The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 152 149 148
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 47 66 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.93% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.23% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 51 55
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £63.00 £29.71
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +112.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4384 5386 5831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.55% 76.01% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3259 4028 4332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 92 85
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.90 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
GAP Analysis
London

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014, 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 18 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 17 (20.99%) CRM
3 15 (18.52%) Finance
4 14 (17.28%) Change Management
4 14 (17.28%) Siebel
5 12 (14.81%) Asset Management
6 11 (13.58%) PeopleSoft
7 10 (12.35%) Project Management
7 10 (12.35%) Degree
7 10 (12.35%) Investment Management
8 9 (11.11%) Banking
9 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (9.88%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (8.64%) Derivative
10 7 (8.64%) Scrum
10 7 (8.64%) Migration
10 7 (8.64%) Information Security
10 7 (8.64%) Data Analysis
11 6 (7.41%) SQL
11 6 (7.41%) ERP
11 6 (7.41%) FMCG
12 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (6.17%) Puppet
12 5 (6.17%) Oracle
12 5 (6.17%) Java
12 5 (6.17%) ITIL
12 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.17%) Back Office
12 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
13 4 (4.94%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (4.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.23%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.23%) Drupal
3 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.47%) MS Project
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.23%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
1 2 (2.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) SSL
2 2 (2.47%) tcpdump
2 2 (2.47%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.23%) FWSM
3 1 (1.23%) NetScreen
3 1 (1.23%) ATM
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.23%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.23%) QlikView
3 1 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Maven
1 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.47%) FishEye
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Back Office
4 4 (4.94%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Retail
5 3 (3.70%) Publishing
6 2 (2.47%) Front Office
6 2 (2.47%) Billing
6 2 (2.47%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (74.07%) Analyst
2 49 (60.49%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.35%) Siebel Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Siebel Business Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Consultant
6 4 (4.94%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Solutions Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Architect
7 3 (3.70%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Security Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Information Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Information Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) JSON
1 3 (3.70%) HATEOAS
1 3 (3.70%) REST
1 3 (3.70%) XML
2 2 (2.47%) SOAP
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
2 2 (2.47%) Middleware
2 2 (2.47%) OpenID
2 2 (2.47%) MCollective
2 2 (2.47%) Android SDK
2 2 (2.47%) OAuth
3 1 (1.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Derivative
2 6 (7.41%) FMCG
3 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.94%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (3.70%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.70%) Equities
6 2 (2.47%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.23%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.23%) Informatics
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Linux
2 3 (3.70%) Android
2 3 (3.70%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) UNIX
3 2 (2.47%) CentOS
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 17 (20.99%) CRM
3 14 (17.28%) Change Management
4 12 (14.81%) Asset Management
5 10 (12.35%) Project Management
5 10 (12.35%) Investment Management
6 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.64%) Scrum
7 7 (8.64%) Migration
7 7 (8.64%) Information Security
7 7 (8.64%) Data Analysis
8 6 (7.41%) ERP
9 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (6.17%) ITIL
9 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.94%) BPR
10 4 (4.94%) Build Automation
10 4 (4.94%) DevOps
10 4 (4.94%) Wealth Management
11 3 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) C
3 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) MBA
2 2 (2.47%) ISEB
2 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.23%) CCSP
3 1 (1.23%) CCNP
3 1 (1.23%) CCNA
3 1 (1.23%) CCSE
3 1 (1.23%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) MiFID
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.23%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Siebel
2 11 (13.58%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) Citrix
4 2 (2.47%) Akamai
4 2 (2.47%) WSO2
4 2 (2.47%) thinkFolio
4 2 (2.47%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) F5
5 1 (1.23%) Fiserv
5 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.23%) Symantec
5 1 (1.23%) Remedy
5 1 (1.23%) Charles River
5 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.23%) Juniper
5 1 (1.23%) BMC
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago