The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 126 115 128
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 15 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.17% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.25% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 10
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£450 £375 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £207 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £626
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.00 £29.71
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +21.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2069 1628 1944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 72.27% 70.11% 67.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1195 861 903
Average daily rate £390 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 144 216
Average hourly rate £28.83 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
GAP Analysis
England

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 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
Hertfordshire +12 8 £450 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £380 - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
GAP Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) SAP
3 5 (17.24%) Sun
3 5 (17.24%) Solvency II
4 4 (13.79%) RedPrairie
4 4 (13.79%) ISEB
4 4 (13.79%) JDA
4 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (13.79%) WFM
4 4 (13.79%) Use Case
4 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Business Development
5 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.34%) SAP QM
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) UML
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 2 (6.90%) SSADM
6 2 (6.90%) SAP WM
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP QM
2 2 (6.90%) SAP WM
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.45%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.45%) Rational Rose
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Business Analyst
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) SAP QM Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) SAP WM Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Managing Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) WFM
3 4 (13.79%) Use Case
4 3 (10.34%) Validation
4 3 (10.34%) Business Development
4 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.34%) UML
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) SSADM
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) SAP
1 5 (17.24%) Sun
2 4 (13.79%) JDA
2 4 (13.79%) RedPrairie
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Ceridian