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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 248 267 216
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -51
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 160 142 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.62% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.80% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 93 136
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£505 £485 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £367 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+56.35% -
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
17230 17814 17352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.57% 78.18% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12157 12792 11934
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 230 270
Average hourly rate £21.30 £21.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -37.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.65 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £50.00 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 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 29 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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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 +15 38 £525 +8.24% 13
Docklands, London +3 5 £550 +15.78%
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £342 - 1
Canary Wharf -6 4 £500 -25.92%
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 104 (29.71%) Finance
2 87 (24.86%) Business Analysis
3 69 (19.71%) Banking
4 55 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (14.86%) SQL
5 52 (14.86%) CRM
6 47 (13.43%) Investment Banking
7 46 (13.14%) SAP
8 43 (12.29%) Oracle
9 38 (10.86%) Workflow
10 37 (10.57%) Project Management
10 37 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (9.43%) Validation
13 31 (8.86%) Data Analysis
13 31 (8.86%) Use Case
13 31 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (8.00%) Retail
15 27 (7.71%) UML
16 26 (7.43%) MS Excel
17 25 (7.14%) Microsoft
17 25 (7.14%) Front Office
17 25 (7.14%) Degree
17 25 (7.14%) SDLC
18 24 (6.86%) Migration
18 24 (6.86%) Change Management
19 23 (6.57%) Management Information System
20 22 (6.29%) Risk Management
20 22 (6.29%) Data Modelling
20 22 (6.29%) Data Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 13 (3.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (3.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.29%) Confluence
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.29%) Lync
5 1 (0.29%) Drupal
5 1 (0.29%) Apache
5 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.29%) SAS
5 1 (0.29%) IIS
5 1 (0.29%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.29%) CMS
5 1 (0.29%) FileNet
Applications
1 26 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.00%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.14%) MS Office
4 8 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (3.43%) Oracle TCA
3 11 (3.14%) SAP SCM
4 7 (2.00%) SAP PP
5 6 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (1.43%) SAP MM
6 5 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (1.14%) SAP HR
7 4 (1.14%) SAP PP-PI
7 4 (1.14%) SAP EWM
7 4 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (1.14%) SAP MII
8 3 (0.86%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.86%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.86%) Maximo
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.57%) SAP APO
9 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.57%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.57%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.71%) SaaS
2 3 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.57%) Force.com
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) Office 365
4 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.29%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.86%) Firewall
2 2 (0.57%) DNS
2 2 (0.57%) WAN
2 2 (0.57%) LAN
3 1 (0.29%) LDAP
3 1 (0.29%) SDH
3 1 (0.29%) Broadband
3 1 (0.29%) DHCP
3 1 (0.29%) HTTP
3 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.29%) VPN
3 1 (0.29%) SSL
3 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.29%) DMZ
3 1 (0.29%) Intranet
3 1 (0.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.29%) Wireless
3 1 (0.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.71%) Star Schema
3 5 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.43%) QlikView
3 5 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.43%) DataStage
4 4 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.14%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.14%) SAP HANA
5 3 (0.86%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.86%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.86%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.57%) MS Access
6 2 (0.57%) WebFOCUS
6 2 (0.57%) Big Data
7 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (2.86%) JIRA
2 4 (1.14%) ERwin
3 2 (0.57%) Subversion
4 1 (0.29%) MorphX
4 1 (0.29%) Toad
General
1 104 (29.71%) Finance
2 69 (19.71%) Banking
3 47 (13.43%) Investment Banking
4 28 (8.00%) Retail
5 25 (7.14%) Front Office
6 13 (3.71%) Law
6 13 (3.71%) Legal
7 11 (3.14%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.29%) Back Office
8 8 (2.29%) Advertising
9 6 (1.71%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.71%) Marketing
10 3 (0.86%) German Language
10 3 (0.86%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.86%) Turkish Language
10 3 (0.86%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.57%) Publishing
11 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 234 (66.86%) Analyst
2 186 (53.14%) Business Analyst
3 58 (16.57%) Consultant
4 23 (6.57%) Data Analyst
5 20 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
5 20 (5.71%) Functional Analyst
6 19 (5.43%) Project Manager
6 19 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
6 19 (5.43%) SAP Consultant
7 18 (5.14%) Architect
8 17 (4.86%) IT Business Analyst
8 17 (4.86%) Senior Business Analyst
9 14 (4.00%) Siebel Analyst
9 14 (4.00%) Developer
9 14 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
10 13 (3.71%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 13 (3.71%) CRM Analyst
11 12 (3.43%) Security Analyst
12 11 (3.14%) Functional Consultant
13 10 (2.86%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.29%) FpML
1 8 (2.29%) .NET
1 8 (2.29%) XML
1 8 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (0.86%) Mason
4 2 (0.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (0.57%) SAML
4 2 (0.57%) Middleware
4 2 (0.57%) J2EE
4 2 (0.57%) Web Services
4 2 (0.57%) Spring
4 2 (0.57%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.29%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.29%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.29%) Ajax
5 1 (0.29%) EDI
5 1 (0.29%) JMS
5 1 (0.29%) Java RMI
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.57%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.71%) Derivative
4 18 (5.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (3.43%) Fixed Income
6 11 (3.14%) NHS
6 11 (3.14%) Equities
7 8 (2.29%) FMCG
8 6 (1.71%) Data Conversion
9 5 (1.43%) Data Extraction
9 5 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.43%) iPad
9 5 (1.43%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (0.86%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.86%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.86%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.86%) User Experience
10 3 (0.86%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.57%) PACS
11 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.71%) UNIX
2 5 (1.43%) Windows
3 2 (0.57%) Linux
3 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.29%) Android
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (24.86%) Business Analysis
2 55 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (14.86%) CRM
4 38 (10.86%) Workflow
5 37 (10.57%) Project Management
6 35 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (9.43%) Validation
8 31 (8.86%) Data Analysis
8 31 (8.86%) Use Case
8 31 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (7.71%) UML
10 25 (7.14%) SDLC
11 24 (6.86%) Migration
11 24 (6.86%) Change Management
12 22 (6.29%) Risk Management
12 22 (6.29%) Data Modelling
12 22 (6.29%) Data Management
13 21 (6.00%) RUP
13 21 (6.00%) E-Commerce
13 21 (6.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.86%) SQL
2 11 (3.14%) Java
3 10 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.00%) VBA
4 7 (2.00%) C
4 7 (2.00%) C#
4 7 (2.00%) C++
5 6 (1.71%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.71%) ABAP
6 2 (0.57%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.29%) X++
7 1 (0.29%) Python
7 1 (0.29%) VB
7 1 (0.29%) Perl
7 1 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (7.14%) Degree
2 12 (3.43%) ISEB
3 5 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) CISSP
5 1 (0.29%) PMP
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.29%) CISA
5 1 (0.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 14 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.86%) SLA
3 7 (2.00%) Solvency II
4 6 (1.71%) QA
5 5 (1.43%) EMIR
6 4 (1.14%) MiFID
6 4 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.86%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.57%) GMP
8 2 (0.57%) GxP
8 2 (0.57%) FATCA
9 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.29%) COREP
9 1 (0.29%) FINREP
9 1 (0.29%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (13.14%) SAP
2 43 (12.29%) Oracle
3 25 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 21 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (4.57%) Siebel
6 12 (3.43%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (2.57%) IBM
8 8 (2.29%) Business Objects
8 8 (2.29%) Cognos
9 6 (1.71%) ATG
10 4 (1.14%) Informatica
11 3 (0.86%) Vermilion
11 3 (0.86%) Fidessa
11 3 (0.86%) iSOFT
12 2 (0.57%) Symantec
12 2 (0.57%) Charles River
12 2 (0.57%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.57%) Citrix
12 2 (0.57%) Murex
12 2 (0.57%) Progress
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