Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 160 172
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 +12
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 17 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.41% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.94% -2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £407 £369 £308
90th Percentile £490 £466 £500
South East median daily rate £410 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £44.12 £42.00 £50.50
% change year-on-year +5.04% -16.83% +16.09%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3436 3502 3914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.60% 81.39% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1791 1883 2160
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £227
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 133 179
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.30 £13.40
90th Percentile £39.58 £48.50 £44.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Requirements Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 4 £450 -
Bracknell +4 1 £425 +13.33%
Newbury -3 1 £390 -
Requirements Management
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (41.18%) Primavera
2 7 (41.18%) ERP
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) User Experience
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Billing
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Product Management
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) Spring
6 2 (11.76%) Logistics
6 2 (11.76%) ActiveMQ

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 2 (11.76%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (41.18%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) 3GPP
1 2 (11.76%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (11.76%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (5.88%) 3G
2 1 (5.88%) 4G
2 1 (5.88%) LTE
2 1 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Billing
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Business Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) ERP Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) ERP Business Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Java Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) OSS Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Service Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Telematics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
1 2 (11.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
1 7 (41.18%) ERP
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (17.65%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Logistics
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Post-Production
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Varonis