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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 251 261 216
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -45
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 164 150 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.64% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.82% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 98 129
Average daily rate
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£500 £480 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £388 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year
+110.52% -81.00%
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
17519 18237 16983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.29% 78.19% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12272 12958 11811
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 £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 229 237
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -24.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +20 52 £513 +7.89% 15
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £342 - 2
Docklands, London +1 4 £550 +15.78%
Croydon - 3 £500 -
Canary Wharf -6 2 £700 +68.76%
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 96 (27.75%) Finance
2 86 (24.86%) Business Analysis
3 75 (21.68%) Banking
4 57 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (16.18%) SAP
6 44 (12.72%) CRM
6 44 (12.72%) Investment Banking
7 41 (11.85%) SQL
8 38 (10.98%) Validation
9 36 (10.40%) Project Management
10 35 (10.12%) Oracle
10 35 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (9.54%) Workflow
11 33 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (8.38%) Migration
12 29 (8.38%) Retail
12 29 (8.38%) Data Analysis
12 29 (8.38%) Degree
13 28 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 27 (7.80%) Use Case
14 27 (7.80%) Risk Management
15 26 (7.51%) Change Management
15 26 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (7.23%) Management Information System
17 24 (6.94%) UML
17 24 (6.94%) Data Modelling
17 24 (6.94%) Data Mapping
18 21 (6.07%) E-Commerce
18 21 (6.07%) ERP
18 21 (6.07%) MS Excel

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 9 (2.60%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.29%) FileNet
3 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.29%) SAS
3 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.29%) Confluence
3 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.49%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.18%) MS Office
4 10 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.18%) SAP SCM
2 10 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.31%) Oracle TCA
3 8 (2.31%) SAP MM
4 7 (2.02%) SAP PP
5 5 (1.45%) SAP PS
5 5 (1.45%) Primavera
5 5 (1.45%) SAP EWM
6 4 (1.16%) SAP PP-PI
6 4 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.16%) SAP MII
6 4 (1.16%) SAP HR
6 4 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.87%) SAP GRC
7 3 (0.87%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.87%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.58%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.73%) SaaS
2 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.58%) Force.com
4 1 (0.29%) IaaS
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.45%) LDAP
2 3 (0.87%) Firewall
3 2 (0.58%) IMAP
4 1 (0.29%) Wireless
4 1 (0.29%) IPsec
4 1 (0.29%) Broadband
4 1 (0.29%) LAN
4 1 (0.29%) SDH
4 1 (0.29%) WAN
4 1 (0.29%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.29%) VPN
4 1 (0.29%) DMZ
4 1 (0.29%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.02%) SAP BW
3 6 (1.73%) Star Schema
3 6 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (1.45%) DataStage
4 5 (1.45%) QlikView
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.16%) SAP HANA
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.16%) SAP BI
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.87%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.87%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.87%) Big Data
7 2 (0.58%) WebFOCUS
7 2 (0.58%) MS Access
8 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (2.60%) JIRA
2 3 (0.87%) ERwin
3 1 (0.29%) Subversion
3 1 (0.29%) Toad
3 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.29%) MorphX
General
1 96 (27.75%) Finance
2 75 (21.68%) Banking
3 44 (12.72%) Investment Banking
4 29 (8.38%) Retail
5 19 (5.49%) Front Office
6 12 (3.47%) Law
6 12 (3.47%) Legal
7 11 (3.18%) Advertising
8 10 (2.89%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.31%) Back Office
10 7 (2.02%) Marketing
10 7 (2.02%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.45%) Military
