Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 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
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 180 200
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 -5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 21 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.38% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 1
East of England median daily rate £450 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -21.43% +3.70%
England median daily rate £435 £450 £411
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.42% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
East of England median hourly rate - £44.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.56% +25.00%
England median hourly rate £40.58 £27.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +47.55% -32.93% +8.47%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4265 3967 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.66% 81.39% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2460 2302 2704
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £548 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 320 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in the East of England

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in the East of England

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Management in the East of England

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in the East of England

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Management within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 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
Essex -11 12 £425 +70.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -16 4 £458 +52.50%
Hertfordshire -6 3 £588 +56.67%
Bedfordshire -8 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £450 -
Requirements Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Validation
2 12 (57.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 12 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (52.38%) Wireframes
4 10 (47.62%) Statistical Analysis
4 10 (47.62%) Data Mapping
4 10 (47.62%) Data Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Data Transformation
4 10 (47.62%) Scrum
4 10 (47.62%) Middleware
4 10 (47.62%) XML
4 10 (47.62%) XSLT
4 10 (47.62%) UML
5 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) Data Flow Diagram
7 7 (33.33%) Ingres
7 7 (33.33%) Data Mining
7 7 (33.33%) MySQL
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle
8 6 (28.57%) Data Munging
9 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (19.05%) Business Process Modelling
10 4 (19.05%) DevOps
10 4 (19.05%) SDLC
11 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
11 2 (9.52%) Project Management
11 2 (9.52%) Migration
11 2 (9.52%) Retail

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.76%) CATIA
1 1 (4.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (4.76%) PTC Creo
1 1 (4.76%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) 3GPP
1 1 (4.76%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (4.76%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 7 (33.33%) Ingres
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Analyst
2 14 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Business Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) UML Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Middleware
1 10 (47.62%) XML
1 10 (47.62%) XSLT
2 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 12 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 12 (57.14%) Validation
3 11 (52.38%) Wireframes
4 10 (47.62%) Data Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Data Mapping
4 10 (47.62%) Data Transformation
4 10 (47.62%) Scrum
4 10 (47.62%) Statistical Analysis
4 10 (47.62%) UML
5 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
6 8 (38.10%) Data Flow Diagram
7 6 (28.57%) Data Munging
8 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (19.05%) Business Process Modelling
9 4 (19.05%) DevOps
9 4 (19.05%) SDLC
10 2 (9.52%) Service Design
10 2 (9.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Siemens