The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 240 247 197
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -50
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 179 180 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.74% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.97% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 124 147
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £344 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-8.76% +2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £63.00 £29.71
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +112.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18167 18542 19451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.94% 76.48% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12695 12898 12907
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 260 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
GAP Analysis
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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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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 0 48 £500 +11.11% 12
Docklands, London - 9 £500 -
Canary Wharf +25 1 £625 +47.05%
Bromley - - - - 2
Croydon - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 90 (27.27%) Finance
2 87 (26.36%) Business Analysis
3 58 (17.58%) CRM
4 56 (16.97%) Change Management
5 50 (15.15%) Siebel
6 46 (13.94%) Project Management
7 45 (13.64%) Degree
8 43 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (12.73%) PeopleSoft
10 41 (12.42%) Migration
11 40 (12.12%) SAP
12 36 (10.91%) Oracle
13 33 (10.00%) Banking
14 32 (9.70%) Validation
15 29 (8.79%) Use Case
16 27 (8.18%) ERP
16 27 (8.18%) Microsoft
17 26 (7.88%) Retail
17 26 (7.88%) User Acceptance Testing
17 26 (7.88%) FMCG
18 25 (7.58%) MS Excel
19 22 (6.67%) UML
19 22 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
20 19 (5.76%) Asset Management
21 18 (5.45%) SQL
22 17 (5.15%) ITIL
22 17 (5.15%) RUP
22 17 (5.15%) Billing
23 15 (4.55%) Information Security
23 15 (4.55%) Windows

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (3.03%) CMS
2 5 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.91%) Drupal
5 2 (0.61%) Confluence
5 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.30%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.30%) Documentum
6 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.30%) FileNet
6 1 (0.30%) Lync
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (4.24%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.73%) MS Project
5 5 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (2.12%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (2.12%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.52%) SAP SRM
5 4 (1.21%) SAP QM
6 3 (0.91%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.61%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.61%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.30%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.30%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.30%) SAP FS
8 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.82%) SaaS
2 4 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.61%) PaaS
3 2 (0.61%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.73%) LAN
1 9 (2.73%) WAN
2 4 (1.21%) DHCP
2 4 (1.21%) HTTP
2 4 (1.21%) DNS
3 3 (0.91%) Multicast
4 2 (0.61%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.61%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.61%) SSL
4 2 (0.61%) Internet
4 2 (0.61%) Firewall
4 2 (0.61%) Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.30%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.30%) CTI
5 1 (0.30%) FWSM
5 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.21%) Data Mart
4 3 (0.91%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.91%) MS Access
5 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.30%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.30%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.30%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.30%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (1.82%) JIRA
2 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.61%) FishEye
3 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.61%) Maven
4 1 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 90 (27.27%) Finance
2 33 (10.00%) Banking
3 26 (7.88%) Retail
4 17 (5.15%) Billing
5 12 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.33%) General Ledger
7 10 (3.03%) Publishing
8 9 (2.73%) Back Office
9 8 (2.42%) Marketing
10 7 (2.12%) German Language
11 6 (1.82%) Front Office
11 6 (1.82%) Games
12 5 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.52%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.52%) Legal
13 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.30%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 217 (65.76%) Analyst
2 171 (51.82%) Business Analyst
3 59 (17.88%) Consultant
4 32 (9.70%) Siebel Analyst
5 31 (9.39%) Functional Analyst
6 28 (8.48%) Siebel Business Analyst
7 25 (7.58%) Architect
8 20 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
8 20 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (4.85%) SAP Consultant
10 15 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
10 15 (4.55%) Project Manager
11 13 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.64%) Data Analyst
12 12 (3.64%) Solutions Analyst
12 12 (3.64%) PeopleSoft Analyst
12 12 (3.64%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
13 11 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
13 11 (3.33%) PeopleSoft Consultant
14 7 (2.12%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.33%) Middleware
2 8 (2.42%) XML
3 5 (1.52%) JSON
4 3 (0.91%) Mason
4 3 (0.91%) REST
4 3 (0.91%) HATEOAS
4 3 (0.91%) CSS
5 2 (0.61%) SOAP
5 2 (0.61%) Web Services
5 2 (0.61%) HTML
5 2 (0.61%) Android SDK
5 2 (0.61%) MCollective
5 2 (0.61%) OAuth
5 2 (0.61%) OpenID
5 2 (0.61%) J2EE
6 1 (0.30%) .NET
6 1 (0.30%) XSLT
6 1 (0.30%) EDI
6 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.88%) FMCG
2 9 (2.73%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.73%) Derivative
3 6 (1.82%) Equities
4 5 (1.52%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.21%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (0.91%) Fixed Income
6 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (0.91%) NHS
6 3 (0.91%) New Media
6 3 (0.91%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.91%) Online Games
6 3 (0.91%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.61%) Open Source
7 2 (0.61%) PMI
7 2 (0.61%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.30%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.55%) Windows
2 9 (2.73%) Linux
3 5 (1.52%) UNIX
4 4 (1.21%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.21%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.91%) Solaris
5 3 (0.91%) Android
5 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.61%) CentOS
6 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (26.36%) Business Analysis
2 58 (17.58%) CRM
3 56 (16.97%) Change Management
4 46 (13.94%) Project Management
5 43 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (12.42%) Migration
7 32 (9.70%) Validation
8 29 (8.79%) Use Case
9 27 (8.18%) ERP
10 26 (7.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (6.67%) UML
12 19 (5.76%) Asset Management
13 17 (5.15%) ITIL
13 17 (5.15%) RUP
14 15 (4.55%) RAD
14 15 (4.55%) Information Security
15 14 (4.24%) E-Commerce
16 13 (3.94%) PRINCE2
16 13 (3.94%) Data Modelling
16 13 (3.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.45%) SQL
2 10 (3.03%) Java
3 6 (1.82%) Perl
4 4 (1.21%) C
5 3 (0.91%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.91%) Python
5 3 (0.91%) Tcl
6 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.61%) Ruby
6 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.61%) ABAP
6 2 (0.61%) VBA
7 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (13.64%) Degree
2 13 (3.94%) ISEB
3 5 (1.52%) CISSP
3 5 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.21%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.21%) CISA
5 3 (0.91%) CIMA
5 3 (0.91%) MBA
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.91%) ISSAP
5 3 (0.91%) MCTS
6 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.61%) CCNA
6 2 (0.61%) PMP
6 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.61%) GIAC
6 2 (0.61%) CISM
7 1 (0.30%) ACCA
7 1 (0.30%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.12%) QA
2 4 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.91%) SLA
3 3 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.61%) EMIR
4 2 (0.61%) COBIT
4 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.61%) FATCA
5 1 (0.30%) P3O
5 1 (0.30%) HL7
5 1 (0.30%) MiFID
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.30%) COREP
System Software
1 7 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) Puppet
1 5 (1.52%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.61%) OpenView
3 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (15.15%) Siebel
2 42 (12.73%) PeopleSoft
3 40 (12.12%) SAP
4 36 (10.91%) Oracle
5 27 (8.18%) Microsoft
6 11 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.73%) IBM
8 7 (2.12%) Citrix
9 6 (1.82%) HP
10 5 (1.52%) VMware
10 5 (1.52%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.91%) Cisco
11 3 (0.91%) Sybase
11 3 (0.91%) Fidessa
11 3 (0.91%) Open Text
11 3 (0.91%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.61%) Lotus
12 2 (0.61%) Symantec
12 2 (0.61%) Remedy
12 2 (0.61%) McAfee
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