The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank - 26 24
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.27% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.52% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £435 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £33.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+40.41% +77.63%
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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 Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 132 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 76.29% 83.54% 79.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 97 117
Median daily rate £405 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £283 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 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 Halifax region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) BPR
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Reinsurance

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BPR
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA