The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 108 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 15 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.77% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £344 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.25 £11.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+418.27% -41.87%
GAP Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1992 1941 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.39% 73.33% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1061 988 1018
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 36 58
Average hourly rate £16.09 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.49% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £127.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Berkshire region.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Berkshire region.

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +9 3 £350 -19.54%
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Reading -16 1 - -
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) SAP
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (23.08%) CRM
3 6 (23.08%) SDLC
4 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
4 5 (19.23%) Use Case
4 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 5 (19.23%) Workflow
5 4 (15.38%) Finance
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) SAP Certification
5 4 (15.38%) PMP
5 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 4 (15.38%) JIRA
5 4 (15.38%) Life Science
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (11.54%) Data Management
6 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
6 3 (11.54%) ISEB
7 2 (7.69%) LIMS
7 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 2 (7.69%) ATG

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
2 2 (7.69%) SAP CO
2 2 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (7.69%) SAP MM
2 2 (7.69%) SAP PP
2 2 (7.69%) SAP PP-PI
2 2 (7.69%) SAP QM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.85%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
1 1 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Billing
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Consultant
4 8 (30.77%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) SAP FI Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Supply Chain Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 2 (7.69%) SAP CO Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) SAP QM Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) UML Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Life Science
2 2 (7.69%) LIMS
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) CRM
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) SDLC
3 5 (19.23%) Use Case
3 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
3 5 (19.23%) Workflow
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 4 (15.38%) PMP
2 4 (15.38%) SAP Certification
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) ATG
3 2 (7.69%) Endeca
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) IFS
4 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.85%) Progress
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
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