The table below looks at the statistics for Requirements Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 112 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £363 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £410 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £490 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £33.90
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 in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1892 1948 1529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.06% 81.10% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1064 909
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 63 95
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.09 £11.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.40 £37.50
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 the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Warwickshire -2 1 £425 +6.25%
Birmingham -3 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Use Case
1 5 (38.46%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Teamcenter
3 3 (23.08%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Siemens NX
4 2 (15.38%) PTC Creo
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) CATIA
4 2 (15.38%) PLM
4 2 (15.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) CAD
4 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
4 2 (15.38%) CAE
5 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.69%) Simulink
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) GIS
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) MS Project
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
1 2 (15.38%) CATIA
1 2 (15.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 2 (15.38%) PTC Creo
1 2 (15.38%) Siemens NX
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Process Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Treasury Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Voice Recording Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Change Control
1 5 (38.46%) Use Case
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) CAD
3 2 (15.38%) CAE
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) PLM
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Cash Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
1 1 (7.69%) Avaya
1 1 (7.69%) Coverity
1 1 (7.69%) EMC
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) NICE Systems