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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
UK
Rank 446 449 458
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 155 171 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 69 100
Median daily rate £450 £405 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 11
Median hourly rate £30.00 £42.46 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.34% +6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.85 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-28.31% +4.62%

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
36851 41553 39200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.17% 81.71% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24406 26875 25353
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1218 1044
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +13 139 £450 +11.80% 19
London +20 47 £488 +15.24% 6
South West +33 43 £500 +46.19% 3
South East +4 21 £425 +7.93% 4
Gloucestershire +8 18 £500 -
East of England +12 12 £250 - 1
Hampshire -11 12 £425 -5.55% 3
Wiltshire - 10 £495 -
South Wales +14 8 £425 +4.93%
Wales +14 8 £425 +4.93%
Bristol +8 8 £463 +59.70% 2
Essex +3 5 £250 -
Salisbury - 5 £495 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £600 -
East Midlands +4 4 £425 +16.43% 1
Derbyshire +2 4 £425 - 1
West Midlands +1 4 - - 3
Cardiff +22 3 £425 +4.93%
Surrey +19 3 £400 +5.26% 1
Somerset +8 3 £425 -5.55%
Yorkshire +8 3 £525 +29.62%
Derby +7 3 £405 - 1
Swindon - 3 £500 -
West Yorkshire +16 2 £500 +23.45%
Milton Keynes +9 2 £308 -
Berkshire +9 2 £400 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire +8 2 £308 -
Hertfordshire +2 2 - - 1
Yeovil 0 2 - -
Winchester -7 2 £325 +13.04%

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 106 (33.02%) Security Cleared
2 98 (30.53%) Finance
3 87 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (23.99%) C
5 71 (22.12%) Project Management
6 63 (19.63%) Business Analysis
7 53 (16.51%) SC Cleared
7 53 (16.51%) Change Management
8 51 (15.89%) Software Engineering
9 50 (15.58%) Rational DOORS
10 49 (15.26%) Degree
11 48 (14.95%) DV Cleared
12 47 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (14.33%) Validation
14 43 (13.40%) UML
15 42 (13.08%) PRINCE2
16 40 (12.46%) Change Control
17 39 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (10.28%) C++
19 32 (9.97%) Risk Management
19 32 (9.97%) Management Information System
20 31 (9.66%) Banking
20 31 (9.66%) Linux
20 31 (9.66%) MS Excel
21 28 (8.72%) ITIL
21 28 (8.72%) Use Case
22 27 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
22 27 (8.41%) Windows
22 27 (8.41%) Java
23 26 (8.10%) Waterfall

