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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 219 242 226
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 187 146 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.88% 0.67% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.86% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 91 107
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£506 £490 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% -4.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.75 £20.00 £91.25
% change year-on-year
-41.25% -78.08%
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
16714 17075 15210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.73% 78.57% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11868 11661 10681
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 236 247
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +32 55 £500 -2.43% 27
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 100 (27.55%) Finance
2 83 (22.87%) Business Analysis
3 75 (20.66%) Banking
4 72 (19.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (16.80%) SAP
6 43 (11.85%) Investment Banking
7 40 (11.02%) Project Management
8 38 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (10.47%) Migration
9 36 (9.92%) Validation
9 36 (9.92%) Degree
10 35 (9.64%) SQL
11 34 (9.37%) CRM
12 32 (8.82%) Retail
13 31 (8.54%) Change Management
13 31 (8.54%) Risk Management
13 31 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (8.26%) E-Commerce
15 29 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (7.99%) Data Analysis
16 27 (7.44%) Front Office
17 25 (6.89%) Management Information System
18 23 (6.34%) BPR
18 23 (6.34%) ITIL
19 21 (5.79%) ERP
20 20 (5.51%) Workflow
20 20 (5.51%) Data Mapping
21 19 (5.23%) Data Migration
21 19 (5.23%) Use Case
22 18 (4.96%) Data Modelling

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (1.65%) SharePoint
1 6 (1.65%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (1.38%) Lync
3 4 (1.10%) CMS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.28%) Confluence
4 1 (0.28%) SAS
4 1 (0.28%) FileNet
4 1 (0.28%) IIS
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (4.41%) MS Visio
2 15 (4.13%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.58%) MS Office
4 12 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (2.20%) MS Project
6 3 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.03%) SAP SCM
2 8 (2.20%) SAP MM
3 7 (1.93%) SAP PP
3 7 (1.93%) SAP EWM
4 6 (1.65%) SAP PS
5 5 (1.38%) SAP GRC
6 4 (1.10%) SAP PP-PI
6 4 (1.10%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (1.10%) SAP MII
6 4 (1.10%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.83%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.83%) Algo Collateral
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.83%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.55%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.55%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.20%) SaaS
2 5 (1.38%) IaaS
3 4 (1.10%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.20%) Network Security
2 6 (1.65%) LDAP
3 4 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (0.83%) Firewall
5 2 (0.55%) VPN
5 2 (0.55%) IMAP
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) IPsec
6 1 (0.28%) Broadband
6 1 (0.28%) LAN
6 1 (0.28%) SDH
6 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.48%) SAP BW
3 8 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.93%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.38%) SAP HANA
5 5 (1.38%) SAP BI
5 5 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.10%) MS Access
6 4 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.83%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.55%) DataStage
8 2 (0.55%) QlikView
8 2 (0.55%) Big Data
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.28%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (2.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.28%) Toad
2 1 (0.28%) RequisitePro
2 1 (0.28%) ERwin
2 1 (0.28%) ProC
2 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 100 (27.55%) Finance
2 75 (20.66%) Banking
3 43 (11.85%) Investment Banking
4 32 (8.82%) Retail
5 27 (7.44%) Front Office
6 13 (3.58%) Law
7 11 (3.03%) Legal
7 11 (3.03%) Advertising
8 7 (1.93%) Back Office
8 7 (1.93%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.93%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.65%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.38%) Military
11 4 (1.10%) Marketing
12 3 (0.83%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.28%) German Language
13 1 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.28%) Billing
13 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 232 (63.91%) Analyst
2 187 (51.52%) Business Analyst
3 60 (16.53%) Consultant
4 30 (8.26%) SAP Consultant
5 29 (7.99%) Project Manager
6 26 (7.16%) Architect
7 22 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 22 (6.06%) Functional Analyst
8 16 (4.41%) Siebel Analyst
9 14 (3.86%) IT Business Analyst
9 14 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (3.58%) Senior Business Analyst
10 13 (3.58%) SAP Analyst
11 12 (3.31%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
12 10 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.48%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (2.48%) SAP Functional Analyst
13 9 (2.48%) SAP Data Analyst
14 8 (2.20%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 8 (2.20%) SAP SCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.93%) XML
2 3 (0.83%) FpML
2 3 (0.83%) Mason
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.28%) XBRL
4 1 (0.28%) Middleware
4 1 (0.28%) HTML
4 1 (0.28%) .NET
4 1 (0.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.89%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (3.31%) FMCG
5 11 (3.03%) Data Conversion
5 11 (3.03%) NHS
6 9 (2.48%) Market Risk
6 9 (2.48%) User Experience
7 6 (1.65%) iPad
7 6 (1.65%) Derivative
8 5 (1.38%) Equities
8 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.38%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.83%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.83%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.83%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.83%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.55%) PACS
11 2 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.38%) UNIX
2 4 (1.10%) Windows
2 4 (1.10%) Linux
3 2 (0.55%) Android
3 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (22.87%) Business Analysis
2 72 (19.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (11.02%) Project Management
4 38 (10.47%) Migration
4 38 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (9.92%) Validation
6 34 (9.37%) CRM
7 31 (8.54%) Risk Management
7 31 (8.54%) Change Management
8 30 (8.26%) E-Commerce
9 29 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (7.99%) Data Analysis
10 23 (6.34%) BPR
10 23 (6.34%) ITIL
11 21 (5.79%) ERP
12 20 (5.51%) Workflow
12 20 (5.51%) Data Mapping
13 19 (5.23%) Use Case
13 19 (5.23%) Data Migration
14 18 (4.96%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (9.64%) SQL
2 8 (2.20%) Java
3 7 (1.93%) ABAP
4 5 (1.38%) VBA
4 5 (1.38%) C
4 5 (1.38%) C++
5 4 (1.10%) VB
6 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.55%) VBScript
7 1 (0.28%) Python
7 1 (0.28%) Perl
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (9.92%) Degree
2 15 (4.13%) ISEB
3 4 (1.10%) CISSP
3 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.10%) CISA
3 4 (1.10%) CISM
4 2 (0.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) VCP4
5 1 (0.28%) CCIE
5 1 (0.28%) CCNP
5 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.03%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.93%) QA
3 7 (1.93%) SLA
4 6 (1.65%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.10%) P3O
5 4 (1.10%) EMIR
5 4 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.10%) COBIT
6 3 (0.83%) MiFID
6 3 (0.83%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.55%) Basel III
7 2 (0.55%) GMP
7 2 (0.55%) FATCA
7 2 (0.55%) GxP
8 1 (0.28%) COREP
8 1 (0.28%) FINREP
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (1.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) Nessus
Vendors
1 61 (16.80%) SAP
2 18 (4.96%) Siebel
2 18 (4.96%) Oracle
2 18 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (3.86%) PeopleSoft
3 14 (3.86%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.93%) Adobe
5 6 (1.65%) Business Objects
5 6 (1.65%) Primavera
6 5 (1.38%) ATG
7 4 (1.10%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.10%) Informatica
7 4 (1.10%) Lotus
7 4 (1.10%) Cognos
7 4 (1.10%) Murex
7 4 (1.10%) HP
7 4 (1.10%) Vermilion
8 3 (0.83%) Charles River
8 3 (0.83%) IBM
8 3 (0.83%) iSOFT
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