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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 90 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 8 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.50% 1.03% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.39% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 11
Average daily rate £500 £400 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £317 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.25 £11.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+412.76% -41.25%
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England

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
1230 1077 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 77.50% 74.28% 73.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 611 590
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 65
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £10.44 £8.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £24.00 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 4 £500 +5.15% 1
Derbyshire -7 1 - -
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (40.00%) CRM
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Pega
5 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Use Case
7 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (10.00%) NHS
7 2 (10.00%) Information Management
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) ERP
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
7 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (10.00%) Line Management
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.00%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Supply Chain Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) CRM
1 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Use Case
5 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Information Management
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Pega
1 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) JDA
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Siebel