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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 33 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.52% 1.89% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 2.31% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +5.16% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £36.75 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.59%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +12.04% +18.57%  

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 150 216 281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 77.72% 81.51% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 106 179
Median daily rate £388 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 19
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.77% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £32.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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 3 months to 27 April 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
Yeovil +5 1 - -
Requirements Management
South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) Ada
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Military
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
1 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

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