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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 236 228 218
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 203 214 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.84% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.09% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 140 155
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£520 £440 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -9.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.39 £67.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-77.03% +235.00%
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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
19090 19683 18273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.42% 77.68% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13866 13785 12467
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 233 314
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -37.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +20 60 £525 +16.66% 21
Docklands, London +21 11 £550 +4.76%
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Teddington - - - -
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 116 (31.02%) Finance
2 88 (23.53%) Business Analysis
3 65 (17.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (17.38%) Change Management
4 59 (15.78%) Banking
5 49 (13.10%) CRM
6 43 (11.50%) SAP
6 43 (11.50%) Project Management
7 42 (11.23%) Retail
8 41 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (10.96%) Degree
9 40 (10.70%) PeopleSoft
10 39 (10.43%) SQL
11 38 (10.16%) Siebel
12 36 (9.63%) Validation
13 32 (8.56%) Use Case
14 30 (8.02%) E-Commerce
15 29 (7.75%) Microsoft
15 29 (7.75%) Migration
16 28 (7.49%) Investment Banking
17 27 (7.22%) Information Security
18 26 (6.95%) Oracle
18 26 (6.95%) FMCG
19 25 (6.68%) User Acceptance Testing
20 24 (6.42%) Front Office
21 23 (6.15%) Asset Management
21 23 (6.15%) ERP
21 23 (6.15%) MS Excel
21 23 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
22 22 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (3.48%) CMS
2 6 (1.60%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (1.34%) Lync
3 5 (1.34%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.07%) Confluence
5 3 (0.80%) Drupal
5 3 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.53%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.14%) MS Project
5 7 (1.87%) MS Office
6 3 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.14%) SAP SRM
2 5 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.07%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (1.07%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.80%) SAP PS
4 3 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.80%) Algo Collateral
4 3 (0.80%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.53%) CA Clarity
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.53%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.53%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.27%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.34%) IaaS
2 4 (1.07%) SaaS
3 2 (0.53%) PaaS
3 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.74%) Network Security
2 11 (2.94%) LAN
2 11 (2.94%) WAN
3 10 (2.67%) Firewall
4 5 (1.34%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.34%) DMZ
5 4 (1.07%) DNS
5 4 (1.07%) DHCP
6 3 (0.80%) VPN
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.53%) Internet
7 2 (0.53%) 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%) NetScreen
8 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.34%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.07%) SAP BI
4 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.07%) SAP HANA
4 4 (1.07%) Big Data
5 3 (0.80%) MS Access
6 2 (0.53%) Data Mart
6 2 (0.53%) KDB
7 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.27%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.27%) Triplestore
7 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (1.60%) JIRA
2 3 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.80%) FishEye
3 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.53%) Maven
4 1 (0.27%) Toad
4 1 (0.27%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.27%) ProC
General
1 116 (31.02%) Finance
2 59 (15.78%) Banking
3 42 (11.23%) Retail
4 28 (7.49%) Investment Banking
5 24 (6.42%) Front Office
6 18 (4.81%) Billing
7 13 (3.48%) General Ledger
8 10 (2.67%) Publishing
9 9 (2.41%) Back Office
10 8 (2.14%) Legal
11 7 (1.87%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.87%) Marketing
12 6 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (1.34%) Retail Banking
14 4 (1.07%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.80%) Law
16 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.53%) Advertising
16 2 (0.53%) Games
16 2 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 250 (66.84%) Analyst
2 192 (51.34%) Business Analyst
3 56 (14.97%) Consultant
4 31 (8.29%) Architect
5 27 (7.22%) Project Manager
6 24 (6.42%) Functional Analyst
6 24 (6.42%) Siebel Analyst
7 20 (5.35%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (5.08%) Senior Business Analyst
9 17 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
9 17 (4.55%) Solutions Analyst
10 16 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (3.48%) Security Analyst
11 13 (3.48%) PeopleSoft Analyst
11 13 (3.48%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
12 12 (3.21%) PeopleSoft Consultant
13 11 (2.94%) Security Consultant
13 11 (2.94%) Functional Consultant
14 10 (2.67%) Siebel Business Analyst
15 9 (2.41%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.41%) XML
2 5 (1.34%) .NET
3 4 (1.07%) Middleware
3 4 (1.07%) Mason
4 3 (0.80%) FpML
4 3 (0.80%) HTML
4 3 (0.80%) CSS
5 2 (0.53%) J2EE
5 2 (0.53%) MCollective
5 2 (0.53%) JSON
5 2 (0.53%) Velocity
5 2 (0.53%) EDI
6 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.95%) FMCG
2 23 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.28%) User Experience
4 15 (4.01%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (2.67%) Derivative
7 9 (2.41%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.34%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.34%) SecurID
9 4 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (1.07%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.07%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.07%) Equities
9 4 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.53%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.53%) PKI
11 2 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.81%) Windows
2 11 (2.94%) UNIX
3 8 (2.14%) Linux
4 5 (1.34%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.34%) Solaris
4 5 (1.34%) Android
4 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.53%) CentOS
6 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.27%) AIX
7 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (23.53%) Business Analysis
2 65 (17.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 65 (17.38%) Change Management
3 49 (13.10%) CRM
4 43 (11.50%) Project Management
5 41 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (9.63%) Validation
7 32 (8.56%) Use Case
8 30 (8.02%) E-Commerce
9 29 (7.75%) Migration
10 27 (7.22%) Information Security
11 25 (6.68%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (6.15%) Asset Management
12 23 (6.15%) ERP
13 20 (5.35%) UML
14 17 (4.55%) RUP
15 16 (4.28%) Data Management
15 16 (4.28%) Workflow
15 16 (4.28%) Data Analysis
15 16 (4.28%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.43%) SQL
2 12 (3.21%) Java
3 5 (1.34%) ABAP
4 4 (1.07%) VBA
4 4 (1.07%) C
5 3 (0.80%) Ruby
5 3 (0.80%) VB
5 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.53%) VBScript
6 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.53%) C#
6 2 (0.53%) Perl
7 1 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (10.96%) Degree
2 18 (4.81%) ISEB
3 15 (4.01%) CISSP
4 8 (2.14%) CISM
5 6 (1.60%) CISA
6 4 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.80%) CCNA
7 3 (0.80%) ISSAP
7 3 (0.80%) MCTS
7 3 (0.80%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.53%) IIBA
8 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.53%) CCNP
8 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.53%) MBA
9 1 (0.27%) CCSA
9 1 (0.27%) CCSE
9 1 (0.27%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.67%) QA
2 7 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.34%) EMIR
3 5 (1.34%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (1.07%) P3O
4 4 (1.07%) Basel III
5 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.80%) SLA
5 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.53%) FATCA
6 2 (0.53%) COBIT
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.27%) COREP
System Software
1 9 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) XenApp
4 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Nessus
1 2 (0.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (11.50%) SAP
2 40 (10.70%) PeopleSoft
3 38 (10.16%) Siebel
4 29 (7.75%) Microsoft
5 26 (6.95%) Oracle
6 9 (2.41%) HP
6 9 (2.41%) IBM
7 8 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.14%) Adobe
8 7 (1.87%) Citrix
8 7 (1.87%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.60%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.60%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.34%) Fortinet
10 5 (1.34%) thinkFolio
10 5 (1.34%) TippingPoint
10 5 (1.34%) Tufin
10 5 (1.34%) VMware
10 5 (1.34%) Actimize
10 5 (1.34%) Murex
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