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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 239 246 196
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -50
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 182 185 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.76% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.00% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 128 142
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 £350 £341 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +3.03%
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
18052 18537 19452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.79% 76.38% 73.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12606 12858 12936
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
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 222 252 380
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £46.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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 30 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 30 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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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 -3 47 £500 +11.11% 13
Docklands, London - 9 £500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £625 -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 (26.87%) Finance
2 87 (25.97%) Business Analysis
3 59 (17.61%) CRM
4 57 (17.01%) Change Management
5 50 (14.93%) Siebel
6 49 (14.63%) Project Management
7 45 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (13.43%) Degree
8 42 (12.54%) PeopleSoft
9 41 (12.24%) SAP
9 41 (12.24%) Migration
10 36 (10.75%) Oracle
11 34 (10.15%) Validation
12 32 (9.55%) Banking
13 29 (8.66%) Use Case
14 28 (8.36%) Microsoft
15 27 (8.06%) MS Excel
15 27 (8.06%) Retail
16 26 (7.76%) ERP
16 26 (7.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 26 (7.76%) FMCG
17 22 (6.57%) UML
17 22 (6.57%) Oracle BI EE
18 20 (5.97%) Asset Management
19 17 (5.07%) Billing
19 17 (5.07%) ITIL
19 17 (5.07%) SQL
19 17 (5.07%) RUP
19 17 (5.07%) MS PowerPoint
20 16 (4.78%) MS Visio

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (2.99%) CMS
2 5 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.90%) Confluence
4 3 (0.90%) Drupal
5 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.30%) FileNet
6 1 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.30%) Documentum
6 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Lync
6 1 (0.30%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 27 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (4.78%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.28%) MS Project
5 5 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.39%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.09%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (2.09%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.49%) SAP SRM
5 4 (1.19%) SAP QM
6 3 (0.90%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.60%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.60%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.30%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.30%) MultiFonds
8 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.30%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.79%) SaaS
2 4 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.60%) PaaS
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.99%) LAN
1 10 (2.99%) WAN
2 4 (1.19%) DHCP
2 4 (1.19%) HTTP
2 4 (1.19%) DNS
3 3 (0.90%) Firewall
3 3 (0.90%) Multicast
4 2 (0.60%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.60%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.60%) Internet
4 2 (0.60%) SSL
4 2 (0.60%) Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.30%) ATM
5 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.30%) DMZ
5 1 (0.30%) CTI
5 1 (0.30%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.30%) FWSM
5 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.19%) MS Access
4 3 (0.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.90%) Data Mart
5 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.30%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.30%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.30%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.30%) Big Data
6 1 (0.30%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.30%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (2.39%) JIRA
2 3 (0.90%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.60%) FishEye
3 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.60%) Maven
4 1 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 90 (26.87%) Finance
2 32 (9.55%) Banking
3 27 (8.06%) Retail
4 17 (5.07%) Billing
5 11 (3.28%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.28%) General Ledger
6 10 (2.99%) Publishing
7 9 (2.69%) Back Office
8 8 (2.39%) Marketing
9 7 (2.09%) German Language
10 6 (1.79%) Front Office
10 6 (1.79%) Games
11 5 (1.49%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.49%) Legal
12 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.30%) Advertising
14 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 222 (66.27%) Analyst
2 175 (52.24%) Business Analyst
3 59 (17.61%) Consultant
4 32 (9.55%) Siebel Analyst
5 31 (9.25%) Functional Analyst
6 28 (8.36%) Siebel Business Analyst
7 24 (7.16%) Architect
8 20 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
8 20 (5.97%) Senior Business Analyst
9 16 (4.78%) Project Manager
9 16 (4.78%) SAP Consultant
10 15 (4.48%) Functional Consultant
11 13 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.58%) PeopleSoft Analyst
12 12 (3.58%) Solutions Analyst
12 12 (3.58%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
12 12 (3.58%) Data Analyst
13 11 (3.28%) PeopleSoft Consultant
13 11 (3.28%) Agile Business Analyst
14 7 (2.09%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.99%) Middleware
2 8 (2.39%) XML
3 5 (1.49%) JSON
4 3 (0.90%) CSS
4 3 (0.90%) REST
4 3 (0.90%) HATEOAS
4 3 (0.90%) Mason
5 2 (0.60%) OpenID
5 2 (0.60%) OAuth
5 2 (0.60%) MCollective
5 2 (0.60%) Android SDK
5 2 (0.60%) SOAP
5 2 (0.60%) Web Services
5 2 (0.60%) J2EE
5 2 (0.60%) HTML
6 1 (0.30%) .NET
6 1 (0.30%) XSLT
6 1 (0.30%) EDI
6 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.76%) FMCG
2 9 (2.69%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.69%) Derivative
3 6 (1.79%) Equities
4 5 (1.49%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (0.90%) Fixed Income
6 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (0.90%) NHS
6 3 (0.90%) New Media
6 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.90%) Video on Demand
6 3 (0.90%) Online Games
7 2 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.60%) Open Source
7 2 (0.60%) PMI
8 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.30%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.78%) Windows
2 9 (2.69%) Linux
3 6 (1.79%) UNIX
4 4 (1.19%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.19%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.19%) Solaris
5 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.90%) Android
5 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.60%) CentOS
6 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (25.97%) Business Analysis
2 59 (17.61%) CRM
3 57 (17.01%) Change Management
4 49 (14.63%) Project Management
5 45 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (12.24%) Migration
7 34 (10.15%) Validation
8 29 (8.66%) Use Case
9 26 (7.76%) ERP
9 26 (7.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (6.57%) UML
11 20 (5.97%) Asset Management
12 17 (5.07%) ITIL
12 17 (5.07%) RUP
13 15 (4.48%) Information Security
13 15 (4.48%) PRINCE2
13 15 (4.48%) RAD
13 15 (4.48%) E-Commerce
14 13 (3.88%) Data Modelling
14 13 (3.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.07%) SQL
2 10 (2.99%) Java
3 6 (1.79%) Perl
4 4 (1.19%) C
5 3 (0.90%) Python
5 3 (0.90%) Tcl
5 3 (0.90%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.60%) Ruby
6 2 (0.60%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.60%) ABAP
6 2 (0.60%) VBA
7 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (13.43%) Degree
2 14 (4.18%) ISEB
3 6 (1.79%) CISSP
4 5 (1.49%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.19%) CISA
6 3 (0.90%) CISM
6 3 (0.90%) CIMA
6 3 (0.90%) MBA
6 3 (0.90%) PMP
6 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.90%) ISSAP
6 3 (0.90%) MCTS
7 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.60%) CCNA
7 2 (0.60%) GIAC
8 1 (0.30%) CCSA
8 1 (0.30%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.09%) QA
2 4 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.90%) SLA
3 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.60%) COBIT
4 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.60%) FATCA
4 2 (0.60%) EMIR
5 1 (0.30%) COREP
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.30%) P3O
5 1 (0.30%) HL7
5 1 (0.30%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.49%) HP UCMDB
1 5 (1.49%) Puppet
2 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.60%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.60%) OpenView
Vendors
1 50 (14.93%) Siebel
2 42 (12.54%) PeopleSoft
3 41 (12.24%) SAP
4 36 (10.75%) Oracle
5 28 (8.36%) Microsoft
6 11 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.69%) IBM
8 7 (2.09%) Citrix
8 7 (2.09%) HP
9 5 (1.49%) VMware
9 5 (1.49%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.90%) Open Text
10 3 (0.90%) Sybase
10 3 (0.90%) Cisco
10 3 (0.90%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.90%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.60%) Google
11 2 (0.60%) GoldenSource
11 2 (0.60%) thinkFolio
11 2 (0.60%) Akamai
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