Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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.

IBM Rational RequisitePro
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 895 889
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 -62
Contract jobs citing RequisitePro 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.016% 0.006% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
UK median daily rate £420 £475 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.58% +38.69% -14.38%
10th Percentile £388 £463 £330
90th Percentile £436 £488 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 18966 17312 16348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.70% 16.51% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 11665 10881
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 250 340
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.70 £53.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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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 4 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 November 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
England +24 3 £420 -11.58%
London -26 2 £411 -13.47%
South East - 1 £420 -
UK excluding London - 1 £420 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RequisitePro also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for RequisitePro.

1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) SysML
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (100.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Sequence Diagram
2 2 (66.67%) State Machine
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

RequisitePro
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 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SysML Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) State Machine
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) SysML
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Sequence Diagram
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) IBM