Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 17 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 36 41
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 1.98% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.41% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Chester median daily rate - £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% +7.14%
Cheshire median daily rate - £450 £384
% change year-on-year - +17.26% +11.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 174 249 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 81.69% 82.18% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 224 184
Chester median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £236 £304
90th Percentile £502 £525 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 22
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 - £23.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.42 £19.64 £17.50
% change year-on-year -26.59% +12.24% -5.41%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in Chester

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in Chester