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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
South East / Berkshire
Rank 79 104 115
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +11
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 26 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.29% 0.83% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.03% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 10
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £60.25 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-14.52% +412.76%

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
1619 2043 2097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.23% 81.17% 75.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 1081 1066
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 45
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.04% -44.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Bracknell - 7 £450 -
Reading +13 5 £400 -
Newbury +6 4 £425 +13.33%
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (25.64%) Data Quality
2 9 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) DB2
3 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
3 8 (20.51%) Data Modelling
3 8 (20.51%) Business Process Analysis
4 7 (17.95%) SAP
5 6 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (15.38%) Retail
5 6 (15.38%) Workday
6 5 (12.82%) GDPR
6 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.82%) Data Structures
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 5 (12.82%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (12.82%) CRM
7 4 (10.26%) Finance
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Information Management
7 4 (10.26%) Use Case
8 3 (7.69%) Data Management
8 3 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.69%) Social Media

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (2.56%) Drupal
1 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 3 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (7.69%) SAP QM
3 2 (5.13%) Maximo
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.13%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (2.56%) Eloqua
4 1 (2.56%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.56%) SAP PP
4 1 (2.56%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.56%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (15.38%) Retail
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Data Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Workday Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) HR Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Process Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Workday Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) HR Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) SAP ISU Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Business Process Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Maximo Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Salesforce Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Salesforce Business Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) SAP QM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (12.82%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Business Process Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Data Modelling
3 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.82%) CRM
4 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.26%) Information Management
5 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 4 (10.26%) Use Case
6 3 (7.69%) Data Management
6 3 (7.69%) Master Data Management
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) ERP
7 2 (5.13%) Revenue Recognition
7 2 (5.13%) Security Operations
7 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) Data Quality
2 5 (12.82%) GDPR
3 2 (5.13%) IFRS
4 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) SAP
2 6 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (15.38%) Workday
3 5 (12.82%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.13%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Pardot
4 2 (5.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Callidus
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow