The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 24 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 Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.93% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £342 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £414 £400
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £37.39
% change year-on-year +11.53% +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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 285 224 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 88.79% 77.51% 83.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 168 222
Median daily rate £360 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 11
Median hourly rate £16.28 £19.63 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.04% +26.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.00 £19.35
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 Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SysML
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Munging
3 1 (25.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Ingres
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Ingres
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Data Munging
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SysML
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle