The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Requirements Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Management over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Requirements Management
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 105 107
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 5 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 0.60% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.75% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £481 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.94% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £430 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £506 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £414 £400
% change year-on-year -0.30% +3.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £39.00 £37.39
% change year-on-year +14.10% +4.30%  

Requirements Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1493 1861 1933
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.27% 80.01% 78.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 1025 954
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 71 76
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Requirements Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in Berkshire

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in Berkshire

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Management in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Management in Berkshire

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in Berkshire

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Reading +16 4 £513 - 2
Newbury +4 1 £390 -
Requirements Management
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Billing
1 3 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 3 (50.00%) Product Management
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Post-Production
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) HOOD
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Billing
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Java Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Post-Production
1 3 (50.00%) Product Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) HOOD
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
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