The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
Rank - 84 81
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 0 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.90% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.06% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Median daily rate - £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £60.98 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-46.70% +430.26%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
938 1230 963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.81% 85.24% 85.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 834 703
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.21 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £45.15 £29.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leeds region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) BPMN
3 4 (25.00%) Workflow
3 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
5 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience
6 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) COBOL
6 1 (6.25%) HTML

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Business Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Improvement Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) BPMN
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) COBOL
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Avaloq
1 1 (6.25%) Misys
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) SunGard