The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 28 June 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 East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 74 58
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16  
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 11 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.23% 0.27% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 0.30% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £438 £406 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +0.60% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £39.00 £37.74
% change year-on-year +14.10% +3.33%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 429 660 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.84% 89.07% 85.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 411 302
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 10
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +3.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in West Sussex

Requirements Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Requirements Management in West Sussex

Requirements Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Gatwick - 7 £438 -
Crawley 0 1 - -
Worthing - 1 - -
Requirements Management
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 19 (86.36%) Rational DOORS
2 18 (81.82%) Degree
2 18 (81.82%) Requirements Engineering
2 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (77.27%) Scrum
3 17 (77.27%) HP
3 17 (77.27%) CA
3 17 (77.27%) JIRA
3 17 (77.27%) Atlassian
3 17 (77.27%) Process Improvement
3 17 (77.27%) Coaching
3 17 (77.27%) CA Agile Central
3 17 (77.27%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) IIBA
5 1 (4.55%) QMS
5 1 (4.55%) Avionics
5 1 (4.55%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++

Requirements Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Rational DOORS
2 17 (77.27%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Requirements Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) DOORS Engineer
3 10 (45.45%) QC Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Architect
6 1 (4.55%) DOORS Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Strategy Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (81.82%) Requirements Engineering
2 17 (77.27%) Coaching
2 17 (77.27%) Process Improvement
2 17 (77.27%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) QMS
4 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) C++
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Atlassian
1 17 (77.27%) CA
1 17 (77.27%) CA Agile Central
1 17 (77.27%) HP