Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 11 December 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 252 230
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22 +21
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 7 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.093% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
City of London median daily rate £475 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +5.77% +25.68%
10th Percentile £433 £513 £372
90th Percentile £488 £570 £577
Central London median daily rate £475 £550 £410
% change year-on-year -13.64% +34.15% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,234 6,439 5,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.34% 89.59% 88.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,925 5,134 4,577
City of London median daily rate £510 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.99% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £319
90th Percentile £675 £688 £672
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 59 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.22 £13.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £33.60 £31.10 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Requirements Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in the City of London

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) GitHub
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (28.57%) Sqoop
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Kafka
3 2 (28.57%) logstash
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Kibana
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
3 2 (28.57%) HBase
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) Publishing
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Java

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
2 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (14.29%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) HBase
1 2 (28.57%) Presto
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) Spark SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Sqoop
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Tester
1 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (28.57%) Kafka
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
1 2 (28.57%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Data Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Scala
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (28.57%) Kibana
1 2 (28.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) Zscaler