Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 28 July 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 48 61
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13 +14
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.88% 0.99% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.29% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Somerset median daily rate £360 - -
South West median daily rate £450 £360 £380
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Somerset median hourly rate - £36.75 £37.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.09% +12.06%
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £31.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +33.86% -9.29% -3.45%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 357 387 543
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 78.81% 76.33% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 202 321
Somerset median daily rate £375 £366 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.39% +1.03% +3.94%
10th Percentile £220 £228 £275
90th Percentile £525 £510 £530
South West median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 58 62
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £39.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -0.67% +15.28%
10th Percentile £26.85 £16.68 £28.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £44.50 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +40.00%

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Management in Somerset

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in Somerset

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in Somerset

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Taunton - 2 £355 -
Yeovil +1 1 - -
Bath - 1 £383 -
Requirements Management
South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Ada
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Ada
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL