The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 62 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.89% 1.30% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.76% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
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£425 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £421
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £39.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+56.35% +8.33%
GAP Analysis
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
590 454 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.97% 73.70% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 216 254
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 29 22
Average hourly rate £33.00 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.70 £14.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.30 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead -2 6 £450 -
Hertford - 1 £425 -
GAP Analysis
East of England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 6 (40.00%) SAP
1 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
3 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Business Development
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) User Experience
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) QMS
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) CMS
6 1 (6.67%) ITSM

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP MM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP QM
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Process Manager
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Change Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Change Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.67%) SAP QM Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Business Development
3 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITSM
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (6.67%) GMP
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Remedy