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 (3.74%) CMS
2 7 (2.18%) Apache
3 5 (1.56%) Confluence
4 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.93%) IIS
6 2 (0.62%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.31%) JBoss
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.30%) MS Project
3 13 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (2.49%) MS Office
6 7 (2.18%) Simulink
7 6 (1.87%) Photoshop
7 6 (1.87%) Stateflow
8 4 (1.25%) AutoCAD
8 4 (1.25%) CATIA
8 4 (1.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 4 (1.25%) PTC Creo
8 4 (1.25%) Siemens NX
8 4 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.93%) TargetLink
9 3 (0.93%) Windchill
10 2 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (4.36%) Teamcenter
2 3 (0.93%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.62%) Primavera
3 2 (0.62%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.31%) BPCS
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.31%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.43%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.25%) GitHub
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.62%) Office 365
5 1 (0.31%) IaaS
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.17%) TCP/IP
2 18 (5.61%) SNMP
3 15 (4.67%) VoIP
4 5 (1.56%) Wireless
5 4 (1.25%) Internet
5 4 (1.25%) SAN
6 3 (0.93%) FTP
7 2 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.62%) DNS
7 2 (0.62%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.62%) Network Security
8 1 (0.31%) LAN
8 1 (0.31%) Profibus
8 1 (0.31%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.31%) RS-232
8 1 (0.31%) RS-485
8 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.31%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.43%) Big Data
1 11 (3.43%) Hadoop
2 7 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (1.56%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.62%) DB2
5 2 (0.62%) MySQL
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.62%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.31%) GIS
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (15.58%) Rational DOORS
2 18 (5.61%) Eclipse
3 17 (5.30%) JIRA
4 12 (3.74%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.49%) GCC
5 8 (2.49%) StarTeam
6 7 (2.18%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.62%) Appium
9 2 (0.62%) Calabash
9 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.62%) GitLab
9 2 (0.62%) JBehave
9 2 (0.62%) Selenium
9 2 (0.62%) Subversion
9 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.31%) MSTest
General
1 98 (30.53%) Finance
2 31 (9.66%) Banking
3 19 (5.92%) Retail
4 17 (5.30%) Aerospace
5 12 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.43%) Legal
6 11 (3.43%) Military
7 8 (2.49%) Marketing
8 6 (1.87%) Electronics
8 6 (1.87%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.25%) Automotive
9 4 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.93%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.62%) Avionics
11 2 (0.62%) Back Office
11 2 (0.62%) Billing
11 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.62%) Law
11 2 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 136 (42.37%) Analyst
2 121 (37.69%) Business Analyst
3 29 (9.03%) Systems Engineer
4 24 (7.48%) Architect
4 24 (7.48%) Software Engineer
5 22 (6.85%) Project Officer
6 15 (4.67%) Project Support Officer
6 15 (4.67%) Support Officer
7 14 (4.36%) Project Manager
8 9 (2.80%) Digital Analyst
8 9 (2.80%) Digital Business Analyst
8 9 (2.80%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 9 (2.80%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (2.80%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (2.49%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 8 (2.49%) IT Analyst
9 8 (2.49%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (2.49%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (2.49%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (2.18%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.80%) HTML
2 7 (2.18%) .NET
2 7 (2.18%) XML
3 6 (1.87%) CSS
4 5 (1.56%) Web Services
5 4 (1.25%) JSP
6 3 (0.93%) HTML5
6 3 (0.93%) jQuery
7 2 (0.62%) CSS3
8 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.31%) Dojo
8 1 (0.31%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.31%) ICEfaces
8 1 (0.31%) JSF
8 1 (0.31%) JSON
8 1 (0.31%) MDX
8 1 (0.31%) Node.js
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.31%) REST
8 1 (0.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (9.97%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.61%) Mathematics
4 17 (5.30%) Physics
4 17 (5.30%) User Experience
5 10 (3.12%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (2.80%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (2.49%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.18%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.18%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.87%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.56%) IVR
11 4 (1.25%) Market Risk
11 4 (1.25%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.62%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.62%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.62%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.62%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.62%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 31 (9.66%) Linux
2 27 (8.41%) Windows
3 10 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.49%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.49%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.18%) Unix
7 3 (0.93%) CentOS
8 2 (0.62%) AIX
8 2 (0.62%) Fedora
8 2 (0.62%) Solaris
8 2 (0.62%) SUSE
8 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Android
9 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.31%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (22.12%) Project Management
3 63 (19.63%) Business Analysis
4 53 (16.51%) Change Management
5 51 (15.89%) Software Engineering
6 47 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (14.33%) Validation
8 43 (13.40%) UML
9 42 (13.08%) PRINCE2
10 40 (12.46%) Change Control
11 32 (9.97%) Risk Management
12 28 (8.72%) ITIL
12 28 (8.72%) Use Case
13 27 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (8.10%) Waterfall
15 23 (7.17%) Migration
16 22 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
16 22 (6.85%) User Stories
17 21 (6.54%) Document Management
17 21 (6.54%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 77 (23.99%) C
2 33 (10.28%) C++
3 27 (8.41%) Java
4 22 (6.85%) SQL
5 13 (4.05%) C#
6 10 (3.12%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.18%) Ada
7 7 (2.18%) MATLAB
8 4 (1.25%) Perl
8 4 (1.25%) Python
8 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.93%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.93%) Fortran
9 3 (0.93%) VBA
10 2 (0.62%) ANSI C
10 2 (0.62%) COBOL
10 2 (0.62%) Korn
10 2 (0.62%) Visual J++
11 1 (0.31%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.31%) VC++
Qualifications
1 106 (33.02%) Security Cleared
2 53 (16.51%) SC Cleared
3 49 (15.26%) Degree
4 48 (14.95%) DV Cleared
5 17 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (4.98%) ISEB
7 8 (2.49%) PMP
8 5 (1.56%) CCNP
8 5 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.25%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.93%) CBAP
10 3 (0.93%) CCNA
10 3 (0.93%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.93%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.62%) APMP
11 2 (0.62%) CCIE
12 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.85%) QA
2 8 (2.49%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.18%) JSP 440
4 5 (1.56%) DO-178B
4 5 (1.56%) IEC 61508
4 5 (1.56%) ISO26262
5 4 (1.25%) COBIT
6 3 (0.93%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.62%) ARP4761
7 2 (0.62%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.62%) DO-160
7 2 (0.62%) DO-254
7 2 (0.62%) MiFID
8 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.31%) EMIR
8 1 (0.31%) FINREP
8 1 (0.31%) ISO15022
8 1 (0.31%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.31%) P3O
8 1 (0.31%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.12%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.25%) Firmware
4 2 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.62%) Ansible
2 2 (0.62%) MOM
2 2 (0.62%) Puppet
2 2 (0.62%) Salt
3 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.31%) Kibana
3 1 (0.31%) logstash
3 1 (0.31%) SCCM
3 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (7.48%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.85%) Oracle
3 18 (5.61%) VMware
4 14 (4.36%) IBM
5 13 (4.05%) Red Hat
5 13 (4.05%) SAP
6 8 (2.49%) Adobe
7 6 (1.87%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (1.87%) Cisco
7 6 (1.87%) Coverity
7 6 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.87%) Tableau
8 5 (1.56%) Siemens
9 4 (1.25%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.25%) EMC
9 4 (1.25%) HP
9 4 (1.25%) Siebel
10 3 (0.93%) MathWorks
10 3 (0.93%) PTC
10 3 (0.93%) Sun
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