The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 466 466 470
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 155 182 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.41% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 84 108
Median daily rate £430 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £490 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £41.80 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +14.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £41.35 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-33.49% +13.59%

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
41059 44815 43569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.50% 81.16% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27372 29040 28392
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1342 1199
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £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

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the UK 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
England +2 137 £450 +12.50% 15
London -3 47 £488 +20.37% 8
South West +34 34 £500 +26.26% 2
South East +19 22 £425 +4.61% 2
Gloucestershire +5 14 £500 - 2
East of England +11 10 £250 -
South Wales +8 10 £420 +3.70%
Wales -2 10 £420 +3.70%
Surrey +15 9 £425 +6.58%
East Midlands -1 9 £425 +16.43% 2
Hampshire +15 8 £455 -4.21% 1
Yorkshire +12 7 £488 +20.37%
Bristol +10 7 £510 +48.97%
Derbyshire +8 7 £425 -
Wiltshire - 7 £490 -
West Yorkshire +22 6 £475 +17.28%
Essex +9 6 £250 -
Derby +4 5 £405 -
West Midlands -5 5 £423 -0.47%
Scotland +10 4 £425 +33.43%
Somerset +24 3 £425 -5.55%
Leeds +16 3 £513 +49.85%
Berkshire +14 3 £375 +25.00%
Cardiff +11 3 £425 +4.93%
Staines -3 3 £450 +2.85%
Newport -5 3 £400 -5.88%
Salisbury - 3 £490 -
Milton Keynes +14 2 £292 -26.93%
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £292 -26.93%
Nottingham +4 2 £563 +54.10%

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 108 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 97 (28.36%) Finance
3 94 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (20.76%) Business Analysis
4 71 (20.76%) C
5 66 (19.30%) SC Cleared
6 62 (18.13%) Project Management
7 61 (17.84%) Rational DOORS
8 57 (16.67%) UML
9 55 (16.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (16.08%) Change Management
10 51 (14.91%) Software Engineering
11 46 (13.45%) C++
12 45 (13.16%) Degree
13 43 (12.57%) DV Cleared
14 42 (12.28%) Use Case
15 41 (11.99%) Validation
15 41 (11.99%) Change Control
16 39 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
17 35 (10.23%) Windows
18 34 (9.94%) SQL
19 33 (9.65%) PRINCE2
19 33 (9.65%) SNMP
19 33 (9.65%) TCP/IP
19 33 (9.65%) Banking
20 32 (9.36%) Waterfall
21 30 (8.77%) ITIL
22 27 (7.89%) Management Information System
23 26 (7.60%) Eclipse
24 25 (7.31%) VoIP

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (3.51%) CMS
2 5 (1.46%) Apache
3 3 (0.88%) Confluence
3 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.58%) ColdFusion
4 2 (0.58%) IIS
5 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.68%) MS Project
3 12 (3.51%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.63%) Simulink
6 7 (2.05%) MS Office
7 6 (1.75%) Photoshop
7 6 (1.75%) Stateflow
8 4 (1.17%) AutoCAD
8 4 (1.17%) CATIA
8 4 (1.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 4 (1.17%) PTC Creo
8 4 (1.17%) Siemens NX
8 4 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.88%) TargetLink
10 2 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.58%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (3.80%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.58%) ENOVIA
2 2 (0.58%) Primavera
2 2 (0.58%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.88%) GitHub
5 2 (0.58%) SaaS
5 2 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.65%) SNMP
1 33 (9.65%) TCP/IP
2 25 (7.31%) VoIP
3 8 (2.34%) DHCP
4 6 (1.75%) Wireless
5 4 (1.17%) Internet
5 4 (1.17%) SAN
6 2 (0.58%) DNS
6 2 (0.58%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) 4G
7 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.29%) FTP
7 1 (0.29%) LDAP
7 1 (0.29%) LTE
7 1 (0.29%) Profibus
7 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.29%) RS-232
7 1 (0.29%) RS-485
7 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.29%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.63%) Hadoop
2 8 (2.34%) Big Data
2 8 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.17%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.58%) DB2
6 2 (0.58%) MySQL
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.58%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.29%) GIS
7 1 (0.29%) MS Access
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (17.84%) Rational DOORS
2 26 (7.60%) Eclipse
3 23 (6.73%) JIRA
4 18 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 17 (4.97%) StarTeam
6 10 (2.92%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.34%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.75%) GCC
10 5 (1.46%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.58%) GitLab
11 2 (0.58%) Subversion
11 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.58%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.58%) VersionOne
12 1 (0.29%) ERwin
12 1 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
12 1 (0.29%) RequisitePro
12 1 (0.29%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 97 (28.36%) Finance
2 33 (9.65%) Banking
3 19 (5.56%) Military
3 19 (5.56%) Retail
4 17 (4.97%) Aerospace
5 12 (3.51%) Legal
6 10 (2.92%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.05%) Electronics
7 7 (2.05%) Marketing
8 6 (1.75%) Automotive
8 6 (1.75%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.46%) Billing
9 5 (1.46%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.46%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.58%) Avionics
10 2 (0.58%) Back Office
10 2 (0.58%) Law
10 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 149 (43.57%) Analyst
2 133 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 30 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
4 27 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 25 (7.31%) Architect
6 19 (5.56%) Project Officer
7 18 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 16 (4.68%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (4.39%) IT Analyst
10 13 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
11 12 (3.51%) Project Support Officer
11 12 (3.51%) Support Officer
12 11 (3.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 10 (2.92%) Developer
14 9 (2.63%) Digital Analyst
14 9 (2.63%) Digital Business Analyst
14 9 (2.63%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
14 9 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (2.63%) Senior Business Analyst
14 9 (2.63%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.22%) HTML
2 8 (2.34%) .NET
3 7 (2.05%) CSS
3 7 (2.05%) XML
4 4 (1.17%) HTML5
4 4 (1.17%) Web Services
5 3 (0.88%) jQuery
5 3 (0.88%) JSP
6 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.58%) CSS3
6 2 (0.58%) JSON
6 2 (0.58%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (0.58%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.58%) Velocity
7 1 (0.29%) Dropwizard
7 1 (0.29%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.29%) Itk
7 1 (0.29%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 16 (4.68%) User Experience
5 14 (4.09%) Mathematics
6 13 (3.80%) Physics
7 10 (2.92%) ASIC
8 9 (2.63%) Visualisation
9 8 (2.34%) CESG
10 7 (2.05%) Computer Science
10 7 (2.05%) Mainframe
10 7 (2.05%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.46%) IVR
13 4 (1.17%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.17%) Market Risk
14 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.88%) Smart Meter
15 2 (0.58%) Reference Data
15 2 (0.58%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.23%) Windows
2 25 (7.31%) Linux
3 7 (2.05%) Unix
4 5 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.88%) CentOS
6 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.58%) AIX
7 2 (0.58%) Fedora
7 2 (0.58%) Solaris
7 2 (0.58%) SUSE
7 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) Android
8 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.29%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (27.49%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (20.76%) Business Analysis
3 62 (18.13%) Project Management
4 57 (16.67%) UML
5 55 (16.08%) Change Management
5 55 (16.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (14.91%) Software Engineering
7 42 (12.28%) Use Case
8 41 (11.99%) Change Control
8 41 (11.99%) Validation
9 33 (9.65%) PRINCE2
10 32 (9.36%) Waterfall
11 30 (8.77%) ITIL
12 25 (7.31%) Risk Management
13 24 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (7.02%) OO
14 23 (6.73%) SDLC
14 23 (6.73%) User Stories
15 21 (6.14%) Data Modelling
15 21 (6.14%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 71 (20.76%) C
2 46 (13.45%) C++
3 34 (9.94%) SQL
4 23 (6.73%) C#
4 23 (6.73%) Java
5 11 (3.22%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.92%) Perl
6 10 (2.92%) Python
7 9 (2.63%) MATLAB
8 6 (1.75%) Ada
9 4 (1.17%) Embedded C++
9 4 (1.17%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.17%) VBA
10 3 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.88%) Embedded C
10 3 (0.88%) Fortran
11 2 (0.58%) COBOL
11 2 (0.58%) Korn
11 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.58%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 108 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 66 (19.30%) SC Cleared
3 45 (13.16%) Degree
4 43 (12.57%) DV Cleared
5 16 (4.68%) ISEB
6 14 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.34%) CBAP
8 7 (2.05%) PMP
9 4 (1.17%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.88%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.58%) APMP
11 2 (0.58%) CCNA
11 2 (0.58%) CCNP
11 2 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.29%) HNC
12 1 (0.29%) HND
12 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.73%) QA
2 9 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.63%) IEC 61508
3 5 (1.46%) DO-178B
3 5 (1.46%) ISO26262
4 3 (0.88%) COBIT
4 3 (0.88%) MiFID
4 3 (0.88%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.58%) ARP4761
5 2 (0.58%) Def Stans
5 2 (0.58%) DO-160
5 2 (0.58%) DO-254
5 2 (0.58%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.58%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.29%) EMIR
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.29%) ISO15022
6 1 (0.29%) P3O
6 1 (0.29%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (2.92%) Firmware
2 8 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.58%) Ansible
2 2 (0.58%) MOM
2 2 (0.58%) Puppet
2 2 (0.58%) Salt
3 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.29%) Kibana
3 1 (0.29%) logstash
3 1 (0.29%) PowerCLI
3 1 (0.29%) SCCM
3 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (6.73%) IBM
2 19 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.97%) Coverity
3 17 (4.97%) Oracle
4 12 (3.51%) VMware
5 10 (2.92%) SAP
6 8 (2.34%) Adobe
6 8 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.75%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.75%) Tableau
8 4 (1.17%) CA
8 4 (1.17%) Nimsoft
8 4 (1.17%) Siebel
8 4 (1.17%) Siemens
9 3 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.88%) EMC
9 3 (0.88%) HP
9 3 (0.88%) MathWorks
9 3 (0.88%) Sun
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago