The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 June 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
North West > Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 100 85
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.35% 0.28% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.34% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Manchester median daily rate £350 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -1.84%  
North West median daily rate £350 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -17.64% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £34.00 £46.25 £45.47
% change year-on-year -26.48% +1.71%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1124 1474 1169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.72% 82.53% 77.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 3398 2373
Manchester median daily rate £400 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +12.32%  
10th Percentile £275 £264 £258
90th Percentile £575 £575 £555
North West median daily rate £413 £415 £388
% change year-on-year -0.60% +7.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 63 64
Manchester median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.85%  
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.50 £11.08
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.40 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in Manchester

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in Manchester

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (60.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) IFRS
5 1 (20.00%) IFRS 9

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Change Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Retail Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (60.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) IFRS
1 1 (20.00%) IFRS 9