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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 137 172 158
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -14
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 34 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.69% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.84% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 35
Median daily rate £540 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £375 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £675 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
- +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £60.98 £27.19
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +124.25%
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
3030 4512 4700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.20% 81.87% 79.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2435 3562 3501
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +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 £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 42 47
Median hourly rate £16.08 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.19% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 34 (53.13%) Finance
2 23 (35.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (32.81%) Banking
4 17 (26.56%) Project Management
5 15 (23.44%) Business Analysis
6 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.63%) Migration
8 9 (14.06%) User Stories
9 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (12.50%) CRM
10 7 (10.94%) SQL
10 7 (10.94%) Data Mapping
10 7 (10.94%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (10.94%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 6 (9.38%) SDLC
12 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (7.81%) DB2
12 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
12 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
12 5 (7.81%) Temenos
12 5 (7.81%) jBASE
12 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (7.81%) JIRA
12 5 (7.81%) Temenos T24
12 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (6.25%) Wealth Management

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 (4.69%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Project
2 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (7.81%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.56%) Radian6
2 1 (1.56%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) AdWords
2 1 (1.56%) Force.com
2 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) DB2
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
1 5 (7.81%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) ERwin
General
1 34 (53.13%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Front Office
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Advertising
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Analyst
2 28 (43.75%) Business Analyst
3 7 (10.94%) Security Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (7.81%) Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Finance Business Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Financial Business Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.81%) IT Risk Manager
5 5 (7.81%) IT Security Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Programmer
5 5 (7.81%) Risk Manager
6 4 (6.25%) AML Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) FpML
1 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Derivative
2 3 (4.69%) Equities
2 3 (4.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Fintech
3 2 (3.13%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.56%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.56%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Informatics
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.56%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
1 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (26.56%) Project Management
3 15 (23.44%) Business Analysis
4 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.63%) Migration
5 9 (14.06%) User Stories
6 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (12.50%) CRM
6 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (10.94%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 7 (10.94%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (10.94%) Data Mapping
8 6 (9.38%) SDLC
9 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.25%) ETL
10 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 4 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.56%) PHP
2 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) MBA
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) MiFID
1 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.13%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.56%) Basel II
3 1 (1.56%) COBIT
3 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) jBASE
1 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (7.81%) Temenos
2 3 (4.69%) Palo Alto
3 2 (3.13%) Fidessa
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) SAP
3 2 (3.13%) Siebel
4 1 (1.56%) Actimize
4 1 (1.56%) Citrix
4 1 (1.56%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.56%) Facebook
4 1 (1.56%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.56%) Google
4 1 (1.56%) Omniture
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.56%) Twitter
4 1 (1.56%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.56%) Yahoo!