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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 73 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 15 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.07% 0.53% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.77% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 11
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£400 £424 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% +0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £418 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £31.25 -
% change year-on-year
-63.20% -
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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
989 1037 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.39% 69.00% 64.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 572 419
Average daily rate £368 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 82
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -48.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.74 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.23 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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
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 27 January 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire +5 11 £400 -8.57% 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 20 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (36.11%) Business Analysis
4 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (27.78%) Project Planning
5 10 (27.78%) Critical Path Analysis
5 10 (27.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 10 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (27.78%) SAP PS
5 10 (27.78%) Primavera
5 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
5 10 (27.78%) SAP
5 10 (27.78%) Cognos
5 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
5 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (22.22%) Business Transformation
7 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (19.44%) Banking
7 7 (19.44%) Change Management
8 6 (16.67%) Finance
8 6 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
9 5 (13.89%) Predictive Modelling
9 5 (13.89%) Retail
9 5 (13.89%) VisionPLUS
9 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
9 5 (13.89%) Credit Risk
9 5 (13.89%) Project Management
9 5 (13.89%) ATM
10 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
1 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) SAP PS
2 5 (13.89%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 7 (19.44%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Analyst
2 25 (69.44%) Business Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Change Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (36.11%) Business Analysis
4 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (27.78%) Project Planning
5 10 (27.78%) Critical Path Analysis
5 10 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (22.22%) Business Transformation
7 7 (19.44%) Change Management
8 6 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
9 5 (13.89%) Predictive Modelling
9 5 (13.89%) Project Management
10 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (8.33%) User Stories
11 3 (8.33%) Use Case
11 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
12 2 (5.56%) BPR
12 2 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Primavera
1 10 (27.78%) SAP
1 10 (27.78%) Cognos
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle