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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 82 79 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 11 8 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.56% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.77% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 25
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -28.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £316 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £410 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £39.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+56.35% +8.33%
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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
1132 1043 997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 73.89% 72.94% 71.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 537 501
Average daily rate £400 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 66 43
Average hourly rate £19.08 £14.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.58% -47.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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
Northamptonshire +1 4 £484 +48.84%
Derbyshire - 3 £285 -
Leicestershire +2 2 £418 +7.74%
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £350 +12.90%
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 8 (26.67%) Change Management
3 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 6 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.00%) Equities
7 3 (10.00%) Foglight
7 3 (10.00%) SNMP
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (6.67%) SCCM
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (6.67%) Lync
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (3.33%) ATM
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Analyst
2 20 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Change Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Change Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.33%) NHS Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Equities
3 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (26.67%) Change Management
2 8 (26.67%) Migration
3 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 6 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) SDLC
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.33%) Logistics
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Foglight
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Lotus