Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for RequisitePro skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RequisitePro over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 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.

IBM Rational RequisitePro
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 885 829 901
Rank change year-on-year -56 +72 -28
Contract jobs citing RequisitePro 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.005% 0.018% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
UK median daily rate £350 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +1.82% +26.92%
10th Percentile £325 £388 £375
90th Percentile £375 £436 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

RequisitePro is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 20,742 16,733 16,715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.05% 17.57% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,255 11,394 11,379
UK median daily rate £468 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £295
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 335 295
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £26.45 £28.75 £26.60
90th Percentile £60.19 £57.50 £52.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RequisitePro as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RequisitePro in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RequisitePro in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RequisitePro in the UK

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Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RequisitePro within the UK over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
South East -5 1 £350 -16.67%
UK excluding London -12 1 £350 -16.67%
England -51 1 £350 -16.67% 2

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RequisitePro also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for RequisitePro.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall