The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 115 99 123
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 9 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 1.02% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.34% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 9
Average daily rate £450 £468 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.74% +19.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £565 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £11.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+414.89% -41.25%
GAP Analysis
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1876 1942 1728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.72% 76.01% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1182 963
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 139 150
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
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 of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GAP Analysis across the East of England region.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the East of England region.

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 9 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
Suffolk 0 6 £438 -7.89%
Hertfordshire +6 1 £550 - 1
Bedfordshire +1 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) ISO26262
3 3 (25.00%) MISRA C
3 3 (25.00%) MISRA
3 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) QA
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (8.33%) OWASP
5 1 (8.33%) Website Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) CRM Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Trainer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO26262
1 3 (25.00%) MISRA
1 3 (25.00%) MISRA C
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore