The first table below looks at the demand for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 17 April 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 West Midlands 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Requirements Management
Rank 101 82 106
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 17 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.87% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.28% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £360 £700 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +118.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +51.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1648 1253 1423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.59% 68.36% 62.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 607 673
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 96 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £155.00 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Requirements Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Requirements Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Requirements Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Requirements Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management across the West Midlands region.

Requirements Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Coventry -5 11 £360 - 1
Warwickshire - - - - 2
Requirements Management
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Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (36.67%) Project Management
1 11 (36.67%) Validation
1 11 (36.67%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (30.00%) Time Management
2 9 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (30.00%) ENOVIA
3 7 (23.33%) ClearQuest
3 7 (23.33%) ClearCase
4 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (16.67%) Change Control
5 5 (16.67%) SOA
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) SAP
6 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
7 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (10.00%) Banking
7 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (6.67%) PLM
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.67%) ERP
8 2 (6.67%) Java
8 2 (6.67%) Degree
8 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.67%) Physics

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) ENOVIA
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.33%) DELMIA
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (23.33%) ClearCase
2 7 (23.33%) ClearQuest
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Requirements Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Communications Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (6.67%) Physics
2 1 (3.33%) Human Factors
2 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) EPoS
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Project Management
1 11 (36.67%) Validation
2 9 (30.00%) Time Management
3 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (16.67%) SOA
4 5 (16.67%) Change Control
5 4 (13.33%) Change Management
5 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
7 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) PLM
8 1 (3.33%) PDM
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) X++
2 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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