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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 242 267 208
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -59
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 168 139 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.62% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.79% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 85 135
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £306 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £57.50 £35.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +62.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £19.50 £91.25
% change year-on-year
+73.07% -78.63%
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
16791 17576 15878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.53% 78.45% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11824 12256 11182
Average daily rate £450 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 237 215
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 45 £500 +5.26% 18
Docklands, London +12 6 £550 -
Canary Wharf +4 2 £700 +68.76%
Harrow - - - -
Romford - - - -
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 97 (26.58%) Finance
2 91 (24.93%) Business Analysis
3 80 (21.92%) Banking
4 73 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (15.62%) SAP
6 45 (12.33%) Investment Banking
7 41 (11.23%) Project Management
8 38 (10.41%) Validation
9 37 (10.14%) Migration
9 37 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (9.86%) SQL
10 36 (9.86%) CRM
11 33 (9.04%) Risk Management
12 32 (8.77%) Change Management
13 30 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (8.22%) Data Analysis
14 29 (7.95%) Management Information System
15 28 (7.67%) Degree
16 27 (7.40%) Use Case
16 27 (7.40%) Workflow
16 27 (7.40%) E-Commerce
17 25 (6.85%) Retail
17 25 (6.85%) Front Office
17 25 (6.85%) Oracle
18 23 (6.30%) ITIL
18 23 (6.30%) Data Modelling
19 22 (6.03%) Data Mapping
20 20 (5.48%) BPR
20 20 (5.48%) Salesforce.com

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 6 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
1 6 (1.64%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (1.10%) CMS
3 3 (0.82%) Lync
4 1 (0.27%) Confluence
4 1 (0.27%) SAS
4 1 (0.27%) FileNet
4 1 (0.27%) IIS
4 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (4.93%) MS Visio
2 15 (4.11%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.84%) MS Office
4 13 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (2.19%) MS Project
6 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.01%) SAP SCM
2 8 (2.19%) SAP MM
3 7 (1.92%) SAP PP
3 7 (1.92%) SAP EWM
4 6 (1.64%) SAP PS
5 5 (1.37%) Oracle TCA
5 5 (1.37%) SAP GRC
6 4 (1.10%) SAP PP-PI
6 4 (1.10%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (1.10%) SAP MII
6 4 (1.10%) SAP HR
6 4 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.82%) SAP SRM
7 3 (0.82%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.55%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.55%) Algo Collateral
8 2 (0.55%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.92%) SaaS
2 3 (0.82%) IaaS
3 2 (0.55%) PaaS
3 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Force.com
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.64%) LDAP
2 4 (1.10%) Firewall
3 3 (0.82%) Network Security
4 2 (0.55%) WAN
4 2 (0.55%) IPsec
4 2 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.55%) IMAP
4 2 (0.55%) LAN
4 2 (0.55%) VPN
5 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.27%) DMZ
5 1 (0.27%) Intranet
5 1 (0.27%) SDH
5 1 (0.27%) Broadband
5 1 (0.27%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.27%) HTTP
5 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.27%) Wireless
5 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.92%) SAP BW
4 6 (1.64%) Star Schema
5 5 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.10%) DataStage
6 4 (1.10%) QlikView
7 3 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.82%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.82%) SAP BI
7 3 (0.82%) MS Access
7 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.55%) Big Data
8 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.27%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 9 (2.47%) JIRA
2 1 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.27%) Toad
2 1 (0.27%) ERwin
2 1 (0.27%) ProC
2 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 97 (26.58%) Finance
2 80 (21.92%) Banking
3 45 (12.33%) Investment Banking
4 25 (6.85%) Retail
4 25 (6.85%) Front Office
5 14 (3.84%) Law
6 12 (3.29%) Legal
7 11 (3.01%) Advertising
8 9 (2.47%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.19%) Back Office
10 7 (1.92%) Marketing
11 6 (1.64%) Retail Banking
12 5 (1.37%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.37%) Military
13 3 (0.82%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.55%) Publishing
14 2 (0.55%) German Language
15 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 235 (64.38%) Analyst
2 190 (52.05%) Business Analyst
3 56 (15.34%) Consultant
4 28 (7.67%) Project Manager
5 26 (7.12%) SAP Consultant
6 24 (6.58%) Data Analyst
6 24 (6.58%) Functional Analyst
7 21 (5.75%) Architect
8 16 (4.38%) Senior Business Analyst
8 16 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (3.84%) Siebel Analyst
9 14 (3.84%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 13 (3.56%) SAP Analyst
10 13 (3.56%) IT Business Analyst
11 10 (2.74%) Security Analyst
12 9 (2.47%) Systems Analyst
12 9 (2.47%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (2.47%) Technical Business Analyst
12 9 (2.47%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 9 (2.47%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.82%) FpML
1 3 (0.82%) XML
1 3 (0.82%) Mason
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.55%) .NET
3 1 (0.27%) J2EE
3 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.27%) EJB
3 1 (0.27%) CSS
3 1 (0.27%) JSP
3 1 (0.27%) Servlets
3 1 (0.27%) SOAP
3 1 (0.27%) Web Services
3 1 (0.27%) JMX
3 1 (0.27%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.27%) Spring
3 1 (0.27%) Ajax
3 1 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.27%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.27%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.95%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (3.01%) NHS
4 11 (3.01%) Derivative
4 11 (3.01%) Data Conversion
5 10 (2.74%) Equities
6 8 (2.19%) FMCG
7 7 (1.92%) User Experience
7 7 (1.92%) Market Risk
8 6 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.64%) iPad
9 5 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.37%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.82%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.82%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.55%) PACS
11 2 (0.55%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.10%) UNIX
1 4 (1.10%) Windows
2 3 (0.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (24.93%) Business Analysis
2 73 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (11.23%) Project Management
4 38 (10.41%) Validation
5 37 (10.14%) Migration
5 37 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (9.86%) CRM
7 33 (9.04%) Risk Management
8 32 (8.77%) Change Management
9 30 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (8.22%) Data Analysis
10 27 (7.40%) E-Commerce
10 27 (7.40%) Workflow
10 27 (7.40%) Use Case
11 23 (6.30%) ITIL
11 23 (6.30%) Data Modelling
12 22 (6.03%) Data Mapping
13 20 (5.48%) BPR
13 20 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (4.93%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.86%) SQL
2 10 (2.74%) Java
3 8 (2.19%) C
4 6 (1.64%) C++
5 5 (1.37%) ABAP
5 5 (1.37%) VBA
6 3 (0.82%) VB
7 1 (0.27%) Python
7 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.27%) VBScript
7 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.27%) Perl
7 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (7.67%) Degree
2 14 (3.84%) ISEB
3 5 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.82%) CISSP
5 2 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) CISA
5 2 (0.55%) CISM
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.27%) PMP
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CCIE
6 1 (0.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (3.29%) Solvency II
3 11 (3.01%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.92%) SLA
5 5 (1.37%) QA
6 4 (1.10%) P3O
6 4 (1.10%) EMIR
6 4 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.82%) MiFID
7 3 (0.82%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.82%) FATCA
8 2 (0.55%) GxP
8 2 (0.55%) COBIT
8 2 (0.55%) GMP
9 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.27%) Basel III
9 1 (0.27%) COREP
9 1 (0.27%) FINREP
System Software
1 6 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 57 (15.62%) SAP
2 25 (6.85%) Oracle
3 20 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (4.38%) Siebel
5 13 (3.56%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.29%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (1.92%) Adobe
8 6 (1.64%) Cognos
8 6 (1.64%) Primavera
9 5 (1.37%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.37%) IBM
9 5 (1.37%) ATG
10 4 (1.10%) Informatica
10 4 (1.10%) Lotus
10 4 (1.10%) Murex
10 4 (1.10%) HP
10 4 (1.10%) Vermilion
11 3 (0.82%) Charles River
11 3 (0.82%) iSOFT
12 2 (0.55%) Bloomberg
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