The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 41 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.46% 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £60.98 £27.19
% change year-on-year
-38.50% +124.25%
GAP Analysis
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
170 193 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 77.63% 88.94% 84.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 112 48
Median daily rate £413 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 14
Median hourly rate £21.00 £34.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% -1.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Chester

GAP Analysis
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Retail

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management