Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Requirements Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Requirements Engineering over the 6 months to 9 December 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.

Requirements Engineering
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 147 158
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 +17
Contract jobs citing Requirements Engineering 13 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.38% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 12
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -19.05% +43.84%
10th Percentile £370 £323 £377
90th Percentile £475 £451 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £515
% change year-on-year -5.88% -17.48% +41.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Requirements Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,973 2,620 3,091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.49% 86.61% 87.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,030 1,809 2,013
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £545 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.85% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 67 71
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.81% +10.34% -4.92%
10th Percentile £11.22 £9.81 £10.20
90th Percentile £31.20 £40.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +0.45%

Requirements Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Requirements Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Requirements Engineering in West Yorkshire

Requirements Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Engineering in West Yorkshire

Requirements Engineering
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Requirements Engineering within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Leeds +7 11 £400 -5.88%
Requirements Engineering
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Requirements Engineering 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Requirements Engineering.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
2 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Confluence
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (30.77%) Trello
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 4 (30.77%) Slack
4 4 (30.77%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (23.08%) Epics
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) BPMN
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) NHS
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (7.69%) GDPR
7 1 (7.69%) Service Design

Requirements Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (30.77%) Confluence
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Slack
1 4 (30.77%) Trello
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Analyst
1 13 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business IT Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) IT Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Product Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Product Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Product Owner
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Business Process Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) BPMN
4 3 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (23.08%) Epics
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) UML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft