The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 287 310 268
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -42
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 148 129 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.55% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.66% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 80 135
Median daily rate £475 £523 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £434 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.50 £60.98 £35.19
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +73.27%
GAP Analysis
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19475 19430 19928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.07% 83.19% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13944 13956 14107
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 220 248
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £52.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +18 34 £546 -0.68% 7
Croydon - 5 £300 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £375 -
Docklands, London +10 1 £650 -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 116 (36.25%) Finance
2 86 (26.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 66 (20.63%) Banking
4 61 (19.06%) Business Analysis
5 46 (14.38%) Project Management
5 46 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (13.44%) ITIL
7 42 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (12.19%) Service Management
8 39 (12.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 37 (11.56%) Migration
10 34 (10.63%) Microsoft
11 33 (10.31%) MS Office
11 33 (10.31%) SQL
12 29 (9.06%) ITSM
13 27 (8.44%) Retail
13 27 (8.44%) MS Excel
14 24 (7.50%) ServiceNow
15 23 (7.19%) UML
16 22 (6.88%) Data Analysis
16 22 (6.88%) Target Operating Model
17 21 (6.56%) Analytics
18 20 (6.25%) SAP
18 20 (6.25%) SharePoint
18 20 (6.25%) Investment Banking
18 20 (6.25%) User Stories
19 19 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
20 18 (5.63%) Asset Management
20 18 (5.63%) Data Modelling
21 17 (5.31%) ETL

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.44%) Confluence
3 6 (1.88%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.56%) CMS
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.63%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (10.31%) MS Office
2 27 (8.44%) MS Excel
3 19 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (4.06%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.50%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.44%) Temenos T24
2 4 (1.25%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.25%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.94%) Magento
3 3 (0.94%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.63%) Primavera
4 2 (0.63%) Radian6
4 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.63%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.63%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.63%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.31%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.31%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.31%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.19%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.56%) AdWords
3 5 (1.56%) Basecamp
3 5 (1.56%) Google Apps
4 4 (1.25%) PaaS
5 3 (0.94%) IaaS
5 3 (0.94%) SaaS
6 2 (0.63%) Force.com
6 2 (0.63%) Taleo
6 2 (0.63%) Trello
7 1 (0.31%) Heroku
7 1 (0.31%) Office 365
7 1 (0.31%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.19%) Firewall
2 5 (1.56%) Internet
2 5 (1.56%) PBX
3 4 (1.25%) BGP
3 4 (1.25%) DHCP
3 4 (1.25%) DNS
3 4 (1.25%) IPsec
3 4 (1.25%) LAN
3 4 (1.25%) Network Security
3 4 (1.25%) OSPF
3 4 (1.25%) SSL
3 4 (1.25%) WAN
3 4 (1.25%) Wireless
3 4 (1.25%) WLAN
4 2 (0.63%) Skype
5 1 (0.31%) ATM
5 1 (0.31%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.81%) DB2
3 6 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.25%) Big Data
4 4 (1.25%) MS Access
4 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.63%) OLAP
6 2 (0.63%) OLTP
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.63%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 17 (5.31%) JIRA
2 8 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 7 (2.19%) ERwin
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.31%) Ant
5 1 (0.31%) Build Forge
5 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.31%) Maven
5 1 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 116 (36.25%) Finance
2 66 (20.63%) Banking
3 27 (8.44%) Retail
4 20 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.44%) Front Office
6 9 (2.81%) Marketing
6 9 (2.81%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.19%) Advertising
7 7 (2.19%) Games
8 6 (1.88%) Local Government
9 5 (1.56%) Back Office
9 5 (1.56%) Billing
10 4 (1.25%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.63%) Legal
12 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 177 (55.31%) Analyst
2 134 (41.88%) Business Analyst
3 31 (9.69%) Architect
4 26 (8.13%) Consultant
5 21 (6.56%) Project Manager
6 19 (5.94%) Banking Analyst
7 14 (4.38%) Data Business Analyst
8 13 (4.06%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (3.75%) Process Analyst
10 10 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
10 10 (3.13%) Risk Manager
11 9 (2.81%) Business Systems Analyst
11 9 (2.81%) Data Analyst
11 9 (2.81%) Digital Analyst
11 9 (2.81%) Finance Business Analyst
11 9 (2.81%) Project Analyst
12 8 (2.50%) Banking Business Analyst
12 8 (2.50%) Digital Business Analyst
12 8 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (2.50%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.81%) FpML
2 7 (2.19%) XML
3 5 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.94%) CSS
5 3 (0.94%) HTML
6 2 (0.63%) MDX
6 2 (0.63%) Middleware
6 2 (0.63%) Web Services
7 1 (0.31%) EDI
7 1 (0.31%) React
7 1 (0.31%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.31%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.31%) User Experience
3 11 (3.44%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.81%) Fixed Income
4 9 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.50%) Derivative
6 7 (2.19%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.19%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.19%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.88%) Equities
7 6 (1.88%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.56%) FMCG
9 4 (1.25%) Social Media
10 3 (0.94%) Data Conversion
10 3 (0.94%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.94%) EMV
10 3 (0.94%) Fintech
10 3 (0.94%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.88%) Windows
2 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.31%) CentOS
3 1 (0.31%) Linux
3 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.31%) Unix
3 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (26.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 61 (19.06%) Business Analysis
3 46 (14.38%) Project Management
4 43 (13.44%) ITIL
5 42 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (12.19%) Service Management
6 39 (12.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 37 (11.56%) Migration
8 29 (9.06%) ITSM
9 23 (7.19%) UML
10 22 (6.88%) Data Analysis
10 22 (6.88%) Target Operating Model
11 21 (6.56%) Analytics
12 20 (6.25%) User Stories
13 18 (5.63%) Asset Management
13 18 (5.63%) Data Modelling
14 17 (5.31%) Data Management
14 17 (5.31%) ETL
15 16 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.31%) SQL
2 4 (1.25%) C
3 3 (0.94%) ABAP
3 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
3 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
3 3 (0.94%) VBA
4 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.63%) RPG
4 2 (0.63%) RPG IV
5 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.31%) C++
5 1 (0.31%) Java
5 1 (0.31%) PHP
5 1 (0.31%) R
5 1 (0.31%) Ruby
5 1 (0.31%) SOQL
5 1 (0.31%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.38%) Degree
1 14 (4.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.13%) ISEB
3 6 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.63%) CISSP
7 1 (0.31%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CCA
7 1 (0.31%) CFA
7 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) MBA
7 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.69%) MiFID
2 10 (3.13%) QA
2 10 (3.13%) Solvency II
3 9 (2.81%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.19%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.94%) SLA
6 2 (0.63%) Basel II
6 2 (0.63%) Basel III
6 2 (0.63%) COBIT
6 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.31%) UCITS
System Software
1 6 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) SCCM
1 2 (0.63%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (0.31%) Ansible
2 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.50%) ServiceNow
3 20 (6.25%) SAP
4 13 (4.06%) Oracle
5 12 (3.75%) Google
6 9 (2.81%) Temenos
7 8 (2.50%) jBASE
8 7 (2.19%) Palo Alto
9 6 (1.88%) Tableau
10 5 (1.56%) Cisco
10 5 (1.56%) Citrix
10 5 (1.56%) DoubleClick
10 5 (1.56%) GoldenSource
10 5 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.56%) Siebel
11 4 (1.25%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.25%) Juniper
12 3 (0.94%) CA
12 3 (0.94%) Informatica
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