The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
England / East Midlands
Rank 99 96 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.067% 0.062% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.077% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £601 £415 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.69% +23.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +5.16% +1.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.87%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1200 1300 1246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 80.38% 80.30% 77.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 804 708
Median daily rate £380 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 42
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.81% +71.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in the East Midlands

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Management in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in the East Midlands

Requirements Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 6 (75.00%) Use Case
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) PMP
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Siemens
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) CAD
5 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
5 1 (12.50%) CAE
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) CATIA
5 1 (12.50%) PLM
5 1 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter

Requirements Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
1 1 (12.50%) CATIA
1 1 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
1 1 (12.50%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) CAD Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Designer
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Use Case
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) CAD
5 1 (12.50%) CAE
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) PLM
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) APMP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) P3O
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Rockwell
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Siemens
1 1 (12.50%) VMware