12 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.87%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.58%) German Language
13 2 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.58%) Publishing
13 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 231 (66.76%) Analyst
2 181 (52.31%) Business Analyst
3 62 (17.92%) Consultant
4 25 (7.23%) Functional Analyst
4 25 (7.23%) Data Analyst
5 23 (6.65%) SAP Consultant
6 17 (4.91%) Systems Analyst
6 17 (4.91%) Architect
6 17 (4.91%) Project Manager
7 15 (4.34%) IT Business Analyst
7 15 (4.34%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (4.05%) Senior Business Analyst
8 14 (4.05%) Siebel Analyst
9 13 (3.76%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 11 (3.18%) Security Analyst
10 11 (3.18%) SAP Analyst
11 10 (2.89%) CRM Analyst
11 10 (2.89%) Developer
11 10 (2.89%) Functional Consultant
11 10 (2.89%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.45%) .NET
1 5 (1.45%) XML
1 5 (1.45%) FpML
1 5 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (0.87%) Mason
2 3 (0.87%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (0.58%) Visualforce
3 2 (0.58%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.29%) EJB
4 1 (0.29%) CSS
4 1 (0.29%) JSP
4 1 (0.29%) Servlets
4 1 (0.29%) SOAP
4 1 (0.29%) J2EE
4 1 (0.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) JMS
4 1 (0.29%) Java RMI
4 1 (0.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.62%) Derivative
4 14 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (3.18%) Fixed Income
5 11 (3.18%) NHS
5 11 (3.18%) Data Conversion
6 10 (2.89%) FMCG
7 9 (2.60%) Equities
8 5 (1.45%) Credit Derivative
8 5 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.45%) iPad
8 5 (1.45%) Data Extraction
8 5 (1.45%) Market Risk
9 3 (0.87%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.87%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.87%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.58%) User Experience
10 2 (0.58%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.45%) UNIX
2 2 (0.58%) Windows
3 1 (0.29%) AIX
3 1 (0.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (24.86%) Business Analysis
2 57 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (12.72%) CRM
4 38 (10.98%) Validation
5 36 (10.40%) Project Management
6 35 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (9.54%) Workflow
8 29 (8.38%) Migration
8 29 (8.38%) Data Analysis
9 28 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (7.80%) Use Case
10 27 (7.80%) Risk Management
11 26 (7.51%) Change Management
11 26 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (6.94%) UML
12 24 (6.94%) Data Modelling
12 24 (6.94%) Data Mapping
13 21 (6.07%) E-Commerce
13 21 (6.07%) ERP
14 20 (5.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (11.85%) SQL
2 8 (2.31%) Java
2 8 (2.31%) C
3 7 (2.02%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.73%) C++
4 6 (1.73%) ABAP
4 6 (1.73%) VBA
5 4 (1.16%) C#
6 3 (0.87%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.29%) VB
8 1 (0.29%) Python
8 1 (0.29%) X++
Qualifications
1 29 (8.38%) Degree
2 10 (2.89%) ISEB
3 5 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) CISSP
4 2 (0.58%) CISA
4 2 (0.58%) CISM
5 1 (0.29%) PMP
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.18%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.18%) Solvency II
3 8 (2.31%) SLA
4 6 (1.73%) QA
5 5 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.16%) MiFID
7 3 (0.87%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.87%) EMIR
7 3 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.87%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.58%) FATCA
8 2 (0.58%) GMP
8 2 (0.58%) GxP
9 1 (0.29%) COREP
9 1 (0.29%) FINREP
9 1 (0.29%) Basel III
9 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 56 (16.18%) SAP
2 35 (10.12%) Oracle
3 20 (5.78%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (5.49%) Microsoft
5 16 (4.62%) Siebel
6 12 (3.47%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (2.60%) Business Objects
7 9 (2.60%) IBM
8 8 (2.31%) Cognos
9 6 (1.73%) ATG
10 5 (1.45%) Informatica
11 3 (0.87%) iSOFT
11 3 (0.87%) Vermilion
12 2 (0.58%) Planview
12 2 (0.58%) Charles River
12 2 (0.58%) Adobe
12 2 (0.58%) Fidessa
12 2 (0.58%) Murex
12 2 (0.58%) Lotus
12 2 (0.58%) Progress
East London
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Rate: From £550 to £700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
PCR
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £51 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £585 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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