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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 118 98 109
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 8 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.95% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.24% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 9
Median daily rate £375 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £305 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £540 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £60.98 -
% change year-on-year
-38.50% -
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
1911 1933 1901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.03% 76.37% 74.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 988 932
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 59 41
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.65 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough -3 4 £375 +6.38% 1
Reading -8 1 £350 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £425 -
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 13 (44.83%) SAP
1 13 (44.83%) Migration
2 12 (41.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (37.93%) Life Science
4 7 (24.14%) Use Case
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) UML
6 5 (17.24%) SAP MM
6 5 (17.24%) SAP QM
6 5 (17.24%) Quality Management
6 5 (17.24%) Finance
6 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
7 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.79%) Retail
7 4 (13.79%) Logistics
7 4 (13.79%) SAP PP
7 4 (13.79%) LIMS
7 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) SAP PP-PI
8 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) CRM
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.90%) ATG
9 2 (6.90%) Data Management
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) B2B
9 2 (6.90%) B2C
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle
9 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com

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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP MM
1 5 (17.24%) SAP QM
2 4 (13.79%) SAP PP
2 4 (13.79%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 12 (41.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Consultant
2 12 (41.38%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (37.93%) Business Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Supply Chain Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) SAP QM Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) OSS Business Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Architect
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Business Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.90%) UML Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) UML Business Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Life Science
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) LIMS
3 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Migration
2 7 (24.14%) Use Case
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) UML
4 5 (17.24%) Quality Management
5 4 (13.79%) Logistics
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) B2B
7 2 (6.90%) B2C
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (6.90%) Data Management
7 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Process Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ACCA
1 1 (3.45%) CIMA
1 1 (3.45%) CISSP
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) ATG
2 2 (6.90%) Endeca
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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