The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
England / East Midlands
Rank 90 97 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.67% 0.40% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.51% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £313 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.75 -
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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1189 1174 1043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.69% 78.21% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 719 600
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 37 43
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £43.75 £26.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the East Midlands region.

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 5 - -
Northamptonshire -18 3 £313 -10.71%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 11 (57.89%) Business Analysis
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Validation
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (31.58%) Banking
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) Business Process Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) Talend
6 5 (26.32%) IaaS
6 5 (26.32%) Apache Spark
6 5 (26.32%) OpenTSDB
6 5 (26.32%) InfluxDB
6 5 (26.32%) MuleSoft
6 5 (26.32%) HDInsight
6 5 (26.32%) Power BI
6 5 (26.32%) Data Lake
6 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
6 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Python
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) JSON

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (26.32%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) IaaS
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (26.32%) PaaS
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
2 3 (15.79%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (26.32%) Data Lake
2 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
2 5 (26.32%) HDInsight
2 5 (26.32%) InfluxDB
2 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 5 (26.32%) OpenTSDB
2 5 (26.32%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
3 2 (10.53%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Data Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Design Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) NHS Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) JSON
1 5 (26.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
1 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.79%) Credit Risk
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Business Analysis
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) Validation
4 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) Business Process Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) Data Validation
5 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (10.53%) Case Management
7 2 (10.53%) People Management
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow
8 1 (5.26%) PLM
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) MuleSoft
2 5 (26.32%) Tableau
2 5 (26.32%) Talend