The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RequisitePro skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RequisitePro over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational RequisitePro
UK / England
Rank - 611 587
Contract jobs citing RequisitePro 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.014% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

RequisitePro is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7223 7107 6284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.51% 14.60% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4758 4080
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 169 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £31.50 £28.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing RequisitePro as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for RequisitePro in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RequisitePro in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for RequisitePro in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RequisitePro in England