The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Requirements Management
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 105 100
Contract jobs citing Requirements Management 0 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.26% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.31% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 10
Median daily rate - £396 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £388 £383
% change year-on-year +5.16% +1.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +15.54%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1136 1602 1556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.71% 82.83% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 1121 997
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £35.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Requirements Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Requirements Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Requirements Management in West Yorkshire

Requirements Management
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Requirements Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Requirements Management
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA