Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 19 January 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
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 24 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.84% 2.48% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 2.96% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Halifax median daily rate £405 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +3.70% +1.89%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £405
% change year-on-year -10.53% +17.28% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Halifax with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 113 135 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 80.14% 83.85% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 113 156
Halifax median daily rate £405 £356 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.76% - -13.70%
10th Percentile £281 £261 £268
90th Percentile £507 £455 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Halifax median hourly rate £18.75 - £12.50
10th Percentile £18.13 - £9.60
90th Percentile £19.38 - £18.15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +10.34% -5.57% +5.90%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in Halifax

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (25.00%) Retail Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (25.00%) Retail

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA