The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 157 150 156
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 43 48 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.84% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.09% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 46
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £610 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £39.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+56.35% +8.33%
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London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4427 4414 5491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.89% 77.13% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3499 3281 4126
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 41 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 36 (37.50%) Banking
2 34 (35.42%) Business Analysis
3 33 (34.38%) Finance
4 31 (32.29%) Investment Banking
5 24 (25.00%) SQL
6 14 (14.58%) Front Office
7 11 (11.46%) CRM
8 10 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.38%) Migration
9 9 (9.38%) Information Security
9 9 (9.38%) Data Mapping
10 8 (8.33%) Derivative
10 8 (8.33%) Workflow
10 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (7.29%) Data Analysis
11 7 (7.29%) Project Management
11 7 (7.29%) PeopleSoft
11 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
11 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.25%) Data Migration
12 6 (6.25%) Siebel
12 6 (6.25%) Asset Management
12 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
13 5 (5.21%) Legal
13 5 (5.21%) Advertising
13 5 (5.21%) Retail
13 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
13 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.04%) FileNet
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.17%) MS Office
4 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.13%) Maximo
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.04%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.04%) Adaptiv
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.04%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.04%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) LAN
1 1 (1.04%) WAN
1 1 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.13%) QlikView
3 2 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Toad
1 1 (1.04%) Subversion
1 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 36 (37.50%) Banking
2 33 (34.38%) Finance
3 31 (32.29%) Investment Banking
4 14 (14.58%) Front Office
5 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.21%) Retail
6 5 (5.21%) Legal
6 5 (5.21%) Advertising
7 4 (4.17%) Retail Banking
8 3 (3.13%) Spanish Language
8 3 (3.13%) Turkish Language
9 2 (2.08%) General Ledger
9 2 (2.08%) Law
10 1 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 75 (78.13%) Analyst
2 67 (69.79%) Business Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 6 (6.25%) Siebel Analyst
4 6 (6.25%) Functional Analyst
4 6 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 5 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (5.21%) Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (5.21%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Siebel Business Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Data Manager
6 4 (4.17%) Information Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.17%) Consultant
6 4 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.04%) Mason
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.04%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) XML
2 1 (1.04%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (8.33%) Derivative
3 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.17%) Equities
4 4 (4.17%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.13%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.04%) NHS
7 1 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.04%) DTCC
7 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.04%) FMCG
7 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.04%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.04%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.04%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.04%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.42%) Business Analysis
2 11 (11.46%) CRM
3 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (9.38%) Information Security
4 9 (9.38%) Migration
4 9 (9.38%) Data Mapping
5 8 (8.33%) Workflow
5 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.29%) Project Management
6 7 (7.29%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.21%) BPR
8 5 (5.21%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.17%) Analytics
9 4 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (5.21%) VBA
3 3 (3.13%) C
4 2 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.04%) C#
5 1 (1.04%) C++
5 1 (1.04%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) CISSP
2 2 (2.08%) CISM
3 1 (1.04%) PhD
3 1 (1.04%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.17%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.13%) MiFID
2 3 (3.13%) EMIR
2 3 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.04%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) FATCA
3 1 (1.04%) COBIT
3 1 (1.04%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.29%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (6.25%) Siebel
3 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.13%) Fidessa
4 3 (3.13%) SAP
4 3 (3.13%) Teradata
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (2.08%) Planview
5 2 (2.08%) Symantec
5 2 (2.08%) Charles River
6 1 (1.04%) Websense
6 1 (1.04%) BT
6 1 (1.04%) Maconomy
6 1 (1.04%) IBM
6 1 (1.04%) Software AG
6 1 (1.04%) BEA
6 1 (1.04%) Ariba
6 1 (1.04%) NetApp
6 1 (1.04%) CODA
6 1 (1.04%) iSOFT
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