The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Management
Rank 63 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.63% 0.38% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.54% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£270 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.86% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £37.75
% change year-on-year
- +0.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
570 369 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.34% 70.15% 67.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 228 238
Average daily rate £388 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.90 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £16.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Requirements Management
UK

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -16 2 £270 -22.85%
Requirements Management
UK

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Requirements Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Requirements Management.

1 5 (50.00%) Test Management
1 5 (50.00%) SysML
1 5 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 4 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (40.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Requirements Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Requirements Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SysML
1 5 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 4 (40.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft