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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 69 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 25 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.58% 1.64% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.24% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 3
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£388 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £118 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £476 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.19 £90.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-60.89% +350.00%
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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
1121 1203 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.90% 73.00% 65.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 609 430
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 82
Average hourly rate £17.50 £36.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.21 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -7 6 £450 -5.21%
Leicestershire - 5 £388 -
Nottinghamshire +12 4 £310 -
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (35.48%) SAP
3 11 (35.48%) Cognos
3 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
3 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
4 10 (32.26%) SAP PS
4 10 (32.26%) Primavera
4 10 (32.26%) Critical Path Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) Project Planning
4 10 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Banking
6 5 (16.13%) Business Transformation
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
7 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
7 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.68%) Validation
8 3 (9.68%) Retail
8 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.68%) User Stories
8 3 (9.68%) Use Case
9 2 (6.45%) ATM
9 2 (6.45%) Credit Risk

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
2 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (32.26%) SAP PS
2 2 (6.45%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) OLAP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) MOLAP
2 1 (3.23%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (3.23%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JDeveloper
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (16.13%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Analyst
2 17 (54.84%) Business Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) MDX
1 1 (3.23%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.23%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (32.26%) Critical Path Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) Project Planning
4 10 (32.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Business Transformation
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.68%) Validation
8 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.68%) User Stories
8 3 (9.68%) Use Case
9 2 (6.45%) Predictive Modelling
9 2 (6.45%) Business Process Improvement
9 2 (6.45%) Change Management
9 2 (6.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) SAP
1 11 (35.48%) Cognos
2 10 (32.26%) Primavera
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.23%) IBM