The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 44 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.05% 0.30% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.40% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £400 - £510
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 - £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £542
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.39 £33.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+40.41% +77.63%
GAP Analysis
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 250 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 81.68% 75.30% 82.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 135 144
Average daily rate £410 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 26
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Coventry region.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (80.00%) Risk Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Use Case
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) BPR
3 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (70.00%) Migration
3 7 (70.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (70.00%) User Stories
3 7 (70.00%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (50.00%) Business Development
4 5 (50.00%) Fault Management
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 5 (50.00%) BCP

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) MS Access
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Process Mapping Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Navision Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Risk Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (80.00%) Use Case
3 7 (70.00%) BPR
3 7 (70.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (70.00%) Migration
3 7 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Target Operating Model
3 7 (70.00%) User Stories
3 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (50.00%) BCP
4 5 (50.00%) Benchmarking
4 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 5 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau