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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 330 313 296
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 324 348 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.69% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.87% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 240 215
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £334 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £428 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £60.98 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £60.98 -
% change year-on-year
-38.50% -
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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
41108 39802 37510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27552 25663 24073
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1132 1135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +1.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 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
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 28 May 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 -16 162 £500 - 29
South East -16 54 £428 +14.00% 5
North West +16 38 £475 +18.75% 3
West Midlands +1 24 £400 -20.00% 4
East Midlands +9 12 £338 -25.00% 1
East of England +7 10 £400 -5.88% 6
South West -20 10 £325 -37.50% 3
Yorkshire +2 5 £368 -22.63% 3
North East -43 3 £563 -2.17%
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 196 (32.18%) Finance
2 113 (18.56%) Business Analysis
3 108 (17.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 99 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (15.11%) Banking
6 81 (13.30%) Migration
7 71 (11.66%) SQL
8 70 (11.49%) Project Management
8 70 (11.49%) Asset Management
9 67 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 57 (9.36%) CRM
11 56 (9.20%) SAP
12 50 (8.21%) Oracle
12 50 (8.21%) Data Analysis
12 50 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
13 49 (8.05%) UML
14 48 (7.88%) MS Excel
15 47 (7.72%) Data Modelling
16 45 (7.39%) Change Management
17 43 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
17 43 (7.06%) BPR
17 43 (7.06%) Waterfall
18 40 (6.57%) ISEB
19 39 (6.40%) Data Migration
20 38 (6.24%) Microsoft
21 37 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
21 37 (6.08%) Investment Banking
21 37 (6.08%) Target Operating Model
22 36 (5.91%) SDLC
22 36 (5.91%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

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 17 (2.79%) Confluence
2 10 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.15%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 6 (0.99%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.49%) SAS
7 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 48 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.91%) MS Visio
3 34 (5.58%) MS Office
4 19 (3.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.15%) MS Project
6 4 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (2.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (1.97%) SAP MM
5 7 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (1.15%) Eagle PACE
5 7 (1.15%) SAP CO
5 7 (1.15%) SAP FI
5 7 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.99%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (0.99%) SAP PP
6 6 (0.99%) SAP QM
6 6 (0.99%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.66%) SAP PP-PI
8 3 (0.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.49%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.49%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.49%) SAP Retail
8 3 (0.49%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.49%) PaaS
1 3 (0.49%) SaaS
2 2 (0.33%) Force.com
2 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.33%) IaaS
2 2 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.33%) Taleo
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.16%) AdWords
3 1 (0.16%) GitHub
3 1 (0.16%) Heroku
3 1 (0.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.13%) Internet
2 8 (1.31%) WAN
3 7 (1.15%) LAN
4 6 (0.99%) PBX
5 4 (0.66%) DHCP
5 4 (0.66%) DNS
5 4 (0.66%) Firewall
6 3 (0.49%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) ATM
7 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.16%) NAS
7 1 (0.16%) NGN
7 1 (0.16%) SAN
7 1 (0.16%) Skype
7 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (2.96%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (1.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (1.31%) MS Access
6 7 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.99%) Big Data
8 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.82%) QlikView
8 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.66%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.33%) SAP BI
11 2 (0.33%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.33%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (5.25%) JIRA
2 8 (1.31%) Capybara
2 8 (1.31%) Cucumber
2 8 (1.31%) ERwin
2 8 (1.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.31%) Selenium
2 8 (1.31%) SpecFlow
2 8 (1.31%) WATIR
2 8 (1.31%) WebDriver
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.33%) Ant
4 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.33%) Maven
4 2 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.16%) Build Forge
5 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.16%) LSMW
5 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 196 (32.18%) Finance
2 92 (15.11%) Banking
3 37 (6.08%) Investment Banking
4 33 (5.42%) Retail
5 22 (3.61%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (1.97%) Back Office
8 11 (1.81%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.48%) Front Office
9 9 (1.48%) Law
9 9 (1.48%) Legal
10 8 (1.31%) Marketing
11 7 (1.15%) Advertising
12 6 (0.99%) Billing
12 6 (0.99%) Games
13 5 (0.82%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.66%) Local Government
15 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 333 (54.68%) Analyst
2 276 (45.32%) Business Analyst
3 94 (15.44%) Consultant
4 45 (7.39%) Architect
5 37 (6.08%) Data Business Analyst
6 36 (5.91%) Project Manager
7 29 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
8 25 (4.11%) Functional Consultant
8 25 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
9 23 (3.78%) Financial Analyst
9 23 (3.78%) Project Analyst
9 23 (3.78%) Senior Business Analyst
10 21 (3.45%) Finance Business Analyst
11 18 (2.96%) Data Analyst
11 18 (2.96%) Oracle Consultant
11 18 (2.96%) Process Analyst
12 17 (2.79%) Banking Analyst
13 16 (2.63%) Business Systems Analyst
13 16 (2.63%) Digital Analyst
13 16 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.60%) XML
2 19 (3.12%) FpML
3 11 (1.81%) Web Services
4 8 (1.31%) Behat
5 6 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (0.82%) jQuery
7 4 (0.66%) Middleware
8 3 (0.49%) .NET
8 3 (0.49%) HTML
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.16%) J2EE
10 1 (0.16%) JSON
10 1 (0.16%) MDX
10 1 (0.16%) REST
10 1 (0.16%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.16%) SOAP
10 1 (0.16%) Visualforce
10 1 (0.16%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.13%) Life Science
4 10 (1.64%) User Experience
5 8 (1.31%) Derivative
6 7 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.15%) Data Conversion
6 7 (1.15%) Reference Data
7 6 (0.99%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.82%) Fixed Income
8 5 (0.82%) SCADA
9 4 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.66%) Equities
9 4 (0.66%) LIMS
9 4 (0.66%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.49%) EMV
10 3 (0.49%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.49%) NHS
10 3 (0.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.13%) Windows
2 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (0.66%) Linux
4 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.33%) Unix
5 1 (0.16%) Android
5 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.16%) CentOS
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (18.56%) Business Analysis
2 108 (17.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 99 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (13.30%) Migration
5 70 (11.49%) Asset Management
5 70 (11.49%) Project Management
6 67 (11.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 57 (9.36%) CRM
8 50 (8.21%) Data Analysis
9 49 (8.05%) UML
10 47 (7.72%) Data Modelling
11 45 (7.39%) Change Management
12 43 (7.06%) BPR
12 43 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
12 43 (7.06%) Waterfall
13 39 (6.40%) Data Migration
14 37 (6.08%) Target Operating Model
15 36 (5.91%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
15 36 (5.91%) SDLC
16 35 (5.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 71 (11.66%) SQL
2 13 (2.13%) Java
3 11 (1.81%) C#
4 9 (1.48%) Ruby
5 8 (1.31%) C
5 8 (1.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.31%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.49%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.33%) C++
7 2 (0.33%) COBOL
7 2 (0.33%) PeopleCode
8 1 (0.16%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.16%) SOQL
8 1 (0.16%) SOSL
8 1 (0.16%) VB
8 1 (0.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 40 (6.57%) ISEB
2 24 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.78%) Degree
4 12 (1.97%) CISSP
5 11 (1.81%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.48%) CISM
6 9 (1.48%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.15%) CISA
8 5 (0.82%) ISACA
9 4 (0.66%) CEH
10 3 (0.49%) MCP
11 2 (0.33%) ACCA
11 2 (0.33%) CIMA
11 2 (0.33%) IIBA
11 2 (0.33%) PCI QSA
11 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.16%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.12%) MiFID
2 18 (2.96%) QA
3 17 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.79%) Solvency II
4 11 (1.81%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.64%) SLA
6 9 (1.48%) UCITS
7 7 (1.15%) AIFMD
7 7 (1.15%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.99%) EMIR
8 6 (0.99%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.82%) Basel II
9 5 (0.82%) Basel III
9 5 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.49%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 3 (0.49%) FATCA
10 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.16%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.33%) Ansible
2 2 (0.33%) Puppet
2 2 (0.33%) SCCM
3 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (9.20%) SAP
2 50 (8.21%) Oracle
3 38 (6.24%) Microsoft
4 27 (4.43%) PeopleSoft
5 22 (3.61%) ServiceNow
6 16 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.48%) Bloomberg
7 9 (1.48%) JD Edwards
7 9 (1.48%) Reuters
8 8 (1.31%) Rally
9 7 (1.15%) Citrix
9 7 (1.15%) HP
9 7 (1.15%) Tableau
10 6 (0.99%) Ariba
10 6 (0.99%) Hyperion
11 5 (0.82%) Siebel
11 5 (0.82%) Vermilion
12 4 (0.66%) GoldenSource
12 4 (0.66%) Misys
13 3 (0.49%) CA
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