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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 86 111 62
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -49
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 16 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.16% 0.061% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.072% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 12
Median daily rate £480 - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.50 £60.98 £15.39
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +296.36%
GAP Analysis
West Yorkshire

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
1178 1396 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.55% 85.28% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 789 971 510
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.66 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
4 4 (19.05%) Workflow
4 4 (19.05%) Feasibility Study
4 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) BPMN
4 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
6 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (9.52%) User Stories
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 2 (9.52%) User Experience

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 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Business Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Improvement Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Business Process Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
3 4 (19.05%) BPMN
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Kanban
5 2 (9.52%) Open Source
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Use Case
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) COBOL
3 1 (4.76%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Avaloq
1 1 (4.76%) Misys
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
1 1 (4.76%) SunGard