Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 40 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 +28 +3
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 13 40 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.96% 4.38% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 5.51% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate £405 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.00% - -
South West median daily rate £428 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -5.00% +20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
10th Percentile £22.88 £22.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £30.18 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year +14.55% -19.71% +12.30%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 544 726 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.93% 79.52% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 427 466
Gloucestershire median daily rate £404 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £229 £213 £213
90th Percentile £552 £555 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 67 42
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.11% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.14 £46.60 £54.21
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in Gloucestershire

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in Gloucestershire

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in Gloucestershire

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Management in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Requirements Management in Gloucestershire

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Cheltenham - 4 - -
Gloucester -5 1 £405 -31.06%
Requirements Management
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (61.54%) Change Control
1 8 (61.54%) Information Assurance
2 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) Document Management
3 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
3 4 (30.77%) Avionics
4 3 (23.08%) DO-178B
4 3 (23.08%) DO-254
4 3 (23.08%) ARP4754
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) QA
6 1 (7.69%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
2 4 (30.77%) Avionics
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Control Officer
1 7 (53.85%) Project Officer
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Change Control
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (61.54%) Information Assurance
1 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Document Management
2 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ARP4754
1 3 (23.08%) DO-178B
1 3 (23.08%) DO-254
2 1 (7.69%) QA