The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 27 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.

Requirements Management
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 367 383 381
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 31 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 35 22
Median daily rate £520 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £324 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £388 £383
% change year-on-year +5.48% +1.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +15.54%  

Requirements Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16487 18855 17641
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.16% 85.15% 81.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11864 13608 12398
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 194 250
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Requirements Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in London

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in London

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Requirements Management in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Requirements Management in London

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in London

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 5 £408 -9.69% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
Hackney - 1 £275 -
Requirements Management
England

Requirements Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 London region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 30 (37.97%) Finance
2 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (30.38%) MS Excel
4 22 (27.85%) Project Management
5 20 (25.32%) Banking
6 17 (21.52%) Change Management
6 17 (21.52%) Security Cleared
7 16 (20.25%) Business Analysis
8 14 (17.72%) MS Visio
9 13 (16.46%) Degree
9 13 (16.46%) JIRA
9 13 (16.46%) Use Case
9 13 (16.46%) Waterfall
10 12 (15.19%) C
10 12 (15.19%) Scrum
11 11 (13.92%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
11 11 (13.92%) PRINCE
11 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (12.66%) SDLC
12 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
13 9 (11.39%) MS Project
13 9 (11.39%) User Stories
13 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
13 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (10.13%) COBIT
14 8 (10.13%) DV Cleared
14 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (10.13%) BPMN

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (7.59%) Confluence
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.27%) Drupal
3 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (30.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.72%) MS Visio
3 9 (11.39%) MS Project
4 7 (8.86%) MS Office
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.27%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) GitHub
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) G Suite
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) Big Data
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.27%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) JIRA
2 4 (5.06%) Artifactory
3 3 (3.80%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.53%) Appium
4 2 (2.53%) Calabash
4 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.53%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.53%) JBehave
4 2 (2.53%) Maven
4 2 (2.53%) Selenium
4 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.53%) TestRail
4 2 (2.53%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.27%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.27%) GitLab
5 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (37.97%) Finance
2 20 (25.32%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Legal
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.53%) Billing
5 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Law
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (54.43%) Analyst
2 42 (53.16%) Business Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Architect
4 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Requirements Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Business Requirements Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Business Requirements Manager
6 6 (7.59%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.59%) Requirements Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Requirements Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Requirements Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Business Support Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) RESTful
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) CSS
2 1 (1.27%) CSS3
2 1 (1.27%) Dropwizard
2 1 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.27%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) HTML5
2 1 (1.27%) jQuery
2 1 (1.27%) Node.js
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.27%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
2 1 (1.27%) XBRL
2 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Fintech
6 1 (1.27%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Linux
2 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.53%) CentOS
5 1 (1.27%) Fedora
5 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (27.85%) Project Management
4 17 (21.52%) Change Management
5 16 (20.25%) Business Analysis
6 13 (16.46%) Use Case
6 13 (16.46%) Waterfall
7 12 (15.19%) Scrum
8 11 (13.92%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (13.92%) PRINCE
9 10 (12.66%) SDLC
10 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (11.39%) User Stories
11 8 (10.13%) Analytics
11 8 (10.13%) BPMN
11 8 (10.13%) DevOps
12 7 (8.86%) Feasibility Study
12 7 (8.86%) ITIL
12 7 (8.86%) Target Operating Model
12 7 (8.86%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) C
2 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.53%) Java
3 2 (2.53%) Perl
3 2 (2.53%) Python
3 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.46%) Degree
3 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.13%) DV Cleared
5 6 (7.59%) ISEB
5 6 (7.59%) PMP
6 3 (3.80%) CBAP
6 3 (3.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.53%) CCIE
7 2 (2.53%) CCNP
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.27%) ACCA
8 1 (1.27%) CIMA
8 1 (1.27%) CIPFA
8 1 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) COBIT
2 6 (7.59%) QA
3 5 (6.33%) JSP 440
3 5 (6.33%) PMO
4 4 (5.06%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.27%) Basel III
5 1 (1.27%) FINREP
5 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.27%) MiFID
5 1 (1.27%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.53%) Ansible
2 2 (2.53%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.53%) Puppet
2 2 (2.53%) Salt
3 1 (1.27%) Kibana
3 1 (1.27%) logstash
3 1 (1.27%) MOM
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) VMware
3 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle
4 5 (6.33%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (6.33%) Tableau
5 4 (5.06%) IBM
6 3 (3.80%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.53%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco
7 2 (2.53%) CODA
7 2 (2.53%) HP
7 2 (2.53%) SAP
7 2 (2.53%) Splunk
7 2 (2.53%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.27%) EMC
8 1 (1.27%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.27%) NICE Systems
8 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.27%) Thales