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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
London / City of London
Rank 126 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 31 17 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.05% 0.53% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.61% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 41
Median daily rate £600 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £684 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £60.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +410.63%

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
2518 2776 4300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.98% 86.83% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1989 2205 3354
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 33
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 28 (49.12%) Finance
2 20 (35.09%) MiFID
3 15 (26.32%) Banking
3 15 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 11 (19.30%) Derivative
4 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (17.54%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) Front Office
6 9 (15.79%) Investment Banking
7 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Validation
7 7 (12.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.53%) SQL
8 6 (10.53%) Legal
8 6 (10.53%) Change Management
8 6 (10.53%) Data Management
8 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
8 6 (10.53%) Information Security
8 6 (10.53%) GDPR
9 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (8.77%) Equities
9 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
9 5 (8.77%) Oracle
10 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.02%) Fixed Income
10 4 (7.02%) Games

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Network Security
2 1 (1.75%) DMZ
2 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.75%) LAN
2 1 (1.75%) LDAP
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
2 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Big Data
1 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) MS Access
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.75%) ERwin
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (49.12%) Finance
2 15 (26.32%) Banking
3 9 (15.79%) Front Office
3 9 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 6 (10.53%) Legal
5 4 (7.02%) Games
6 2 (3.51%) Automotive
6 2 (3.51%) French Language
6 2 (3.51%) Retail
7 1 (1.75%) Back Office
7 1 (1.75%) Billing
7 1 (1.75%) Law
7 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Analyst
1 27 (47.37%) Business Analyst
2 14 (24.56%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) IT Business Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Data Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Security Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Credit Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Risk Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Security Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) FpML
1 3 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.75%) JSON
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Derivative
2 7 (12.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (8.77%) Equities
4 4 (7.02%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.26%) Fintech
6 2 (3.51%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Business Analysis
2 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (17.54%) Project Management
4 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (12.28%) Validation
5 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 6 (10.53%) Change Management
5 6 (10.53%) Data Management
5 6 (10.53%) Information Security
6 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.26%) ETL
8 3 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
1 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) ACCA
2 1 (1.75%) CFA
2 1 (1.75%) CIMA
2 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) MBA
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.09%) MiFID
2 6 (10.53%) GDPR
3 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.51%) EMIR
3 2 (3.51%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.75%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.75%) ISO20022
4 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) vCloud
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) OpenIDM
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.75%) CA
3 1 (1.75%) Charles River
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco
3 1 (1.75%) ForgeRock
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Murex
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.75%) Splunk
3 1 (1.75%) VMware
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