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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 290 271 257
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 143 168 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.74% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.89% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 115 131
Median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £316 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £448
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year
+327.50% -
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
18291 18950 19002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.82% 83.60% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 13512 14020
Median daily rate £477 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 231 249
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -17 26 £538 +4.82% 3
Croydon - 3 - -
Harrow - 2 £440 -
Canary Wharf +3 1 - -
Docklands, London 0 1 £650 -
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 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 London region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 105 (34.31%) Finance
2 88 (28.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 80 (26.14%) Business Analysis
4 61 (19.93%) Banking
5 50 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (15.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 44 (14.38%) Project Management
8 43 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (11.76%) ITIL
10 30 (9.80%) Front Office
11 29 (9.48%) Migration
11 29 (9.48%) MS Office
12 28 (9.15%) MiFID
13 26 (8.50%) Service Management
14 25 (8.17%) MS Excel
15 24 (7.84%) Retail
16 23 (7.52%) Microsoft
16 23 (7.52%) SQL
16 23 (7.52%) Derivative
17 22 (7.19%) Use Case
17 22 (7.19%) Analytics
17 22 (7.19%) Equities
18 21 (6.86%) ITSM
18 21 (6.86%) Investment Banking
19 20 (6.54%) SAP
20 19 (6.21%) User Stories
21 18 (5.88%) ServiceNow
21 18 (5.88%) Data Analysis
22 17 (5.56%) Fixed Income
22 17 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 15 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.63%) CMS
2 5 (1.63%) Confluence
3 2 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.33%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (9.48%) MS Office
2 25 (8.17%) MS Excel
3 16 (5.23%) MS Visio
4 14 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (3.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.59%) Temenos T24
2 7 (2.29%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.96%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.98%) Magento
5 3 (0.98%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.98%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.65%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.65%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.65%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.33%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (0.33%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.61%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.63%) Basecamp
2 5 (1.63%) G Suite
3 4 (1.31%) AdWords
4 3 (0.98%) IaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.65%) PaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Trello
6 1 (0.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.63%) BGP
1 5 (1.63%) Firewall
1 5 (1.63%) IPsec
1 5 (1.63%) OSPF
1 5 (1.63%) SSL
1 5 (1.63%) Wireless
1 5 (1.63%) WLAN
2 4 (1.31%) Internet
3 3 (0.98%) Network Security
4 2 (0.65%) DMZ
4 2 (0.65%) Intranet
4 2 (0.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.33%) Skype
5 1 (0.33%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.27%) DB2
2 9 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.96%) Big Data
4 2 (0.65%) DataStage
4 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.65%) MS Access
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.65%) QlikView
4 2 (0.65%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.33%) Essbase
5 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (0.33%) MySQL
5 1 (0.33%) OLAP
5 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (3.59%) JIRA
2 8 (2.61%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.65%) FitNesse
3 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.65%) JMeter
3 2 (0.65%) NeoLoad
3 2 (0.65%) Selenium
4 1 (0.33%) ERwin
4 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 105 (34.31%) Finance
2 61 (19.93%) Banking
3 30 (9.80%) Front Office
4 24 (7.84%) Retail
5 21 (6.86%) Investment Banking
6 15 (4.90%) Marketing
7 12 (3.92%) Legal
8 9 (2.94%) Billing
8 9 (2.94%) Games
9 7 (2.29%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.96%) Advertising
10 6 (1.96%) Back Office
11 4 (1.31%) Law
11 4 (1.31%) Local Government
11 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.98%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.65%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 185 (60.46%) Analyst
2 152 (49.67%) Business Analyst
3 25 (8.17%) Consultant
4 18 (5.88%) Architect
5 15 (4.90%) Banking Analyst
5 15 (4.90%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 12 (3.92%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 12 (3.92%) Process Analyst
6 12 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 12 (3.92%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 12 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (3.27%) Digital Analyst
8 9 (2.94%) Developer
9 8 (2.61%) Business Performance Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) Data Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) Financial Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) IT Business Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) Performance Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (0.98%) .NET
2 3 (0.98%) CSS
2 3 (0.98%) HTML
3 2 (0.65%) FpML
3 2 (0.65%) Web Services
3 2 (0.65%) XML
4 1 (0.33%) EDI
4 1 (0.33%) JSON
4 1 (0.33%) MDX
4 1 (0.33%) React
4 1 (0.33%) REST
4 1 (0.33%) SOAP
4 1 (0.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.52%) Derivative
3 22 (7.19%) Equities
4 17 (5.56%) Fixed Income
4 17 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (5.23%) User Experience
6 11 (3.59%) Fintech
7 10 (3.27%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.94%) FMCG
9 7 (2.29%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (1.96%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.63%) Social Media
12 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.98%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.98%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.98%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.98%) Market Risk
14 2 (0.65%) iSeries
14 2 (0.65%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.98%) Unix
2 2 (0.65%) Windows
3 1 (0.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (28.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 80 (26.14%) Business Analysis
3 50 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (15.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 44 (14.38%) Project Management
6 36 (11.76%) ITIL
7 29 (9.48%) Migration
8 26 (8.50%) Service Management
9 22 (7.19%) Analytics
9 22 (7.19%) Use Case
10 21 (6.86%) ITSM
11 19 (6.21%) User Stories
12 18 (5.88%) Data Analysis
13 16 (5.23%) Asset Management
13 16 (5.23%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 16 (5.23%) Target Operating Model
14 15 (4.90%) Business Transformation
14 15 (4.90%) Data Management
14 15 (4.90%) Scrum
14 15 (4.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.52%) SQL
2 9 (2.94%) C
3 6 (1.96%) Java
4 4 (1.31%) ABAP
5 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.65%) RPG
6 2 (0.65%) RPG IV
6 2 (0.65%) VBA
7 1 (0.33%) C#
7 1 (0.33%) C++
7 1 (0.33%) PHP
7 1 (0.33%) R
7 1 (0.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (4.58%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.27%) ISEB
2 10 (3.27%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.96%) Degree
3 6 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.31%) PMP
5 3 (0.98%) ACCA
5 3 (0.98%) CIMA
5 3 (0.98%) MBA
6 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.65%) CCA
7 1 (0.33%) CFA
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.15%) MiFID
2 8 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.61%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.61%) QA
3 3 (0.98%) COBIT
3 3 (0.98%) SLA
4 2 (0.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.65%) EMIR
4 2 (0.65%) GMP
5 1 (0.33%) Basel II
5 1 (0.33%) Basel III
5 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Control-M
2 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (7.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.54%) SAP
3 18 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 13 (4.25%) Google
4 13 (4.25%) Oracle
5 9 (2.94%) Temenos
6 8 (2.61%) jBASE
7 7 (2.29%) Cisco
8 5 (1.63%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.63%) Juniper
8 5 (1.63%) Palo Alto
8 5 (1.63%) Workday
9 4 (1.31%) CA
9 4 (1.31%) DoubleClick
9 4 (1.31%) Tableau
10 3 (0.98%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.65%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.65%) Empirix
11 2 (0.65%) MuleSoft
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