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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
UK / England
Rank 313 340 272
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -68
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 287 290 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.61% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.73% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 204 224
Median daily rate £450 £468 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.74% -1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £416 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £53.00 £45.20 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.26% +288.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £26.90 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.60 £56.22 £31.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £60.25 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-14.52% +412.76%

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
34320 39574 38070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.95% 82.84% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22958 26223 24388
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 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 850 1079 1034
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +37.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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
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 26 February 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
London +44 153 £500 -4.76% 17
South East +23 65 £425 -5.55% 8
West Midlands -1 14 £390 -2.50% 1
North West +4 12 £375 -20.63% 4
East of England -2 10 £475 +11.76% 3
Yorkshire +11 9 £350 +1.81% 6
East Midlands +10 9 £375 -6.25% 1
South West -5 7 £400 -13.56% 3
Midlands +4 4 £350 -
North East -9 3 - -
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 England region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 163 (29.06%) Finance
2 138 (24.60%) Business Analysis
3 127 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (14.26%) Banking
6 73 (13.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 72 (12.83%) Project Management
8 66 (11.76%) Use Case
9 65 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
10 58 (10.34%) MiFID
11 51 (9.09%) Data Analysis
12 47 (8.38%) SAP
13 46 (8.20%) Validation
14 45 (8.02%) Migration
14 45 (8.02%) SQL
15 44 (7.84%) User Stories
16 43 (7.66%) Microsoft
17 42 (7.49%) Retail
18 40 (7.13%) Front Office
19 38 (6.77%) Data Modelling
20 37 (6.60%) CRM
21 35 (6.24%) ITIL
22 34 (6.06%) Change Management
22 34 (6.06%) Security Cleared
23 33 (5.88%) Test Scripting
23 33 (5.88%) Equities
23 33 (5.88%) PRINCE2
23 33 (5.88%) MS Visio
24 32 (5.70%) Oracle
24 32 (5.70%) Derivative

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 15 (2.67%) Confluence
2 6 (1.07%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.07%) CMS
3 5 (0.89%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.71%) Drupal
5 3 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.36%) SAS
6 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 31 (5.53%) MS Excel
3 27 (4.81%) MS Office
4 19 (3.39%) MS Project
5 12 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.78%) Maximo
4 8 (1.43%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (1.25%) SAP GTS
6 6 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (1.07%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.89%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.89%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 4 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.71%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.71%) SAP PP
8 4 (0.71%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.53%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.53%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.96%) SaaS
3 9 (1.60%) IaaS
3 9 (1.60%) PaaS
4 6 (1.07%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.53%) G Suite
5 3 (0.53%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.36%) Office 365
6 2 (0.36%) Taleo
7 1 (0.18%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.18%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.71%) LAN
1 4 (0.71%) NAS
1 4 (0.71%) WAN
2 3 (0.53%) Internet
2 3 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (0.36%) BGP
3 2 (0.36%) DMZ
3 2 (0.36%) Firewall
3 2 (0.36%) Intranet
3 2 (0.36%) IPsec
3 2 (0.36%) Network Security
3 2 (0.36%) OSPF
3 2 (0.36%) SSL
3 2 (0.36%) VPN
3 2 (0.36%) Wireless
3 2 (0.36%) WLAN
4 1 (0.18%) ATM
4 1 (0.18%) FTP
4 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (3.21%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.32%) Big Data
3 13 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.60%) Data Lake
4 9 (1.60%) DB2
4 9 (1.60%) Hadoop
4 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.25%) Power BI
6 6 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (1.07%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.07%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.89%) HDInsight
7 5 (0.89%) InfluxDB
7 5 (0.89%) OpenTSDB
7 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.53%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 17 (3.03%) JIRA
2 6 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.36%) ERwin
4 2 (0.36%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.36%) JMeter
4 2 (0.36%) NeoLoad
4 2 (0.36%) Selenium
5 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 163 (29.06%) Finance
2 80 (14.26%) Banking
3 42 (7.49%) Retail
4 40 (7.13%) Front Office
5 30 (5.35%) Investment Banking
6 29 (5.17%) Legal
7 23 (4.10%) Marketing
8 17 (3.03%) Manufacturing
9 16 (2.85%) Billing
10 14 (2.50%) Back Office
11 13 (2.32%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.96%) Retail Banking
13 9 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (1.25%) Law
15 6 (1.07%) Aerospace
15 6 (1.07%) Games
15 6 (1.07%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.89%) Local Government
16 5 (0.89%) Private Banking
17 4 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 341 (60.78%) Analyst
2 294 (52.41%) Business Analyst
3 61 (10.87%) Consultant
4 40 (7.13%) Architect
5 37 (6.60%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 30 (5.35%) Project Manager
7 28 (4.99%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (4.28%) Senior Business Analyst
9 23 (4.10%) SAP Consultant
10 22 (3.92%) Data Analyst
11 21 (3.74%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 18 (3.21%) Process Analyst
13 17 (3.03%) Banking Analyst
14 15 (2.67%) Financial Analyst
14 15 (2.67%) Regulatory Business Analyst
15 14 (2.50%) Finance Business Analyst
15 14 (2.50%) IT Analyst
15 14 (2.50%) IT Business Analyst
15 14 (2.50%) Oracle Consultant
16 13 (2.32%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.21%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (2.32%) XML
3 9 (1.60%) .NET
3 9 (1.60%) JSON
4 6 (1.07%) Web Services
5 4 (0.71%) Middleware
5 4 (0.71%) SAML
6 3 (0.53%) FpML
6 3 (0.53%) XSD
7 2 (0.36%) REST
7 2 (0.36%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.36%) SOAP
7 2 (0.36%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.18%) COM
8 1 (0.18%) EJB
8 1 (0.18%) JDBC
8 1 (0.18%) JSP
8 1 (0.18%) ODBC
8 1 (0.18%) Servlets
8 1 (0.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.88%) Equities
3 32 (5.70%) Derivative
4 29 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (3.21%) Fixed Income
6 18 (3.21%) User Experience
7 17 (3.03%) Fintech
8 11 (1.96%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.43%) Social Media
10 7 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.25%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (1.07%) Blog
11 6 (1.07%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.07%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.07%) FMCG
12 5 (0.89%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.71%) NHS
14 3 (0.53%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.43%) Linux
2 7 (1.25%) Windows
3 4 (0.71%) Unix
4 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (24.60%) Business Analysis
2 127 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 91 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (13.01%) User Acceptance Testing
5 72 (12.83%) Project Management
6 66 (11.76%) Use Case
7 51 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 46 (8.20%) Validation
9 45 (8.02%) Migration
10 44 (7.84%) User Stories
11 38 (6.77%) Data Modelling
12 37 (6.60%) CRM
13 35 (6.24%) ITIL
14 34 (6.06%) Change Management
15 33 (5.88%) PRINCE2
15 33 (5.88%) Test Scripting
16 32 (5.70%) Process Improvement
16 32 (5.70%) Requirements Analysis
17 29 (5.17%) Data Management
17 29 (5.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (8.02%) SQL
2 10 (1.78%) C
3 9 (1.60%) T-SQL
4 7 (1.25%) C#
4 7 (1.25%) Python
4 7 (1.25%) R
5 6 (1.07%) ABAP
5 6 (1.07%) Java
5 6 (1.07%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.71%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.36%) VBA
7 2 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 24 (4.28%) Degree
3 22 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.50%) ISEB
5 9 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.07%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.07%) PMP
7 4 (0.71%) ACCA
7 4 (0.71%) CIMA
8 3 (0.53%) CISM
8 3 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.53%) MBA
8 3 (0.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.36%) CBAP
9 2 (0.36%) IIBA
9 2 (0.36%) IISP
9 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.18%) APMP
10 1 (0.18%) CCA
10 1 (0.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (10.34%) MiFID
2 26 (4.63%) Data Quality
3 24 (4.28%) GDPR
4 17 (3.03%) QA
5 9 (1.60%) PMO
6 7 (1.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 7 (1.25%) GMP
6 7 (1.25%) PCI DSS
7 6 (1.07%) EMIR
7 6 (1.07%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.89%) IFRS
9 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.71%) SLA
10 3 (0.53%) COSO
10 3 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.36%) FATCA
11 2 (0.36%) IFRS 9
12 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.18%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.18%) Docker
3 1 (0.18%) vCloud
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.53%) Puppet
2 2 (0.36%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.18%) Control-M
3 1 (0.18%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (8.38%) SAP
2 43 (7.66%) Microsoft
3 32 (5.70%) Oracle
4 15 (2.67%) ServiceNow
5 14 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.32%) PeopleSoft
7 10 (1.78%) Workday
8 9 (1.60%) Google
9 8 (1.43%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.25%) Cisco
11 6 (1.07%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 6 (1.07%) Tableau
11 6 (1.07%) Talend
12 4 (0.71%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.71%) FNZ
13 3 (0.53%) Adobe
13 3 (0.53%) CA
13 3 (0.53%) IBM
13 3 (0.53%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.53%) Juniper
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £319 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago