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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
UK / England
Rank 333 309 314
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 256 311 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.68% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.83% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 202 202
Median daily rate £475 £475 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £342 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-2.05% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £41.25 £9.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+323.07% -15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £9.55 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £9.95 £11.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.49 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +208.60%

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
34196 37462 36478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.46% 82.05% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22819 24555 24009
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 847 1090 988
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 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
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 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
London -15 142 £500 -4.76% 22
South East -4 42 £425 -5.55% 10
West Midlands 0 21 £438 +7.03% 1
North West +20 15 £380 -15.32% 4
East of England +9 12 £525 -4.54% 3
East Midlands +12 10 £313 -10.71% 1
South West -2 7 £400 -13.56% 4
Yorkshire 0 4 £350 +5.66% 1
North East -19 4 £450 -8.62% 1
Midlands -2 1 £450 -10.00%
GAP Analysis
UK

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 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 England region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 173 (30.78%) Finance
2 148 (26.33%) Business Analysis
3 144 (25.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 109 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (16.73%) Banking
6 74 (13.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 73 (12.99%) Project Management
8 63 (11.21%) Migration
9 59 (10.50%) Use Case
10 54 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
11 50 (8.90%) MiFID
12 48 (8.54%) User Stories
13 47 (8.36%) SQL
14 46 (8.19%) Validation
15 45 (8.01%) Data Modelling
15 45 (8.01%) Data Analysis
16 44 (7.83%) CRM
17 43 (7.65%) Front Office
17 43 (7.65%) Retail
18 39 (6.94%) Change Management
19 38 (6.76%) SAP
20 36 (6.41%) Oracle
20 36 (6.41%) Waterfall
21 34 (6.05%) Security Cleared
21 34 (6.05%) ITIL
21 34 (6.05%) Test Scripting
22 33 (5.87%) Microsoft
22 33 (5.87%) Equities
22 33 (5.87%) Process Improvement
23 32 (5.69%) MS Office

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 6 (1.07%) Apache Spark
2 5 (0.89%) Confluence
3 4 (0.71%) CMS
3 4 (0.71%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.53%) Drupal
5 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.18%) SAS
5 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (5.69%) MS Office
2 28 (4.98%) MS Visio
3 25 (4.45%) MS Excel
4 15 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.25%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.60%) SAP FI
2 8 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.42%) SAP CO
3 7 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.89%) Maximo
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.89%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.71%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.71%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.71%) SAP PSCD
6 3 (0.53%) Magento
6 3 (0.53%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 3 (0.53%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.53%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.53%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.53%) SAP QM
6 3 (0.53%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.96%) SaaS
3 9 (1.60%) IaaS
3 9 (1.60%) PaaS
4 8 (1.42%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.53%) AdWords
5 3 (0.53%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.18%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.18%) Office 365
7 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.71%) BGP
1 4 (0.71%) Firewall
1 4 (0.71%) IPsec
1 4 (0.71%) NAS
1 4 (0.71%) OSPF
1 4 (0.71%) SSL
1 4 (0.71%) Wireless
1 4 (0.71%) WLAN
2 3 (0.53%) iSCSI
2 3 (0.53%) LAN
2 3 (0.53%) SAN
2 3 (0.53%) WAN
3 2 (0.36%) DMZ
3 2 (0.36%) Intranet
3 2 (0.36%) Network Security
3 2 (0.36%) VPN
4 1 (0.18%) Internet
4 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (3.56%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.49%) DB2
5 13 (2.31%) Big Data
6 12 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.42%) Data Lake
8 8 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.07%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.07%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.07%) Power BI
10 5 (0.89%) HDInsight
10 5 (0.89%) InfluxDB
10 5 (0.89%) OpenTSDB
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.89%) SAP BW
11 4 (0.71%) MySQL
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.25%) JIRA
3 6 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.53%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.53%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.36%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.36%) JMeter
6 2 (0.36%) NeoLoad
6 2 (0.36%) Selenium
7 1 (0.18%) ERwin
7 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 173 (30.78%) Finance
2 94 (16.73%) Banking
3 43 (7.65%) Front Office
3 43 (7.65%) Retail
4 29 (5.16%) Investment Banking
5 23 (4.09%) Marketing
6 18 (3.20%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.20%) Retail Banking
7 17 (3.02%) Legal
8 16 (2.85%) Billing
9 10 (1.78%) Back Office
10 8 (1.42%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.25%) Aerospace
11 7 (1.25%) Military
11 7 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (1.07%) Games
12 6 (1.07%) Local Government
13 5 (0.89%) Advertising
14 4 (0.71%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 341 (60.68%) Analyst
2 290 (51.60%) Business Analyst
3 62 (11.03%) Consultant
4 43 (7.65%) Architect
5 31 (5.52%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 25 (4.45%) Project Manager
7 23 (4.09%) Senior Analyst
8 22 (3.91%) Data Analyst
9 20 (3.56%) Agile Business Analyst
9 20 (3.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 19 (3.38%) Banking Analyst
10 19 (3.38%) Process Analyst
11 18 (3.20%) Senior Business Analyst
12 17 (3.02%) Data Business Analyst
12 17 (3.02%) Regulatory Business Analyst
13 16 (2.85%) Financial Analyst
14 15 (2.67%) Digital Analyst
14 15 (2.67%) SAP Consultant
15 14 (2.49%) Finance Business Analyst
16 13 (2.31%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.02%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (2.31%) .NET
3 12 (2.14%) XML
4 10 (1.78%) Web Services
5 8 (1.42%) JSON
6 5 (0.89%) Middleware
7 4 (0.71%) HTML
8 3 (0.53%) CSS
8 3 (0.53%) XSD
9 2 (0.36%) FpML
9 2 (0.36%) REST
9 2 (0.36%) SOAP
10 1 (0.18%) EJB
10 1 (0.18%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.18%) JDBC
10 1 (0.18%) JSP
10 1 (0.18%) React
10 1 (0.18%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.18%) Servlets
10 1 (0.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.87%) Equities
3 31 (5.52%) Derivative
4 29 (5.16%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 22 (3.91%) User Experience
7 20 (3.56%) Data Centre
7 20 (3.56%) Fintech
8 18 (3.20%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.25%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.25%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.25%) NHS
10 6 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (1.07%) FMCG
10 6 (1.07%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.07%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.07%) Social Media
11 5 (0.89%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.89%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.96%) Linux
2 9 (1.60%) HPUX
2 9 (1.60%) Unix
3 7 (1.25%) Windows
4 3 (0.53%) Solaris
5 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (26.33%) Business Analysis
2 144 (25.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 109 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (13.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 73 (12.99%) Project Management
6 63 (11.21%) Migration
7 59 (10.50%) Use Case
8 48 (8.54%) User Stories
9 46 (8.19%) Validation
10 45 (8.01%) Data Analysis
10 45 (8.01%) Data Modelling
11 44 (7.83%) CRM
12 39 (6.94%) Change Management
13 36 (6.41%) Waterfall
14 34 (6.05%) ITIL
14 34 (6.05%) Test Scripting
15 33 (5.87%) Process Improvement
16 31 (5.52%) Data Management
17 29 (5.16%) Data Migration
18 28 (4.98%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (8.36%) SQL
2 13 (2.31%) C
3 10 (1.78%) T-SQL
4 7 (1.25%) ABAP
4 7 (1.25%) C#
4 7 (1.25%) Java
4 7 (1.25%) R
5 6 (1.07%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.07%) Python
6 3 (0.53%) VBA
7 2 (0.36%) PHP
7 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.18%) COBOL
8 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.18%) Visual J++
8 1 (0.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (6.05%) Security Cleared
2 22 (3.91%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.85%) Degree
4 13 (2.31%) ISEB
5 12 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.89%) CISM
6 5 (0.89%) PMP
7 3 (0.53%) ACCA
7 3 (0.53%) CBAP
7 3 (0.53%) CIMA
7 3 (0.53%) CISSP
7 3 (0.53%) MBA
7 3 (0.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.36%) CCA
8 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.36%) IIBA
8 2 (0.36%) IISP
8 2 (0.36%) SANS
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.18%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (8.90%) MiFID
2 23 (4.09%) Data Quality
3 15 (2.67%) GDPR
4 12 (2.14%) QA
5 8 (1.42%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (0.71%) COSO
7 4 (0.71%) GMP
8 3 (0.53%) SLA
8 3 (0.53%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.36%) COBIT
9 2 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.36%) EMIR
9 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.18%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) Docker
3 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) Control-M
2 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (6.76%) SAP
2 36 (6.41%) Oracle
3 33 (5.87%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.85%) ServiceNow
5 11 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (1.78%) Cisco
7 9 (1.60%) HP
7 9 (1.60%) Workday
8 8 (1.42%) Google
8 8 (1.42%) MuleSoft
8 8 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (1.07%) Tableau
9 6 (1.07%) Talend
10 5 (0.89%) Juniper
10 5 (0.89%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 5 (0.89%) VMware
11 4 (0.71%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.71%) Palo Alto
11 4 (0.71%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.71%) Temenos
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