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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 69 49 82
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +33
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 20 41 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.34% 2.54% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 3.55% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 30 4
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£388 £458 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.30% +15.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £275 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £537 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.39 £63.00 £19.42
% change year-on-year
-75.57% +224.40%
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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
1053 1154 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.48% 71.41% 64.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 599 424
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 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 45 59
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.70% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.15 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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

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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 28 August 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
Leicestershire - 6 £388 -
Northamptonshire -15 4 £425 -7.10%
Nottinghamshire +14 3 £310 -24.84%
Lincolnshire - - - -
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (41.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (26.47%) SAP
3 9 (26.47%) Cognos
3 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
3 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (23.53%) SAP PS
4 8 (23.53%) Primavera
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
4 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (23.53%) Critical Path Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) Project Planning
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle ASCP
4 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (23.53%) Data Conversion
5 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
5 7 (20.59%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 7 (20.59%) EAM
6 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 6 (17.65%) XML
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle 11i
1 8 (23.53%) SAP PS
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle ASCP
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) MOLAP
3 1 (2.94%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (2.94%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (11.76%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Business Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Consultant
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (20.59%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) MDX
2 1 (2.94%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Conversion
2 2 (5.88%) PMI
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (23.53%) Critical Path Analysis
3 8 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (23.53%) Project Planning
3 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
4 7 (20.59%) EAM
5 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) Validation
7 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
9 2 (5.88%) User Stories
9 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.88%) Use Case
9 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C
4 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) SAP
1 9 (26.47%) Cognos
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) Primavera
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.94%) IBM