The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 342 303 327
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +24
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 279 358 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.71% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.87% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 219 220
Median daily rate £475 £439 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% -12.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £598 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £448
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.34% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year
+327.50% -
GAP Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37968 41123 39833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.48% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27052 26380
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1222 1137
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -8 140 £500 - 14
South East -18 34 £438 +9.37% 8
West Midlands -4 28 £413 - 1
North West +9 26 £388 -10.40% 3
East of England +11 16 £400 +70.21% 4
East Midlands 0 14 £313 -10.71%
Yorkshire +6 10 £475 +12.42% 1
South West -11 8 £450 +12.50% 4
Midlands +8 5 £750 +50.00%
North East -26 2 £450 +28.57%
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 180 (29.51%) Finance
2 158 (25.90%) Business Analysis
3 157 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 125 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (15.90%) Banking
6 77 (12.62%) Migration
7 76 (12.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 74 (12.13%) Project Management
9 61 (10.00%) Use Case
9 61 (10.00%) User Stories
10 56 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
10 56 (9.18%) Data Modelling
11 53 (8.69%) ITIL
11 53 (8.69%) Retail
12 50 (8.20%) SQL
13 49 (8.03%) SAP
14 47 (7.70%) MS Office
14 47 (7.70%) Microsoft
14 47 (7.70%) Data Analysis
15 45 (7.38%) Validation
16 41 (6.72%) CRM
16 41 (6.72%) Security Cleared
17 40 (6.56%) Change Management
18 38 (6.23%) MS Excel
18 38 (6.23%) Waterfall
19 36 (5.90%) Process Improvement
20 35 (5.74%) MS Visio
20 35 (5.74%) MiFID
21 34 (5.57%) Data Migration
21 34 (5.57%) Target Operating Model

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in 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 16 (2.62%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.98%) Apache Spark
2 6 (0.98%) CMS
2 6 (0.98%) Confluence
3 3 (0.49%) Drupal
4 2 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.16%) SAS
5 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 47 (7.70%) MS Office
2 38 (6.23%) MS Excel
3 35 (5.74%) MS Visio
4 25 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.97%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.97%) Temenos T24
2 11 (1.80%) SAP FI
3 10 (1.64%) SAP CO
4 9 (1.48%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.82%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.82%) SAP HR
7 5 (0.82%) SAP PSCD
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.49%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.49%) Magento
9 3 (0.49%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.49%) SAP PM
9 3 (0.49%) SAP QM
10 2 (0.33%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.33%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.80%) SaaS
3 9 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.48%) IaaS
4 8 (1.31%) PaaS
5 5 (0.82%) Basecamp
5 5 (0.82%) G Suite
6 4 (0.66%) AdWords
7 3 (0.49%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.33%) Trello
9 1 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
9 1 (0.16%) Office 365
9 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.82%) BGP
1 5 (0.82%) Firewall
1 5 (0.82%) Internet
1 5 (0.82%) IPsec
1 5 (0.82%) OSPF
1 5 (0.82%) SSL
1 5 (0.82%) Wireless
1 5 (0.82%) WLAN
2 4 (0.66%) NAS
3 3 (0.49%) iSCSI
3 3 (0.49%) Network Security
3 3 (0.49%) SAN
4 2 (0.33%) DMZ
4 2 (0.33%) Intranet
4 2 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.16%) SSH
5 1 (0.16%) Telepresence
5 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.44%) Big Data
4 18 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (2.79%) DB2
6 13 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.31%) Data Lake
8 8 (1.31%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (0.98%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.98%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.98%) Power BI
9 6 (0.98%) SAP BW
10 5 (0.82%) HDInsight
10 5 (0.82%) InfluxDB
10 5 (0.82%) OpenTSDB
10 5 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (1.97%) JIRA
2 11 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.31%) Eclipse
4 6 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.49%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.49%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.33%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.33%) JMeter
7 2 (0.33%) NeoLoad
7 2 (0.33%) Selenium
8 1 (0.16%) ERwin
8 1 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 180 (29.51%) Finance
2 97 (15.90%) Banking
3 53 (8.69%) Retail
4 31 (5.08%) Front Office
5 25 (4.10%) Marketing
6 23 (3.77%) Retail Banking
7 20 (3.28%) Investment Banking
8 18 (2.95%) Manufacturing
9 16 (2.62%) Legal
10 14 (2.30%) Billing
11 10 (1.64%) Back Office
11 10 (1.64%) Local Government
12 9 (1.48%) Games
13 8 (1.31%) Advertising
13 8 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (1.15%) Military
14 7 (1.15%) Telecoms
15 6 (0.98%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.66%) Law
17 3 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 365 (59.84%) Analyst
2 300 (49.18%) Business Analyst
3 66 (10.82%) Consultant
4 44 (7.21%) Architect
5 34 (5.57%) Project Manager
6 26 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (3.77%) Process Analyst
8 22 (3.61%) Agile Business Analyst
8 22 (3.61%) Data Business Analyst
8 22 (3.61%) Financial Analyst
9 21 (3.44%) Data Analyst
9 21 (3.44%) Senior Business Analyst
10 20 (3.28%) MiFID Business Analyst
11 19 (3.11%) Finance Business Analyst
12 18 (2.95%) Banking Analyst
13 17 (2.79%) Business Systems Analyst
13 17 (2.79%) SAP Consultant
14 16 (2.62%) Digital Analyst
15 14 (2.30%) Digital Business Analyst
15 14 (2.30%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.30%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (2.13%) .NET
3 9 (1.48%) XML
4 8 (1.31%) Web Services
5 7 (1.15%) JSON
6 4 (0.66%) HTML
6 4 (0.66%) Middleware
7 3 (0.49%) CSS
8 2 (0.33%) FpML
8 2 (0.33%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.16%) EDI
9 1 (0.16%) MDX
9 1 (0.16%) React
9 1 (0.16%) REST
9 1 (0.16%) SOAP
9 1 (0.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.10%) Derivative
2 25 (4.10%) Equities
3 24 (3.93%) Management Information System
4 21 (3.44%) User Experience
5 20 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 17 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (2.62%) Fixed Income
8 14 (2.30%) Visualisation
9 12 (1.97%) Fintech
9 12 (1.97%) NHS
10 10 (1.64%) FMCG
11 9 (1.48%) Data Integration
12 7 (1.15%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.15%) Equity Derivative
12 7 (1.15%) Social Media
13 6 (0.98%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.98%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.82%) Credit Risk
15 4 (0.66%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.80%) HPUX
2 10 (1.64%) Linux
3 9 (1.48%) Unix
4 4 (0.66%) Windows
5 3 (0.49%) Solaris
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (25.90%) Business Analysis
2 157 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 125 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (12.62%) Migration
5 76 (12.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 74 (12.13%) Project Management
7 61 (10.00%) Use Case
7 61 (10.00%) User Stories
8 56 (9.18%) Data Modelling
9 53 (8.69%) ITIL
10 47 (7.70%) Data Analysis
11 45 (7.38%) Validation
12 41 (6.72%) CRM
13 40 (6.56%) Change Management
14 38 (6.23%) Waterfall
15 36 (5.90%) Process Improvement
16 34 (5.57%) Data Migration
16 34 (5.57%) Target Operating Model
17 30 (4.92%) PRINCE2
17 30 (4.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (8.20%) SQL
2 13 (2.13%) C
2 13 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 9 (1.48%) Java
4 8 (1.31%) ABAP
5 7 (1.15%) C#
5 7 (1.15%) R
6 6 (0.98%) PowerShell
6 6 (0.98%) Python
7 5 (0.82%) PHP
8 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.33%) RPG
8 2 (0.33%) RPG IV
8 2 (0.33%) VBA
9 1 (0.16%) COBOL
9 1 (0.16%) Visual J++
9 1 (0.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 41 (6.72%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.43%) SC Cleared
3 15 (2.46%) ISEB
4 12 (1.97%) Degree
5 11 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.82%) CBAP
7 5 (0.82%) PMP
8 4 (0.66%) CISSP
9 3 (0.49%) ACCA
9 3 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.49%) CIMA
9 3 (0.49%) CISM
9 3 (0.49%) MBA
9 3 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.33%) CCA
10 2 (0.33%) IIBA
10 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.74%) MiFID
2 24 (3.93%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.97%) QA
4 11 (1.80%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 5 (0.82%) COBIT
6 5 (0.82%) SLA
7 3 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.49%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.33%) Basel II
8 2 (0.33%) EMIR
8 2 (0.33%) GMP
8 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.16%) Basel III
9 1 (0.16%) COSO
9 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.49%) Puppet
2 2 (0.33%) SCCM
3 1 (0.16%) Control-M
3 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (8.03%) SAP
2 47 (7.70%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.08%) Oracle
4 18 (2.95%) ServiceNow
5 14 (2.30%) Google
6 12 (1.97%) HP
7 10 (1.64%) Tableau
8 9 (1.48%) Cisco
8 9 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.48%) Temenos
9 8 (1.31%) jBASE
9 8 (1.31%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.15%) Workday
11 6 (0.98%) Juniper
11 6 (0.98%) Talend
12 5 (0.82%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.82%) Palo Alto
12 5 (0.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 4 (0.66%) CA
13 4 (0.66%) DoubleClick
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
CPS Group Limited
Rate: D.O.E.
Posted: 18 days ago