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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
London / City of London
Rank 136 117 137
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 20 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 1.10% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.30% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 43
Median daily rate £600 £544 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £425 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.49 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +208.60%

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
2503 2536 4117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.07% 84.53% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1976 2000 3237
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 £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 32 (57.14%) Finance
2 22 (39.29%) Banking
3 17 (30.36%) Business Analysis
4 14 (25.00%) MiFID
4 14 (25.00%) Project Management
5 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (19.64%) Investment Banking
6 11 (19.64%) Derivative
7 10 (17.86%) Front Office
8 9 (16.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.71%) Validation
12 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
12 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (8.93%) Retail
12 5 (8.93%) Data Management
12 5 (8.93%) Fixed Income
12 5 (8.93%) Equities
12 5 (8.93%) Legal
12 5 (8.93%) SQL
12 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (8.93%) Fintech
13 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
13 4 (7.14%) Oracle
13 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
13 4 (7.14%) Information Security
13 4 (7.14%) Games

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 2 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.79%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.79%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) IaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (1.79%) DMZ
2 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) LDAP
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) DB2
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 32 (57.14%) Finance
2 22 (39.29%) Banking
3 11 (19.64%) Investment Banking
4 10 (17.86%) Front Office
5 5 (8.93%) Legal
5 5 (8.93%) Retail
6 4 (7.14%) Games
7 1 (1.79%) Billing
7 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Analyst
1 30 (53.57%) Business Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Architect
4 6 (10.71%) IT Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Business IT Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Risk Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) FpML
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.79%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Derivative
2 9 (16.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Equities
4 5 (8.93%) Fintech
4 5 (8.93%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.79%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
1 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Business Analysis
2 14 (25.00%) Project Management
3 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.71%) Validation
8 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (8.93%) Data Management
8 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.14%) Information Security
9 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.36%) Change Management
10 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.36%) Data Loss Prevention
10 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
10 3 (5.36%) Electronic Trading
11 2 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ACCA
2 1 (1.79%) CFA
2 1 (1.79%) CIMA
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) MBA
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) MiFID
2 3 (5.36%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.79%) EMIR
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) vCloud
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) OpenIDM
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) Actimize
2 1 (1.79%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.79%) CA
2 1 (1.79%) Calypso
2 1 (1.79%) Charles River
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco
2 1 (1.79%) ForgeRock
2 1 (1.79%) IBM
2 1 (1.79%) ION Trading
2 1 (1.79%) jBASE
2 1 (1.79%) Murex
2 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.79%) SAP
2 1 (1.79%) Splunk
2 1 (1.79%) Temenos
2 1 (1.79%) VMware
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