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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 129 135 167
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +32
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 24 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 1.03% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.27% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 30
Average daily rate £550 £500 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £386 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £11.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+414.89% -41.25%
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
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 25 (40.32%) Business Analysis
3 16 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.97%) Project Management
5 10 (16.13%) Validation
6 9 (14.52%) Migration
6 9 (14.52%) Banking
6 9 (14.52%) MiFID
7 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
7 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.90%) Advertising
7 8 (12.90%) SQL
7 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (11.29%) Target Operating Model
8 7 (11.29%) Data Migration
8 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
8 7 (11.29%) ETL
8 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.29%) Asset Management
9 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) CRM
9 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
9 6 (9.68%) Windows
9 6 (9.68%) Change Management
9 6 (9.68%) Solvency II
9 6 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (8.06%) Open Source
10 5 (8.06%) Degree
10 5 (8.06%) Use Case

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.61%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) Network Security
1 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) QlikView
2 2 (3.23%) Big Data
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.84%) FitNesse
1 3 (4.84%) Selenium
1 3 (4.84%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.23%) JBehave
3 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) Advertising
3 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Front Office
4 5 (8.06%) Legal
5 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.23%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Back Office
7 1 (1.61%) Law
7 1 (1.61%) Publishing
7 1 (1.61%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.61%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Business Analyst
2 35 (56.45%) Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.90%) Data Business Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Solvency II Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Mobility Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Strategy Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Developer
8 2 (3.23%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
1 3 (4.84%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.23%) Behat
3 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.61%) J2EE
3 1 (1.61%) Middleware
3 1 (1.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Data Extraction
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Reinsurance
3 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.84%) Derivative
4 2 (3.23%) Fintech
4 2 (3.23%) IVR
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Economics
5 1 (1.61%) Equities
5 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Business Analysis
2 16 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (20.97%) Project Management
4 10 (16.13%) Validation
5 9 (14.52%) Migration
6 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Asset Management
7 7 (11.29%) Data Migration
7 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
7 7 (11.29%) ETL
7 7 (11.29%) Target Operating Model
8 6 (9.68%) Change Management
8 6 (9.68%) CRM
8 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
8 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (8.06%) Open Source
9 5 (8.06%) Use Case
10 4 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) Java
3 3 (4.84%) C#
3 3 (4.84%) Python
3 3 (4.84%) Ruby
4 1 (1.61%) AWK
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) sed
4 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ISEB
2 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) MiFID
2 6 (9.68%) Solvency II
3 4 (6.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (6.45%) EMIR
3 4 (6.45%) QA
4 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
4 2 (3.23%) SDET
4 2 (3.23%) UCITS
5 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) Fidessa
3 1 (1.61%) FNZ
3 1 (1.61%) Murex
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Perforce
3 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.61%) Tableau
3 1 (1.61%) Yardi
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago