The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 57 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% 0.60% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.79% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Median daily rate £440 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £384 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £443 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £448
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year
+327.50% -
GAP Analysis
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
573 508 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.28% 76.74% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 321 306
Median daily rate £425 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +57.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 4 (28.57%) Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Data Lineage
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Back Office
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) BPMN
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Billing
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Puppet

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Back Office
4 1 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Billing
4 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
4 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Process Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Billing Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Commercial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Data Lineage
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.14%) BPMN
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Process Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) SAP