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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 150 163 160
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 46 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.76% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.98% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 26
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £350 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £590 £569
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £20.00 £82.50
% change year-on-year
-42.50% -75.75%
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
4006 4577 4299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.90% 77.39% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3335 3287
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 43 (39.45%) Business Analysis
2 37 (33.94%) Finance
3 27 (24.77%) Banking
4 26 (23.85%) SQL
5 23 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (18.35%) Investment Banking
7 17 (15.60%) Front Office
8 16 (14.68%) Change Management
9 15 (13.76%) Project Management
10 13 (11.93%) BPR
10 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (10.09%) Asset Management
11 11 (10.09%) Advertising
11 11 (10.09%) Migration
11 11 (10.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (9.17%) Investment Management
12 10 (9.17%) Data Mapping
13 9 (8.26%) Risk Management
14 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
14 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2
14 8 (7.34%) E-Commerce
14 8 (7.34%) Solvency II
14 8 (7.34%) Degree
15 7 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 7 (6.42%) Information Security
16 6 (5.50%) Validation
16 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
16 6 (5.50%) CRM
16 6 (5.50%) Bloomberg

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (3.67%) Lync
2 2 (1.83%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.92%) SAS
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.92%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.83%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Eagle PACE
2 3 (2.75%) Algo Collateral
3 2 (1.83%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.92%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.92%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Network Security
1 3 (2.75%) VPN
1 3 (2.75%) Firewall
2 2 (1.83%) IMAP
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.92%) LAN
3 1 (0.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) Intranet
3 1 (0.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.92%) Big Data
3 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.92%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.92%) MS Access
3 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (0.92%) Toad
General
1 37 (33.94%) Finance
2 27 (24.77%) Banking
3 20 (18.35%) Investment Banking
4 17 (15.60%) Front Office
5 11 (10.09%) Advertising
6 6 (5.50%) Retail
7 4 (3.67%) Legal
8 3 (2.75%) Back Office
9 2 (1.83%) Law
9 2 (1.83%) Publishing
9 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.92%) Marketing
10 1 (0.92%) German Language
10 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (74.31%) Analyst
2 69 (63.30%) Business Analyst
3 11 (10.09%) IT Business Analyst
3 11 (10.09%) Project Manager
3 11 (10.09%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (9.17%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (7.34%) Data Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Consultant
7 6 (5.50%) Architect
7 6 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.50%) Solvency II Business Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Data Business Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Security Consultant
9 4 (3.67%) Siebel Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Siebel Architect
9 4 (3.67%) OBIEE Architect
9 4 (3.67%) Siebel Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) FpML
2 1 (0.92%) XHTML
2 1 (0.92%) XML
2 1 (0.92%) .NET
2 1 (0.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (5.50%) FMCG
2 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.59%) User Experience
3 5 (4.59%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.75%) Derivative
4 3 (2.75%) Equities
4 3 (2.75%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) NHS
5 2 (1.83%) PKI
5 2 (1.83%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.83%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.83%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.92%) iPad
6 1 (0.92%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.92%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) UNIX
1 3 (2.75%) Windows
1 3 (2.75%) Linux
2 1 (0.92%) Android
2 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) Business Analysis
2 23 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (14.68%) Change Management
4 15 (13.76%) Project Management
5 13 (11.93%) BPR
5 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.09%) Asset Management
6 11 (10.09%) Migration
7 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.17%) Investment Management
7 10 (9.17%) Data Mapping
8 9 (8.26%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.34%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.42%) Information Security
11 6 (5.50%) Validation
11 6 (5.50%) CRM
12 5 (4.59%) Performance Management
12 5 (4.59%) Data Migration
12 5 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.85%) SQL
2 3 (2.75%) VBA
2 3 (2.75%) C++
2 3 (2.75%) Java
3 1 (0.92%) C#
3 1 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) CISSP
3 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.83%) ISEB
4 2 (1.83%) CCNA
5 1 (0.92%) CEH
5 1 (0.92%) CCIE
5 1 (0.92%) CCNP
5 1 (0.92%) CISA
5 1 (0.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) Solvency II
2 7 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.67%) EMIR
4 3 (2.75%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (2.75%) P3O
4 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.83%) QA
6 1 (0.92%) FATCA
6 1 (0.92%) MiFID
6 1 (0.92%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Bloomberg
3 5 (4.59%) Murex
4 4 (3.67%) Siebel
4 4 (3.67%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (3.67%) SAP
4 4 (3.67%) Vermilion
5 3 (2.75%) HP
5 3 (2.75%) Charles River
6 2 (1.83%) Symantec
6 2 (1.83%) Adobe
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle
6 2 (1.83%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.92%) Sophis
7 1 (0.92%) Actimize
7 1 (0.92%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.92%) Temenos
7 1 (0.92%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco
7 1 (0.92%) IBM
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Rate: £450 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £550 - £850 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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iKonnect
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per annum
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