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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
UK
Rank 427 441 473
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +32
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 173 190 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 93 96
Median daily rate £425 £408 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +7.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 8
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.80 £30.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £46.59 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%

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
37065 42986 41665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.79% 82.74% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24644 28105 26278
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 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1180 1114
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.75 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 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
England +14 150 £425 +2.40% 27
London +12 42 £413 -5.71% 5
South West +17 41 £500 +46.19% 3
South East +8 32 £425 +9.67% 9
Hampshire -3 18 £440 +15.40% 4
Gloucestershire +7 15 £500 - 1
East of England +5 12 £425 -28.87% 2
Scotland +25 10 £350 +6.87% 1
West Midlands +9 10 £388 -13.88% 1
Bristol +8 10 £360 +12.14% 2
Wiltshire - 10 £520 -
Edinburgh +22 8 £350 -12.50%
South Wales +19 7 £450 +11.11% 2
Wales +8 7 £450 +12.50% 2
West Sussex -3 6 £300 -25.00% 1
Crawley +11 5 £300 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £600 +0.41%
Salisbury - 5 £495 -
Winchester +1 4 £350 +40.00%
City of London 0 4 £403 -10.80% 1
North West -7 4 £448 +27.85% 4
Swindon - 4 £550 -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Berkshire +14 3 £450 -
East Midlands +10 3 £493 +18.73% 2
Coventry 0 3 £400 - 1
Essex -1 3 £250 - 2
Fareham - 3 £550 - 1
Cheshire +32 2 £550 +10.00% 2
Middlesex +4 2 £550 +74.60%

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 104 (31.90%) Security Cleared
2 94 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (28.53%) Finance
4 75 (23.01%) C
5 69 (21.17%) Project Management
6 64 (19.63%) Degree
7 56 (17.18%) Business Analysis
8 53 (16.26%) Software Engineering
9 51 (15.64%) DV Cleared
9 51 (15.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 47 (14.42%) SC Cleared
11 45 (13.80%) Change Management
11 45 (13.80%) PRINCE2
12 43 (13.19%) Rational DOORS
13 39 (11.96%) UML
14 38 (11.66%) Change Control
15 37 (11.35%) Linux
15 37 (11.35%) Validation
16 36 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
17 35 (10.74%) MS Excel
18 34 (10.43%) Use Case
19 33 (10.12%) Risk Management
19 33 (10.12%) Management Information System
20 32 (9.82%) Microsoft
21 29 (8.90%) ITIL
21 29 (8.90%) Scrum
22 28 (8.59%) Banking
22 28 (8.59%) Java
23 27 (8.28%) Waterfall
24 26 (7.98%) C++

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 9 (2.76%) CMS
2 8 (2.45%) Apache
3 5 (1.53%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.23%) Confluence
5 3 (0.92%) IIS
6 2 (0.61%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.31%) Drupal
7 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.31%) JBoss
7 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.21%) MS Visio
3 15 (4.60%) MS Project
4 12 (3.68%) MS Office
5 6 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.53%) Simulink
6 5 (1.53%) Stateflow
7 4 (1.23%) AutoCAD
7 4 (1.23%) CATIA
7 4 (1.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (1.23%) PTC Creo
7 4 (1.23%) Siemens NX
7 4 (1.23%) TargetLink
8 3 (0.92%) Windchill
9 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.37%) Teamcenter
2 3 (0.92%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.31%) BPCS
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.31%) Primavera
4 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.76%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.53%) GitHub
4 3 (0.92%) Office 365
5 2 (0.61%) IaaS
5 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.31%) CloudSense
6 1 (0.31%) G Suite
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
6 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.13%) TCP/IP
2 16 (4.91%) SNMP
3 12 (3.68%) VoIP
4 5 (1.53%) Wireless
5 4 (1.23%) DNS
5 4 (1.23%) FTP
5 4 (1.23%) ZigBee
6 3 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.92%) LDAP
7 2 (0.61%) Broadband
7 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.61%) Internet
7 2 (0.61%) LAN
7 2 (0.61%) Network Security
7 2 (0.61%) SAN
7 2 (0.61%) SMTP
7 2 (0.61%) WAN
8 1 (0.31%) MPLS
8 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.07%) Big Data
2 9 (2.76%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.15%) MySQL
3 7 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.15%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.92%) SQLite
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.31%) DB2
7 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.31%) GIS
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.31%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (13.19%) Rational DOORS
2 25 (7.67%) JIRA
3 21 (6.44%) Git (software)
4 16 (4.91%) Eclipse
5 12 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.37%) Subversion
7 9 (2.76%) GCC
8 8 (2.45%) Selenium
9 7 (2.15%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.84%) Rational Rhapsody
11 5 (1.53%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.53%) StarTeam
11 5 (1.53%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.92%) Appium
12 3 (0.92%) Calabash
12 3 (0.92%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.92%) JBehave
13 2 (0.61%) GitLab
13 2 (0.61%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.61%) Zephyr
General
1 93 (28.53%) Finance
2 28 (8.59%) Banking
3 14 (4.29%) Aerospace
3 14 (4.29%) Retail
4 13 (3.99%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.37%) Marketing
6 10 (3.07%) Military
7 9 (2.76%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.84%) Automotive
9 5 (1.53%) Electronics
9 5 (1.53%) Legal
9 5 (1.53%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.23%) Back Office
11 3 (0.92%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.61%) Avionics
12 2 (0.61%) Billing
12 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.61%) Law
12 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 124 (38.04%) Analyst
2 115 (35.28%) Business Analyst
3 29 (8.90%) Systems Engineer
4 27 (8.28%) Architect
5 25 (7.67%) Software Engineer
6 19 (5.83%) Project Officer
7 18 (5.52%) Project Manager
8 13 (3.99%) Project Support Officer
8 13 (3.99%) Support Officer
9 11 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (3.07%) Digital Analyst
10 10 (3.07%) Digital Business Analyst
10 10 (3.07%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (3.07%) Senior Business Analyst
11 9 (2.76%) C Software Engineer
11 9 (2.76%) Network Engineer
11 9 (2.76%) Requirements Manager
11 9 (2.76%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
11 9 (2.76%) Test Engineer
12 8 (2.45%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.76%) HTML
2 8 (2.45%) Web Services
3 7 (2.15%) CSS
4 6 (1.84%) JSON
4 6 (1.84%) REST
5 5 (1.53%) JSP
6 4 (1.23%) .NET
6 4 (1.23%) XML
7 3 (0.92%) HTML5
7 3 (0.92%) jQuery
8 2 (0.61%) CSS3
8 2 (0.61%) OAuth
8 2 (0.61%) RESTful
8 2 (0.61%) SAML
9 1 (0.31%) Dojo
9 1 (0.31%) ICEfaces
9 1 (0.31%) Middleware
9 1 (0.31%) Node.js
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.31%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (10.12%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.91%) User Experience
4 13 (3.99%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.76%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (2.45%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (2.15%) Smart Meter
7 7 (2.15%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.23%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.23%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.61%) IVR
12 1 (0.31%) CESG
12 1 (0.31%) Fintech
12 1 (0.31%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.35%) Linux
2 26 (7.98%) Windows
3 13 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (3.68%) Windows 7
4 12 (3.68%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.92%) CentOS
6 3 (0.92%) Unix
7 2 (0.61%) Fedora
7 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.31%) Android
8 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.31%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (21.17%) Project Management
3 56 (17.18%) Business Analysis
4 53 (16.26%) Software Engineering
5 51 (15.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (13.80%) Change Management
6 45 (13.80%) PRINCE2
7 39 (11.96%) UML
8 38 (11.66%) Change Control
9 37 (11.35%) Validation
10 34 (10.43%) Use Case
11 33 (10.12%) Risk Management
12 29 (8.90%) ITIL
12 29 (8.90%) Scrum
13 27 (8.28%) Waterfall
14 25 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
16 22 (6.75%) Migration
17 21 (6.44%) Configuration Management
17 21 (6.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 75 (23.01%) C
2 28 (8.59%) Java
3 26 (7.98%) C++
4 17 (5.21%) SQL
5 10 (3.07%) C#
6 9 (2.76%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.76%) Python
7 6 (1.84%) Ada
8 5 (1.53%) MATLAB
9 4 (1.23%) ANSI C
10 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.61%) Perl
11 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.31%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.31%) COBOL
12 1 (0.31%) Fortran
12 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.31%) VBA
12 1 (0.31%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 104 (31.90%) Security Cleared
2 64 (19.63%) Degree
3 51 (15.64%) DV Cleared
4 47 (14.42%) SC Cleared
5 18 (5.52%) ISEB
6 17 (5.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (3.07%) PMP
8 8 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (2.15%) CCNP
10 5 (1.53%) CCNA
11 4 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.92%) CBAP
12 3 (0.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.61%) CCIE
13 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.31%) APMP
14 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.31%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.36%) QA
2 11 (3.37%) JSP 440
3 7 (2.15%) PMO
4 6 (1.84%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.53%) COBIT
6 4 (1.23%) ISO26262
7 3 (0.92%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.92%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.92%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.61%) ARP4761
8 2 (0.61%) Def Stans
8 2 (0.61%) DO-160
8 2 (0.61%) DO-254
9 1 (0.31%) Basel III
9 1 (0.31%) FINREP
9 1 (0.31%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.31%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.31%) P3O
9 1 (0.31%) SEPA
9 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Firmware
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.61%) Ansible
3 2 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.61%) Puppet
3 2 (0.61%) Salt
4 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.31%) Kibana
4 1 (0.31%) logstash
4 1 (0.31%) MOM
4 1 (0.31%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.52%) VMware
3 17 (5.21%) CA Agile Central
4 15 (4.60%) SAP
5 14 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.99%) Oracle
7 10 (3.07%) Atlassian
7 10 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.76%) Adobe
8 9 (2.76%) Cisco
8 9 (2.76%) HP
8 9 (2.76%) IBM
9 6 (1.84%) Siemens
10 5 (1.53%) CA
10 5 (1.53%) Tableau
11 4 (1.23%) PTC
12 3 (0.92%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.92%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.61%) AppDynamics
13 2 (0.61%) Splunk
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £350 - £355 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + None
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Digital Gurus
Rate: £350 - £465 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
LA International
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago