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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 144 173 140
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -33
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 45 32 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.88% 0.53% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.68% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 46
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£500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £343 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £19.50 £91.25
% change year-on-year
+73.07% -78.63%
GAP Analysis
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
4022 4712 4495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.34% 77.67% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3121 3399 3467
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 47
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 42 (39.62%) Business Analysis
2 31 (29.25%) Banking
3 26 (24.53%) Finance
4 25 (23.58%) Investment Banking
5 22 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (18.87%) SQL
7 14 (13.21%) BPR
7 14 (13.21%) Project Management
7 14 (13.21%) Change Management
8 12 (11.32%) Front Office
8 12 (11.32%) Migration
8 12 (11.32%) Data Mapping
9 11 (10.38%) Advertising
9 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (9.43%) CRM
11 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
11 9 (8.49%) Solvency II
12 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (7.55%) Risk Management
13 7 (6.60%) Workflow
13 7 (6.60%) Asset Management
13 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
13 7 (6.60%) Six Sigma
13 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (6.60%) Data Analysis
14 6 (5.66%) Derivative
14 6 (5.66%) PeopleSoft
14 6 (5.66%) Siebel

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (2.83%) Lync
2 2 (1.89%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.94%) SAS
3 1 (0.94%) FileNet
3 1 (0.94%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Eagle PACE
2 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.89%) Algo Collateral
3 2 (1.89%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.94%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.94%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.94%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) LAN
1 2 (1.89%) WAN
1 2 (1.89%) IMAP
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (0.94%) Network Security
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.94%) VPN
2 1 (0.94%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.94%) Data Mart
2 1 (0.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.94%) Big Data
2 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Toad
1 1 (0.94%) Subversion
1 1 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 31 (29.25%) Banking
2 26 (24.53%) Finance
3 25 (23.58%) Investment Banking
4 12 (11.32%) Front Office
5 11 (10.38%) Advertising
6 6 (5.66%) Legal
6 6 (5.66%) Retail
7 4 (3.77%) Law
8 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.83%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.89%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.94%) Marketing
10 1 (0.94%) German Language
10 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (77.36%) Analyst
2 76 (71.70%) Business Analyst
3 12 (11.32%) IT Business Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.43%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (8.49%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Data Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Functional Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Siebel Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Solvency II Business Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Data Business Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Banking Business Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) Siebel Business Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
12 3 (2.83%) Risk Analyst
12 3 (2.83%) CRM Analyst
12 3 (2.83%) CRM Business Analyst
13 2 (1.89%) Fidessa Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) XML
1 1 (0.94%) FpML
1 1 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) Derivative
4 5 (4.72%) Data Extraction
5 4 (3.77%) Equities
6 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 2 (1.89%) FMCG
6 2 (1.89%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.89%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.89%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.89%) NHS
6 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.94%) DTCC
7 1 (0.94%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.89%) UNIX
2 1 (0.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.62%) Business Analysis
2 22 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (13.21%) BPR
3 14 (13.21%) Project Management
3 14 (13.21%) Change Management
4 12 (11.32%) Migration
4 12 (11.32%) Data Mapping
5 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (9.43%) CRM
7 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.55%) Risk Management
8 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.60%) Six Sigma
9 7 (6.60%) Workflow
9 7 (6.60%) Asset Management
9 7 (6.60%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.66%) Validation
11 5 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.72%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.87%) SQL
2 2 (1.89%) VBA
2 2 (1.89%) C++
2 2 (1.89%) Java
3 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (0.94%) CCIE
1 1 (0.94%) CCNP
1 1 (0.94%) ISEB
1 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.83%) P3O
2 3 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.89%) EMIR
3 2 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.89%) FATCA
3 2 (1.89%) QA
4 1 (0.94%) MiFID
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (5.66%) Siebel
3 4 (3.77%) Vermilion
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle
4 3 (2.83%) SAP
4 3 (2.83%) Murex
4 3 (2.83%) HP
5 2 (1.89%) Charles River
5 2 (1.89%) Fidessa
5 2 (1.89%) Adobe
5 2 (1.89%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.94%) Symantec
6 1 (0.94%) Remedy
6 1 (0.94%) Cognos
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco
6 1 (0.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.94%) BT
6 1 (0.94%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.94%) Teradata
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Mason Frank
Posted: 13 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago