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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 134 115 149
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +34
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 27 44 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.85% 1.27% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.51% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 54
Median daily rate £519 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £709 £675 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £446
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year
+327.50% -
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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
2778 2909 4761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.41% 83.88% 80.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2336 3725
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.59 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 33 (55.00%) Finance
2 22 (36.67%) Banking
3 19 (31.67%) Business Analysis
4 14 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.33%) Project Management
6 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.00%) MiFID
7 8 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Migration
8 7 (11.67%) Derivative
8 7 (11.67%) Investment Banking
8 7 (11.67%) Front Office
8 7 (11.67%) Data Mapping
8 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (10.00%) Information Security
10 5 (8.33%) Validation
10 5 (8.33%) Retail
10 5 (8.33%) jBASE
10 5 (8.33%) Temenos
10 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
10 5 (8.33%) SQL
10 5 (8.33%) DB2
10 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.33%) User Stories
10 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (8.33%) Temenos T24
11 4 (6.67%) JIRA
11 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship 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 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.67%) Radian6
2 1 (1.67%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) AdWords
2 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (1.67%) DMZ
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) DB2
2 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 33 (55.00%) Finance
2 22 (36.67%) Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Front Office
3 7 (11.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Retail
5 4 (6.67%) Games
5 4 (6.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) Analyst
2 29 (48.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 5 (8.33%) Architect
4 5 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Programmer
4 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Risk Manager
6 3 (5.00%) AML Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) FpML
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.67%) Derivative
2 6 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.67%) Equities
4 3 (5.00%) Fintech
4 3 (5.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.67%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.67%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.67%) Social Media
6 1 (1.67%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Business Analysis
2 14 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.33%) Project Management
4 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.33%) Migration
5 8 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Data Mapping
7 6 (10.00%) Information Security
8 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (8.33%) User Stories
8 5 (8.33%) Validation
9 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 3 (5.00%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.00%) Data Protection
10 3 (5.00%) ERP
10 3 (5.00%) Scrum
10 3 (5.00%) Use Case
10 3 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.67%) PHP
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) ACCA
2 1 (1.67%) CFA
2 1 (1.67%) CIMA
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
2 1 (1.67%) MBA
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) MiFID
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) Basel II
3 1 (1.67%) COBIT
3 1 (1.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.67%) EMIR
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) jBASE
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.33%) Temenos
2 2 (3.33%) Charles River
3 1 (1.67%) Actimize
3 1 (1.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.67%) CA
3 1 (1.67%) Calypso
3 1 (1.67%) DoubleClick
3 1 (1.67%) Facebook
3 1 (1.67%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.67%) Marin
3 1 (1.67%) Murex
3 1 (1.67%) Omniture
3 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (1.67%) Splunk
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter
3 1 (1.67%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.67%) Yahoo!
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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