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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 63 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.04% 0.14% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.19% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 - £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £389
% change year-on-year
- +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £60.98 £27.19
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +124.25%
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
600 535 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.33% 73.79% 73.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 341 324
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 20
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.64 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% -11.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.35 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) SAP PP
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) KYC
5 1 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (5.56%) Back Office
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Billing
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
5 1 (5.56%) SAP CS
5 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security

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 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP PP
2 1 (5.56%) Primavera
2 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.56%) SAP CS
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (5.56%) Billing
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Process Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) SAP PP Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) KYC
4 1 (5.56%) Logistics
4 1 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle