSP
7 6 (1.41%) XML
7 6 (1.41%) RESTful
8 5 (1.18%) JSON
9 4 (0.94%) Ajax
9 4 (0.94%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (0.94%) J2EE
9 4 (0.94%) LESS
9 4 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (0.94%) WF
10 3 (0.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.41%) User Experience
3 17 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.53%) Visualisation
5 11 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.12%) Derivative
7 6 (1.41%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.41%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.18%) NHS
9 4 (0.94%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.94%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (0.94%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.94%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.71%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.71%) Equities
10 3 (0.71%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.71%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.71%) Social Media
10 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.00%) Windows
2 13 (3.06%) Linux
3 6 (1.41%) UNIX
4 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (0.47%) SUSE
6 2 (0.47%) AIX
6 2 (0.47%) HPUX
6 2 (0.47%) Solaris
7 1 (0.24%) Android
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (26.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 99 (23.29%) Business Analysis
3 86 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (19.29%) Validation
5 63 (14.82%) UML
6 47 (11.06%) Project Management
7 44 (10.35%) Change Management
8 37 (8.71%) Risk Management
9 31 (7.29%) ERP
10 29 (6.82%) Scrum
10 29 (6.82%) Use Case
10 29 (6.82%) BPMN
10 29 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (6.59%) Waterfall
12 27 (6.35%) PRINCE2
13 25 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (5.88%) Migration
13 25 (5.88%) Software Engineering
14 24 (5.65%) Data Modelling
15 20 (4.71%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.59%) SQL
2 23 (5.41%) C
2 23 (5.41%) C#
3 20 (4.71%) Java
4 18 (4.24%) C++
5 15 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.59%) Ada
7 7 (1.65%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.94%) VBA
9 4 (0.94%) Perl
10 3 (0.71%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.47%) VB
11 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.47%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.47%) Korn
11 2 (0.47%) C-shell
12 1 (0.24%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 59 (13.88%) Security Cleared
2 43 (10.12%) Degree
3 32 (7.53%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 13 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.65%) ISEB
6 7 (1.65%) CCA
7 4 (0.94%) HNC
7 4 (0.94%) HND
7 4 (0.94%) CCNP
7 4 (0.94%) CCNA
7 4 (0.94%) IIBA
7 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.71%) CBAP
8 3 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.24%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.24%) APMP
10 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.41%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) MiFID
2 4 (0.94%) DO-160
3 3 (0.71%) EMIR
3 3 (0.71%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 14443
4 2 (0.47%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.47%) FATCA
5 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.24%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.41%) vSphere
3 4 (0.94%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.47%) Samba
5 2 (0.47%) vCloud
5 2 (0.47%) KVM
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.24%) Firmware
6 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.47%) OpenView
2 2 (0.47%) Netcool
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (8.24%) SAP
2 26 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.88%) Oracle
4 22 (5.18%) HP
5 14 (3.29%) IBM
6 13 (3.06%) Cisco
6 13 (3.06%) VMware
7 7 (1.65%) webMethods
7 7 (1.65%) Intel
8 6 (1.41%) Juniper
8 6 (1.41%) CA
8 6 (1.41%) Siemens
8 6 (1.41%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.18%) ArcSight
10 4 (0.94%) Sybase
11 3 (0.71%) BMC
11 3 (0.71%) NetApp
11 3 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.71%) Websense
11 3 (0.71%) Blue Coat
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