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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 154 173 149
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -24
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 46 58 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.79% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.04% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 42 60
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£525 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £346 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.19 £63.00 £19.42
% change year-on-year
-56.83% +224.40%
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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
4422 5597 5890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.06% 76.06% 75.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3282 4197 4388
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 71 91
Average hourly rate £22.60 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 19 (22.62%) Business Analysis
3 13 (15.48%) Change Management
3 13 (15.48%) CRM
4 12 (14.29%) Project Management
4 12 (14.29%) Information Security
5 11 (13.10%) Asset Management
6 10 (11.90%) Siebel
6 10 (11.90%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (10.71%) SQL
7 9 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.71%) Banking
8 8 (9.52%) Derivative
8 8 (9.52%) Investment Management
8 8 (9.52%) Scrum
8 8 (9.52%) Migration
9 7 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
10 6 (7.14%) Degree
10 6 (7.14%) Back Office
10 6 (7.14%) Java
11 5 (5.95%) Oracle
11 5 (5.95%) ITIL
11 5 (5.95%) CISSP
11 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (5.95%) Puppet
12 4 (4.76%) PCI DSS
12 4 (4.76%) Android
12 4 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.76%) Equity Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.19%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.19%) Drupal
3 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Project
2 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.19%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.19%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
1 2 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) tcpdump
2 2 (2.38%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.19%) Intranet
3 1 (1.19%) ATM
3 1 (1.19%) LAN
3 1 (1.19%) WAN
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) NetScreen
3 1 (1.19%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.19%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.19%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.19%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.19%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.38%) JIRA
1 2 (2.38%) Maven
1 2 (2.38%) FishEye
1 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Back Office
4 4 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 4 (4.76%) Publishing
5 2 (2.38%) Billing
5 2 (2.38%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.38%) Front Office
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (66.67%) Analyst
2 44 (52.38%) Business Analyst
3 8 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (9.52%) Consultant
3 8 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Siebel Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Security Consultant
7 4 (4.76%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Information Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Siebel Business Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Architect
8 3 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Solutions Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Information Governance Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) HATEOAS
1 3 (3.57%) REST
1 3 (3.57%) XML
1 3 (3.57%) JSON
2 2 (2.38%) OpenID
2 2 (2.38%) OAuth
2 2 (2.38%) SOAP
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
2 2 (2.38%) MCollective
2 2 (2.38%) Android SDK
3 1 (1.19%) XHTML
3 1 (1.19%) HTML
3 1 (1.19%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) CSS
3 1 (1.19%) Middleware
3 1 (1.19%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Derivative
2 4 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.76%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.57%) FMCG
3 3 (3.57%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.38%) Equities
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.19%) NHS
5 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.19%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.19%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.19%) Informatics
5 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Android
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) CentOS
2 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.19%) AIX
3 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) Business Analysis
2 13 (15.48%) Change Management
2 13 (15.48%) CRM
3 12 (14.29%) Project Management
3 12 (14.29%) Information Security
4 11 (13.10%) Asset Management
5 9 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.52%) Investment Management
6 8 (9.52%) Scrum
6 8 (9.52%) Migration
7 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.95%) ITIL
8 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.76%) ERP
9 4 (4.76%) Build Automation
9 4 (4.76%) DevOps
10 3 (3.57%) OO
10 3 (3.57%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) SQL
2 6 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.38%) Ruby
3 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.38%) C
4 1 (1.19%) C#
4 1 (1.19%) Perl
4 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) CISSP
3 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.57%) CCNA
4 2 (2.38%) MBA
4 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB
5 1 (1.19%) CCSP
5 1 (1.19%) CCNP
5 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) CCSA
5 1 (1.19%) CISA
5 1 (1.19%) CISM
5 1 (1.19%) CCSE
5 1 (1.19%) CEH
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 4 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.38%) EMIR
4 1 (1.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Puppet
2 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Siebel
1 10 (11.90%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) SAP
3 3 (3.57%) thinkFolio
4 2 (2.38%) Akamai
4 2 (2.38%) Google
4 2 (2.38%) Citrix
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.38%) Charles River
4 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.38%) WSO2
5 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.19%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.19%) Symantec
5 1 (1.19%) Remedy
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
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