The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
UK / Wales
Rank 58 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.29% 0.33% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.40% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Median daily rate £425 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.16 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-28.83% +5.38%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
499 505 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.23% 84.45% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 378 301
Median daily rate £400 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -12.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £47.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.27% +110.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Requirements Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 20 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
South Wales +18 8 £425 +4.93%
Requirements Management
UK

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) C
3 15 (75.00%) VoIP
3 15 (75.00%) SNMP
4 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (65.00%) UML
5 13 (65.00%) Eclipse
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) Linux
6 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (40.00%) GCC
7 7 (35.00%) C++
7 7 (35.00%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (35.00%) OO
8 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) C#
9 5 (25.00%) Coverity
9 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (25.00%) StarTeam
10 3 (15.00%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
11 2 (10.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
11 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (10.00%) Scrum
11 2 (10.00%) Military
11 2 (10.00%) Use Case

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (75.00%) SNMP
2 15 (75.00%) VoIP
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (40.00%) GCC
2 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (25.00%) StarTeam
5 3 (15.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (5.00%) JIRA
6 1 (5.00%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (5.00%) MSTest
6 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Military
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) C Software Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) C Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Senior VoIP Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) UML
3 7 (35.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Test Management
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) C++
4 6 (30.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Coverity
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle