Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Requirements Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 6 months to 20 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 Engineering
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 88 100
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 +5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.36% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.48% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £388 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.78% -25.81%
East of England median daily rate - £463 £356
% change year-on-year - +29.82% -13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Requirements Engineering 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1250 1051 1234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.08% 76.66% 75.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 608 621
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +2.81% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £223 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £565
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 55 98
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £31.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.94% +47.60% +30.45%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.42 £9.70
90th Percentile £46.50 £53.75 £42.88
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.45 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.34% +23.33% +5.99%

Requirements Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Requirements Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Engineering in Hertfordshire

Requirements Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Engineering in Hertfordshire

Requirements Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Watford -2 5 - -
Requirements Engineering
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Engineering 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Requirements Engineering.

1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP

Requirements Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Project Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared