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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Requirements Management
Rank 470 436 422
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -14
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 173 214 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.47% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 132 89
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £327
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +22.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 32
Median hourly rate £36.63 £40.69 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.99% +7.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.05 £27.50 £34.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £45.44 £43.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £40.69 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-9.99% +7.64%

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
44747 45474 41772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29561 29429 25946
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1036 1183 1168
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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
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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 -65 135 £450 +2.85% 32
South East -36 31 £450 +2.85% 7
South West +20 28 £405 +30.43% 4
London -15 28 £475 -1.29% 12
Wales +29 19 £395 +29.50% 2
South Wales +27 19 £395 +29.50% 2
Gloucestershire +12 18 £350 - 2
West Midlands -19 14 £468 +10.11%
Newport +8 12 £403 +31.96% 1
Berkshire +8 11 £450 +5.88% 1
Scotland -1 11 £366 +4.64% 2
Hampshire -20 11 £475 +5.55% 2
Yorkshire -11 9 £461 +2.50% 1
West Yorkshire -12 9 £461 +6.64% 1
East Midlands +8 8 £475 +84.46% 1
North West -15 8 £475 +15.15% 5
Staffordshire - 7 - -
Stafford - 7 - -
East of England +13 6 £475 +35.71%
Cheshire +5 5 £450 -12.19%
Leeds -12 5 £500 +8.10% 1
City of London +42 4 £410 -17.60% 5
Maidenhead +5 4 £473 +35.00%
Halifax +3 4 £373 +14.41%
Livingston - 4 £356 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £475 - 1
Reading - 4 £450 -
West Lothian - 4 £356 -
Middlesex - 4 £340 -
Essex +12 3 £425 -

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 106 (26.90%) Security Cleared
2 94 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (22.84%) Finance
4 86 (21.83%) Business Analysis
5 83 (21.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 82 (20.81%) SC Cleared
7 78 (19.80%) Rational DOORS
8 68 (17.26%) C
9 59 (14.97%) Windows
10 57 (14.47%) UML
11 56 (14.21%) Change Management
12 55 (13.96%) Project Management
13 51 (12.94%) SNMP
13 51 (12.94%) C++
14 48 (12.18%) SQL
15 46 (11.68%) Degree
16 42 (10.66%) Configuration Management
17 40 (10.15%) Banking
18 39 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
19 38 (9.64%) Waterfall
19 38 (9.64%) QA
20 37 (9.39%) StarTeam
20 37 (9.39%) Validation
21 36 (9.14%) Software Engineering
22 35 (8.88%) Use Case
22 35 (8.88%) TCP/IP
22 35 (8.88%) SDLC
23 33 (8.38%) Change Control
23 33 (8.38%) OO
23 33 (8.38%) ITIL

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 18 (4.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.27%) CMS
2 5 (1.27%) Confluence
3 3 (0.76%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.51%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.25%) Apache
5 1 (0.25%) Documentum
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.06%) MS Visio
3 15 (3.81%) MS Office
4 6 (1.52%) MS Project
5 5 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.51%) Simulink
7 1 (0.25%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.02%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.76%) Primavera
3 3 (0.76%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.51%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.51%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.25%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.27%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.51%) Office 365
4 2 (0.51%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
5 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.94%) SNMP
2 35 (8.88%) TCP/IP
3 32 (8.12%) VoIP
4 13 (3.30%) FTP
5 8 (2.03%) DHCP
5 8 (2.03%) Network Security
5 8 (2.03%) VLAN
6 7 (1.78%) ZigBee
7 6 (1.52%) 4G
8 5 (1.27%) Wireless
9 4 (1.02%) LAN
9 4 (1.02%) WAN
10 3 (0.76%) Firewall
10 3 (0.76%) Internet
11 2 (0.51%) Intranet
11 2 (0.51%) LTE
12 1 (0.25%) ATM
12 1 (0.25%) GPRS
12 1 (0.25%) MVNO
12 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.55%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.03%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.78%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.78%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.78%) QlikView
6 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.76%) Big Data
7 3 (0.76%) Data Mart
7 3 (0.76%) DB2
8 2 (0.51%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.51%) Sqoop
8 2 (0.51%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.25%) GIS
9 1 (0.25%) MS Access
9 1 (0.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 78 (19.80%) Rational DOORS
2 37 (9.39%) StarTeam
3 32 (8.12%) Visual Studio
4 31 (7.87%) JIRA
5 26 (6.60%) Eclipse
6 8 (2.03%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.52%) LabVIEW
8 5 (1.27%) VersionOne
9 4 (1.02%) CaliberRM
9 4 (1.02%) RequisitePro
9 4 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.51%) JUnit
10 2 (0.51%) PigUnit
10 2 (0.51%) PyUnit
10 2 (0.51%) RSpec
10 2 (0.51%) SilkTest
10 2 (0.51%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.51%) TestPartner
General
1 90 (22.84%) Finance
2 40 (10.15%) Banking
3 21 (5.33%) Retail
4 19 (4.82%) Military
5 14 (3.55%) Legal
6 10 (2.54%) Billing
6 10 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.03%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.78%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.78%) Automotive
9 6 (1.52%) Law
9 6 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.27%) Avionics
10 5 (1.27%) Back Office
11 2 (0.51%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Electronics
11 2 (0.51%) Front Office
11 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.51%) Marketing
11 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 153 (38.83%) Analyst
2 143 (36.29%) Business Analyst
3 29 (7.36%) Architect
4 26 (6.60%) Developer
4 26 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
5 24 (6.09%) Test Engineer
6 23 (5.84%) Software Engineer
7 22 (5.58%) Network Engineer
8 21 (5.33%) Project Manager
9 20 (5.08%) Consultant
10 16 (4.06%) IT Analyst
11 14 (3.55%) Business IT Analyst
11 14 (3.55%) IT Business Analyst
12 13 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (3.30%) Senior Business Analyst
13 11 (2.79%) Senior Software Engineer
13 11 (2.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 10 (2.54%) C++ Software Engineer
14 10 (2.54%) Design Engineer
14 10 (2.54%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.54%) XML
2 8 (2.03%) HTML
3 5 (1.27%) Velocity
4 4 (1.02%) MDX
5 3 (0.76%) .NET
5 3 (0.76%) CSS
5 3 (0.76%) HTML5
5 3 (0.76%) Web Services
6 2 (0.51%) Apache Tez
6 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.51%) J2EE
6 2 (0.51%) JSON
6 2 (0.51%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (0.51%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.51%) XBRL
7 1 (0.25%) MFC
7 1 (0.25%) Middleware
7 1 (0.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.38%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.31%) User Experience
4 16 (4.06%) Visualisation
5 14 (3.55%) Smart Meter
6 10 (2.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (2.28%) CESG
7 9 (2.28%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.03%) ASIC
9 7 (1.78%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.78%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.52%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.52%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.27%) CAN bus
11 5 (1.27%) PKI
12 4 (1.02%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.76%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.97%) Windows
2 17 (4.31%) Windows Server
3 15 (3.81%) Linux
4 6 (1.52%) Unix
4 6 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
7 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (21.83%) Business Analysis
3 83 (21.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (14.47%) UML
5 56 (14.21%) Change Management
6 55 (13.96%) Project Management
7 42 (10.66%) Configuration Management
8 38 (9.64%) Waterfall
9 37 (9.39%) Validation
10 36 (9.14%) Software Engineering
11 35 (8.88%) SDLC
11 35 (8.88%) Use Case
12 33 (8.38%) Change Control
12 33 (8.38%) ITIL
12 33 (8.38%) OO
13 30 (7.61%) PRINCE2
14 28 (7.11%) V-Model
15 26 (6.60%) Scrum
16 25 (6.35%) OOA/OOD
17 24 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 68 (17.26%) C
2 51 (12.94%) C++
3 48 (12.18%) SQL
4 30 (7.61%) C#
5 12 (3.05%) Java
6 9 (2.28%) Python
7 8 (2.03%) Perl
8 7 (1.78%) Embedded C++
9 6 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.27%) Embedded C
10 5 (1.27%) VC++
11 4 (1.02%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.02%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.76%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.51%) ANSI C
13 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.51%) RPG
13 2 (0.51%) VB
14 1 (0.25%) COBOL
14 1 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 106 (26.90%) Security Cleared
2 82 (20.81%) SC Cleared
3 46 (11.68%) Degree
4 23 (5.84%) CCNA
4 23 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (5.84%) DV Cleared
5 20 (5.08%) CCNP
6 9 (2.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (2.03%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (2.03%) PMI Certification
7 8 (2.03%) PMP
8 7 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.52%) CBAP
10 5 (1.27%) ISEB
10 5 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.51%) HND
11 2 (0.51%) IIBA
11 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.25%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.64%) QA
2 5 (1.27%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.51%) Def Stans
4 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.51%) JTAG
4 2 (0.51%) MiFID
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
5 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.25%) DO-160
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.25%) ISO20022
System Software
1 11 (2.79%) Firmware
2 10 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.52%) Netcool
2 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.51%) Oozie
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (7.61%) IBM
2 25 (6.35%) Coverity
2 25 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.08%) Cisco
4 13 (3.30%) Oracle
5 10 (2.54%) VMware
6 9 (2.28%) BMC
6 9 (2.28%) Remedy
6 9 (2.28%) SAP
7 6 (1.52%) CA
7 6 (1.52%) Nimsoft
8 5 (1.27%) Progress
8 5 (1.27%) TOWER Software
9 3 (0.76%) Siemens
10 2 (0.51%) Calypso
10 2 (0.51%) EMC
10 2 (0.51%) Tableau
11 1 (0.25%) HP
11 1 (0.25%) Rally
11 1 (0.25%) SunGard
Stockport, Cheshire
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Rate: From £350 to £360 per day - 6 month contract
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