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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
England / East of England
Rank 116 122 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.21% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.27% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 21
Median daily rate £525 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £60.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-46.28% +426.08%

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
1693 1855 1980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.67% 78.37% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 1110 1216
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 175 139
Median hourly rate £37.02 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £53.73 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +14 6 £525 -
Hertfordshire +3 3 £525 -4.54% 2
Suffolk -8 1 - - 1
GAP Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Validation
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (17.39%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) Billing
5 4 (17.39%) Contract Management
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) SAP
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (8.70%) CISM
7 2 (8.70%) GIS
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security
7 2 (8.70%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security Governance
7 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.70%) Kaspersky
7 2 (8.70%) IISP
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
8 1 (4.35%) Service Design

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.35%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) GIS
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Change Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Change Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Governance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Project Change Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) KYC Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Mortgage Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Validation
2 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) Contract Management
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
7 1 (4.35%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) KYC
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CISM
1 2 (8.70%) IISP
1 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Kaspersky
3 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.35%) Concur