The first table below looks at the demand for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 78 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.60% 0.76% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.01% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate £375 £385 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £377 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £393 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £91.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-79.17% +421.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
915 594 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.07% 75.67% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 316 373
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £37.20 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
GAP Analysis
West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) R
3 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (12.50%) MI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet