Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Requirements Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 6 months to 22 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 Engineering
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 109 123
Rank change year-on-year -26 +14 +2
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.042% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.14% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £478 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.18% +12.35% +150.00%
10th Percentile £500 £447 £301
90th Percentile £600 £514 £463
South East median daily rate £400 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.53% +49.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.64 - £46.50

Requirements Engineering 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1930 1472 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.71% 84.16% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 802 1108
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £235 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 60 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £9.72 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Requirements Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Requirements Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Engineering in Buckinghamshire

Requirements Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Engineering in Buckinghamshire

Requirements Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Milton Keynes -29 1 £550 +15.18%
Requirements Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Engineering 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Requirements Engineering.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Prism
1 1 (100.00%) Robotic Process Automation

Requirements Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Robotic Process Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Prism