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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 219 251 232
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 188 147 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.68% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.87% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 93 86
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£500 £500 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £328 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £20.00 £82.50
% change year-on-year
-42.50% -75.75%
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
16509 16851 14875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.15% 78.18% 76.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11820 11613 10314
Average daily rate £450 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 235 295
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £13.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £77.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 January 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 30 January 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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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 +13 46 £475 -5.00% 25
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 119 (30.83%) Finance
2 89 (23.06%) Business Analysis
3 77 (19.95%) Banking
4 68 (17.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (16.58%) SAP
6 44 (11.40%) Degree
7 42 (10.88%) Validation
8 41 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (10.62%) SQL
8 41 (10.62%) Investment Banking
9 38 (9.84%) Project Management
10 37 (9.59%) Migration
11 36 (9.33%) Change Management
11 36 (9.33%) Retail
12 34 (8.81%) CRM
13 31 (8.03%) Front Office
13 31 (8.03%) Risk Management
14 29 (7.51%) E-Commerce
15 27 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (6.99%) Data Analysis
16 25 (6.48%) ERP
16 25 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (6.22%) Management Information System
18 23 (5.96%) Information Security
18 23 (5.96%) Use Case
19 22 (5.70%) ITIL
19 22 (5.70%) BPR
20 21 (5.44%) User Acceptance Testing
21 20 (5.18%) Data Migration
21 20 (5.18%) Workflow

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (1.55%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.30%) Lync
3 4 (1.04%) CMS
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.52%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) FileNet
6 1 (0.26%) IIS
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 13 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.85%) MS Office
4 7 (1.81%) MS Project
5 3 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.59%) SAP SCM
2 8 (2.07%) SAP MM
3 7 (1.81%) SAP PP
3 7 (1.81%) SAP PS
3 7 (1.81%) SAP EWM
4 5 (1.30%) SAP GRC
5 4 (1.04%) SAP PP-PI
5 4 (1.04%) Eagle PACE
5 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.04%) SAP MII
5 4 (1.04%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.78%) Algo Collateral
6 3 (0.78%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.78%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.52%) CA Clarity
7 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.52%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.81%) SaaS
2 5 (1.30%) IaaS
3 4 (1.04%) PaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.89%) Network Security
2 8 (2.07%) Firewall
3 6 (1.55%) LDAP
4 5 (1.30%) WAN
4 5 (1.30%) LAN
5 4 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.04%) DMZ
6 3 (0.78%) VPN
7 2 (0.52%) IMAP
8 1 (0.26%) IPsec
8 1 (0.26%) Intranet
8 1 (0.26%) Broadband
8 1 (0.26%) SDH
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.26%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (2.85%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.59%) SAP BW
3 6 (1.55%) SAP HANA
3 6 (1.55%) SAP BI
4 5 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.04%) Big Data
6 3 (0.78%) MS Access
7 2 (0.52%) KDB
7 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.26%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (1.55%) JIRA
2 2 (0.52%) Toad
3 1 (0.26%) ProC
3 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.26%) FishEye
General
1 119 (30.83%) Finance
2 77 (19.95%) Banking
3 41 (10.62%) Investment Banking
4 36 (9.33%) Retail
5 31 (8.03%) Front Office
6 11 (2.85%) Advertising
7 9 (2.33%) Legal
7 9 (2.33%) Back Office
8 8 (2.07%) Law
9 7 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.55%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.30%) Military
12 4 (1.04%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.78%) Publishing
13 3 (0.78%) Marketing
14 2 (0.52%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.52%) Billing
15 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 241 (62.44%) Analyst
2 186 (48.19%) Business Analyst
3 67 (17.36%) Consultant
4 33 (8.55%) Project Manager
5 31 (8.03%) Architect
6 30 (7.77%) SAP Consultant
7 22 (5.70%) Data Analyst
8 18 (4.66%) Functional Analyst
9 16 (4.15%) Siebel Analyst
10 14 (3.63%) SAP Analyst
10 14 (3.63%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (3.37%) Senior Business Analyst
12 12 (3.11%) IT Business Analyst
12 12 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.11%) Security Consultant
12 12 (3.11%) Security Analyst
13 9 (2.33%) Functional Consultant
13 9 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (2.33%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
13 9 (2.33%) SAP Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.55%) XML
2 4 (1.04%) .NET
2 4 (1.04%) FpML
3 3 (0.78%) Mason
4 2 (0.52%) Velocity
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.52%) HTML
5 1 (0.26%) Middleware
5 1 (0.26%) XBRL
5 1 (0.26%) CSS
5 1 (0.26%) XHTML
5 1 (0.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.22%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (4.40%) FMCG
5 13 (3.37%) Market Risk
5 13 (3.37%) User Experience
6 12 (3.11%) Data Conversion
7 11 (2.85%) NHS
8 5 (1.30%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.04%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.04%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.04%) Derivative
9 4 (1.04%) SecurID
9 4 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.04%) Equities
9 4 (1.04%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.78%) iPad
10 3 (0.78%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.78%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.85%) Windows
2 9 (2.33%) UNIX
3 6 (1.55%) Linux
4 5 (1.30%) Android
4 5 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.04%) Solaris
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (23.06%) Business Analysis
2 68 (17.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (10.88%) Validation
4 41 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (9.84%) Project Management
6 37 (9.59%) Migration
7 36 (9.33%) Change Management
8 34 (8.81%) CRM
9 31 (8.03%) Risk Management
10 29 (7.51%) E-Commerce
11 27 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (6.99%) Data Analysis
12 25 (6.48%) ERP
13 23 (5.96%) Information Security
13 23 (5.96%) Use Case
14 22 (5.70%) ITIL
14 22 (5.70%) BPR
15 21 (5.44%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (5.18%) Data Migration
16 20 (5.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (10.62%) SQL
2 9 (2.33%) Java
3 8 (2.07%) ABAP
3 8 (2.07%) VBA
4 5 (1.30%) C++
5 4 (1.04%) C
5 4 (1.04%) VB
6 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.52%) C#
6 2 (0.52%) Perl
6 2 (0.52%) VBScript
7 1 (0.26%) Python
7 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (11.40%) Degree
2 18 (4.66%) ISEB
3 13 (3.37%) CISSP
4 9 (2.33%) CISM
5 5 (1.30%) CISA
6 4 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.52%) CCNA
8 2 (0.52%) MBA
9 1 (0.26%) CCIE
9 1 (0.26%) CCNP
9 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.26%) IIBA
9 1 (0.26%) CBAP
9 1 (0.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.59%) Solvency II
3 9 (2.33%) QA
4 6 (1.55%) EMIR
4 6 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.55%) SLA
4 6 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.30%) Basel III
6 4 (1.04%) MiFID
6 4 (1.04%) COBIT
6 4 (1.04%) P3O
6 4 (1.04%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.52%) GMP
7 2 (0.52%) GxP
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.26%) FATCA
8 1 (0.26%) COREP
8 1 (0.26%) FINREP
System Software
1 7 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) XenApp
2 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Nessus
2 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (16.58%) SAP
2 18 (4.66%) Siebel
3 16 (4.15%) Oracle
4 15 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (3.89%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.63%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (2.07%) Business Objects
6 8 (2.07%) HP
7 7 (1.81%) Primavera
7 7 (1.81%) Adobe
8 6 (1.55%) Murex
8 6 (1.55%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.30%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.30%) Actimize
10 4 (1.04%) Fortinet
10 4 (1.04%) Vermilion
10 4 (1.04%) Tufin
10 4 (1.04%) TippingPoint
10 4 (1.04%) Informatica
10 4 (1.04%) Lotus
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + 6 monthly extensions
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £850 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, please quote
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £575 - £630 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 270-340 Per Day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £420.00 - £470.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago