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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 36 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.14% 0.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £406 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £11.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+414.89% -41.25%
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
291 199 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 82.67% 71.07% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 116 123
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £35.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.38% -6.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 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%) Migration
1 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (80.00%) Risk Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) BPR
3 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (70.00%) Use Case
3 7 (70.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) User Stories
3 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (70.00%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Fault Management
5 4 (40.00%) Business Development
5 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (40.00%) UML
5 4 (40.00%) RAD
5 4 (40.00%) RUP
5 4 (40.00%) MS Access
5 4 (40.00%) CRM
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) SLA

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
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 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) MS Access
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Digital 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
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
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 Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Navision Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Migration
1 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Risk Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) BPR
3 7 (70.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Target Operating Model
3 7 (70.00%) Use Case
3 7 (70.00%) User Stories
3 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (40.00%) Business Development
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Six Sigma
5 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau