Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 94 107
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 -5
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 0.14% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.17% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Reading median daily rate £450 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +50.00% -53.85%
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £450 £350
% change year-on-year +4.44% +28.57% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1040 1173 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.34% 79.58% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 615 923
Reading median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% - -
10th Percentile £275 £228 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 83
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.05
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in Reading

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in Reading

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (50.00%) Post-Production
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Varonis
2 1 (25.00%) DatAdvantage

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Post-Production
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Varonis