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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 162 158 168
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 36 50 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.85% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.09% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 43
Average daily rate
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£550 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £600 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £388 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £15.39 £63.00
% change year-on-year
+296.36% -75.57%
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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
4335 4574 5722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.52% 77.34% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3443 3389 4251
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 72
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% -0.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £35.00 £58.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 31 (41.89%) Banking
2 30 (40.54%) Business Analysis
3 26 (35.14%) Investment Banking
4 25 (33.78%) Finance
5 20 (27.03%) SQL
6 12 (16.22%) Data Mapping
7 11 (14.86%) Front Office
8 9 (12.16%) Migration
8 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.16%) Information Security
8 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (9.46%) Asset Management
10 6 (8.11%) Data Migration
10 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Spanish Language
11 5 (6.76%) Turkish Language
11 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.76%) Project Management
11 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
11 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
12 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
12 4 (5.41%) CRM
12 4 (5.41%) SAP
12 4 (5.41%) VBA
12 4 (5.41%) Change Management
12 4 (5.41%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Maximo
1 3 (4.05%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.35%) Endur
2 1 (1.35%) Agresso
2 1 (1.35%) Adaptiv
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.05%) QlikView
3 2 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 31 (41.89%) Banking
2 26 (35.14%) Investment Banking
3 25 (33.78%) Finance
4 11 (14.86%) Front Office
5 5 (6.76%) Spanish Language
5 5 (6.76%) Turkish Language
6 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.41%) Retail
7 3 (4.05%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Legal
8 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (71.62%) Analyst
2 48 (64.86%) Business Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) IT Business Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Information Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Fidessa Business Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Fidessa Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.35%) Mason
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.35%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (5.41%) Equities
2 4 (5.41%) Derivative
2 4 (5.41%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.35%) DTCC
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) PKI
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.35%) FMCG
5 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.35%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Business Analysis
2 12 (16.22%) Data Mapping
3 9 (12.16%) Migration
3 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.16%) Information Security
3 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.46%) Asset Management
5 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (8.11%) Data Migration
6 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.76%) Project Management
7 4 (5.41%) Change Management
7 4 (5.41%) CRM
7 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.41%) SDLC
8 3 (4.05%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.05%) Investment Management
8 3 (4.05%) Analytics
8 3 (4.05%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) SQL
2 4 (5.41%) VBA
3 3 (4.05%) C
4 1 (1.35%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) Java
4 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB
2 2 (2.70%) CISSP
2 2 (2.70%) CISM
3 1 (1.35%) PhD
3 1 (1.35%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) MiFID
2 2 (2.70%) EMIR
2 2 (2.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.35%) COBIT
3 1 (1.35%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) SAP
2 3 (4.05%) Fidessa
2 3 (4.05%) Symantec
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Teradata
3 2 (2.70%) Charles River
3 2 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.70%) Planview
3 2 (2.70%) Yardi
4 1 (1.35%) Tableau
4 1 (1.35%) Vermilion
4 1 (1.35%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.35%) Siebel
4 1 (1.35%) Software AG
4 1 (1.35%) Ariba
4 1 (1.35%) NetApp
4 1 (1.35%) CODA
4 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.35%) OpenLink
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