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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 84 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.43% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.50% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £463 £423 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.46% +11.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £10.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
+327.50% -14.89%
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
961 1412 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.74% 87.11% 82.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 949 692
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £566 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (20.00%) Workflow
3 4 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) BPMN
3 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Use Case
5 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Kanban
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) User Stories
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) User Experience
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement

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 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Business Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Business Improvement Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Business Process Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (20.00%) BPMN
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Kanban
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (10.00%) Use Case
5 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) COBOL
3 1 (5.00%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Avaloq
1 1 (5.00%) Misys
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) SunGard