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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 235 238 217
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 182 194 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.80% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.03% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 127 122
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£525 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £648
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £53.63 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £43.25 -
% change year-on-year
-73.41% -
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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
17875 18829 16333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.53% 77.63% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13142 13090 11224
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 231 320
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 +14 57 £525 +5.00% 25
Docklands, London +28 14 £550 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 125 (33.88%) Finance
2 92 (24.93%) Business Analysis
3 74 (20.05%) Banking
4 65 (17.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 58 (15.72%) SAP
6 49 (13.28%) Validation
7 48 (13.01%) Project Management
8 44 (11.92%) Change Management
8 44 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (11.38%) Degree
10 39 (10.57%) SQL
11 38 (10.30%) Migration
12 37 (10.03%) Retail
13 33 (8.94%) Use Case
14 32 (8.67%) Investment Banking
15 29 (7.86%) E-Commerce
16 27 (7.32%) Risk Management
16 27 (7.32%) Front Office
17 25 (6.78%) CRM
17 25 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (6.78%) ISEB
18 24 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
19 23 (6.23%) Microsoft
20 22 (5.96%) UML
21 21 (5.69%) RUP
21 21 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
22 20 (5.42%) ERP
22 20 (5.42%) Oracle
22 20 (5.42%) BPR
22 20 (5.42%) Information Security

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (2.17%) CMS
2 6 (1.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.63%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (1.36%) Lync
4 4 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.54%) Confluence
6 1 (0.27%) Apache
6 1 (0.27%) IIS
6 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.98%) MS Office
5 9 (2.44%) MS Project
6 3 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.17%) SAP MM
1 8 (2.17%) SAP PS
2 7 (1.90%) SAP SRM
3 5 (1.36%) SAP GRC
4 4 (1.08%) SAP PP
4 4 (1.08%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.08%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.81%) Algo Collateral
5 3 (0.81%) SAP EWM
5 3 (0.81%) SAP APO
5 3 (0.81%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.54%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.54%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.54%) CA Clarity
6 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.17%) SaaS
2 7 (1.90%) IaaS
3 4 (1.08%) PaaS
4 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.34%) Network Security
2 10 (2.71%) LAN
2 10 (2.71%) WAN
2 10 (2.71%) Firewall
3 6 (1.63%) LDAP
4 5 (1.36%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (1.36%) DMZ
4 5 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.08%) DHCP
5 4 (1.08%) DNS
5 4 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.81%) VPN
7 2 (0.54%) IMAP
7 2 (0.54%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.27%) FWSM
8 1 (0.27%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.27%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.71%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (2.44%) SAP BW
3 9 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.36%) SAP HANA
4 5 (1.36%) Big Data
4 5 (1.36%) SAP BI
4 5 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.08%) MS Access
6 2 (0.54%) KDB
6 2 (0.54%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.27%) Triplestore
7 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.27%) FishEye
2 1 (0.27%) ProC
2 1 (0.27%) RequisitePro
2 1 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 125 (33.88%) Finance
2 74 (20.05%) Banking
3 37 (10.03%) Retail
4 32 (8.67%) Investment Banking
5 27 (7.32%) Front Office
6 9 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.44%) Back Office
7 6 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.63%) Legal
7 6 (1.63%) Billing
7 6 (1.63%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.36%) Military
8 5 (1.36%) Publishing
8 5 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.08%) Advertising
9 4 (1.08%) Marketing
9 4 (1.08%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.81%) Law
11 2 (0.54%) German Language
12 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 230 (62.33%) Analyst
2 182 (49.32%) Business Analyst
3 60 (16.26%) Consultant
4 34 (9.21%) Architect
5 33 (8.94%) Project Manager
6 24 (6.50%) SAP Consultant
7 17 (4.61%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (4.34%) Senior Business Analyst
9 15 (4.07%) Functional Analyst
10 14 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (3.79%) SAP Analyst
11 12 (3.25%) Security Consultant
11 12 (3.25%) Data Analyst
12 11 (2.98%) Solutions Analyst
12 11 (2.98%) IT Business Analyst
13 10 (2.71%) Siebel Analyst
14 9 (2.44%) SAP Functional Analyst
14 9 (2.44%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 9 (2.44%) SAP Data Analyst
14 9 (2.44%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.90%) XML
2 4 (1.08%) .NET
2 4 (1.08%) Middleware
3 3 (0.81%) Mason
3 3 (0.81%) FpML
4 2 (0.54%) HTML
4 2 (0.54%) CSS
4 2 (0.54%) Velocity
5 1 (0.27%) XBRL
5 1 (0.27%) EDI
5 1 (0.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.61%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (4.34%) FMCG
4 13 (3.52%) User Experience
5 12 (3.25%) Data Conversion
6 11 (2.98%) Market Risk
7 5 (1.36%) SecurID
8 4 (1.08%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.08%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.08%) Derivative
8 4 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.08%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.81%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.81%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.81%) Equities
9 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.54%) NHS
10 2 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.34%) Windows
2 10 (2.71%) UNIX
3 6 (1.63%) Linux
4 5 (1.36%) Android
4 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.36%) Solaris
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (24.93%) Business Analysis
2 65 (17.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (13.28%) Validation
4 48 (13.01%) Project Management
5 44 (11.92%) Change Management
5 44 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (10.30%) Migration
7 33 (8.94%) Use Case
8 29 (7.86%) E-Commerce
9 27 (7.32%) Risk Management
10 25 (6.78%) CRM
10 25 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (5.96%) UML
13 21 (5.69%) RUP
14 20 (5.42%) ERP
14 20 (5.42%) BPR
14 20 (5.42%) Information Security
14 20 (5.42%) Asset Management
15 19 (5.15%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.57%) SQL
2 9 (2.44%) Java
3 6 (1.63%) VBA
4 5 (1.36%) ABAP
5 4 (1.08%) C
6 3 (0.81%) VB
7 2 (0.54%) C#
7 2 (0.54%) C++
7 2 (0.54%) Perl
7 2 (0.54%) VBScript
7 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (11.38%) Degree
2 25 (6.78%) ISEB
3 15 (4.07%) CISSP
4 10 (2.71%) CISM
5 6 (1.63%) CISA
6 4 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.81%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.81%) CCNA
8 2 (0.54%) CCNP
8 2 (0.54%) MBA
8 2 (0.54%) IIBA
8 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) CBAP
9 1 (0.27%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.27%) CEH
9 1 (0.27%) MCTS
9 1 (0.27%) CCSE
9 1 (0.27%) CCSA
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (2.98%) QA
2 6 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.63%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.36%) Basel III
3 5 (1.36%) Solvency II
3 5 (1.36%) P3O
3 5 (1.36%) EMIR
4 4 (1.08%) SLA
4 4 (1.08%) COBIT
5 3 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.54%) COREP
6 2 (0.54%) MiFID
6 2 (0.54%) FATCA
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) FINREP
System Software
1 7 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.81%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) XenApp
3 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Nessus
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (15.72%) SAP
2 23 (6.23%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.42%) Oracle
4 15 (4.07%) PeopleSoft
5 13 (3.52%) Siebel
6 10 (2.71%) HP
7 9 (2.44%) Adobe
7 9 (2.44%) Primavera
7 9 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.90%) CheckPoint
8 7 (1.90%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.63%) Murex
9 6 (1.63%) Citrix
10 5 (1.36%) TippingPoint
10 5 (1.36%) Tufin
10 5 (1.36%) Fortinet
10 5 (1.36%) Actimize
10 5 (1.36%) Lotus
10 5 (1.36%) Bloomberg
11 4 (1.08%) Informatica
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