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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 284 236 258
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +22
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 131 196 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.82% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.03% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 148 128
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£531 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £384 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £666 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £15.39 £63.00
% change year-on-year
+296.36% -75.57%
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
18950 18955 19371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.16% 78.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13553 13216 13545
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 218 237
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -6 35 £550 +4.76% 9
Canary Wharf -8 1 £550 -12.00%
Docklands, London -14 1 - -
Brentford - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £500 -
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 118 (39.33%) Finance
2 75 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 74 (24.67%) Banking
4 50 (16.67%) SQL
5 49 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (15.33%) Investment Banking
7 45 (15.00%) Oracle
8 35 (11.67%) CRM
8 35 (11.67%) Use Case
9 34 (11.33%) MS Excel
10 32 (10.67%) Project Management
10 32 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 31 (10.33%) Microsoft
11 31 (10.33%) Migration
12 30 (10.00%) Change Management
13 29 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (9.00%) Data Management
15 25 (8.33%) Retail
16 24 (8.00%) Data Modelling
17 23 (7.67%) UML
17 23 (7.67%) Workflow
17 23 (7.67%) Target Operating Model
18 22 (7.33%) Front Office
18 22 (7.33%) Data Analysis
19 21 (7.00%) Asset Management
19 21 (7.00%) MS Visio
19 21 (7.00%) SDLC
20 20 (6.67%) SharePoint
20 20 (6.67%) SAP

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.00%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.00%) IIS
4 3 (1.00%) Apache
4 3 (1.00%) CMS
5 2 (0.67%) Lync
5 2 (0.67%) Drupal
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.33%) Confluence
6 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.33%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.33%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 34 (11.33%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.00%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.00%) MS Office
5 4 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (5.33%) Oracle TCA
2 7 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.33%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.00%) Maximo
5 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.67%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.67%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.33%) SaaS
2 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.00%) Force.com
3 3 (1.00%) PaaS
4 2 (0.67%) Office 365
5 1 (0.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.00%) Internet
2 4 (1.33%) DNS
3 3 (1.00%) SSL
4 2 (0.67%) Firewall
4 2 (0.67%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.67%) WAN
4 2 (0.67%) Network Security
5 1 (0.33%) Multicast
5 1 (0.33%) DHCP
5 1 (0.33%) HTTP
5 1 (0.33%) LDAP
5 1 (0.33%) LAN
5 1 (0.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.33%) Wireless
5 1 (0.33%) IPsec
5 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.33%) DMZ
5 1 (0.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (3.00%) Data Mining
3 9 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.67%) QlikView
4 5 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.33%) Big Data
5 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.33%) MS Access
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.00%) WebFOCUS
7 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.67%) DataStage
7 2 (0.67%) MySQL
7 2 (0.67%) Star Schema
7 2 (0.67%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.33%) JIRA
2 3 (1.00%) ERwin
2 3 (1.00%) Subversion
3 1 (0.33%) MorphX
General
1 118 (39.33%) Finance
2 74 (24.67%) Banking
3 46 (15.33%) Investment Banking
4 25 (8.33%) Retail
5 22 (7.33%) Front Office
6 15 (5.00%) Legal
7 13 (4.33%) Law
8 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 6 (2.00%) Back Office
9 6 (2.00%) Marketing
10 5 (1.67%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.67%) Turkish Language
11 4 (1.33%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (1.00%) German Language
12 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.00%) Publishing
12 3 (1.00%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.67%) Billing
13 2 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 181 (60.33%) Analyst
2 152 (50.67%) Business Analyst
3 41 (13.67%) Consultant
4 29 (9.67%) Architect
5 23 (7.67%) Senior Analyst
6 21 (7.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 21 (7.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 19 (6.33%) Project Manager
8 15 (5.00%) Data Analyst
9 14 (4.67%) IT Business Analyst
10 13 (4.33%) Systems Analyst
11 12 (4.00%) Financial Business Analyst
12 11 (3.67%) Data Consultant
13 10 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
14 9 (3.00%) Developer
14 9 (3.00%) Business Systems Analyst
15 8 (2.67%) Management Consultant
15 8 (2.67%) Security Analyst
15 8 (2.67%) Implementation Consultant
16 7 (2.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.00%) .NET
2 8 (2.67%) Middleware
3 7 (2.33%) FpML
3 7 (2.33%) XML
3 7 (2.33%) J2EE
4 6 (2.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (2.00%) Spring
4 6 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.33%) SAML
5 4 (1.33%) Ajax
6 3 (1.00%) LAMP
6 3 (1.00%) Visualforce
6 3 (1.00%) CSS
6 3 (1.00%) Web Services
6 3 (1.00%) JSON
7 2 (0.67%) HTML
7 2 (0.67%) JSP
7 2 (0.67%) HTML5
7 2 (0.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.67%) Derivative
3 15 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (3.33%) Fixed Income
5 10 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.67%) Equities
7 6 (2.00%) User Experience
8 5 (1.67%) FMCG
8 5 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
8 5 (1.67%) Clustering
8 5 (1.67%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.33%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.00%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.00%) Data Conversion
10 3 (1.00%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.00%) GIS
11 2 (0.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.67%) UNIX
1 8 (2.67%) Windows
2 4 (1.33%) Linux
2 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.00%) Android
3 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 49 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 49 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (11.67%) CRM
3 35 (11.67%) Use Case
4 32 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (10.67%) Project Management
5 31 (10.33%) Migration
6 30 (10.00%) Change Management
7 27 (9.00%) Data Management
8 24 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 23 (7.67%) UML
9 23 (7.67%) Workflow
9 23 (7.67%) Target Operating Model
10 22 (7.33%) Data Analysis
11 21 (7.00%) Asset Management
11 21 (7.00%) SDLC
12 19 (6.33%) Data Migration
13 18 (6.00%) Waterfall
14 17 (5.67%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 50 (16.67%) SQL
2 14 (4.67%) Java
3 12 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.00%) C#
5 7 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.67%) VBA
6 5 (1.67%) C
7 3 (1.00%) PHP
7 3 (1.00%) C++
7 3 (1.00%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.67%) Scala
8 2 (0.67%) Ruby
8 2 (0.67%) Perl
8 2 (0.67%) ABAP
9 1 (0.33%) X++
9 1 (0.33%) Python
9 1 (0.33%) AWK
9 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 16 (5.33%) Degree
2 10 (3.33%) ISEB
3 3 (1.00%) CISSP
3 3 (1.00%) CISA
3 3 (1.00%) CISM
3 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) CRISC
4 1 (0.33%) MBA
4 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.33%) PMP
4 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.33%) PhD
4 1 (0.33%) CCIE
4 1 (0.33%) CCNP
4 1 (0.33%) CCIP
4 1 (0.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.33%) SLA
2 10 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.33%) QA
4 5 (1.67%) ISO 9000
5 4 (1.33%) EMIR
6 3 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (1.00%) MiFID
6 3 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.67%) Basel III
8 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.33%) FATCA
8 1 (0.33%) Basel II
8 1 (0.33%) COBIT
8 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (0.67%) SCCM
1 2 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.33%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 45 (15.00%) Oracle
2 31 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.67%) SAP
4 7 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.67%) Informatica
5 5 (1.67%) Cognos
5 5 (1.67%) IBM
6 3 (1.00%) Fidessa
6 3 (1.00%) Citrix
6 3 (1.00%) Teradata
6 3 (1.00%) Symantec
6 3 (1.00%) Google
7 2 (0.67%) Planview
7 2 (0.67%) Yardi
7 2 (0.67%) Nimsoft
7 2 (0.67%) Tableau
7 2 (0.67%) Vermilion
7 2 (0.67%) Charles River
7 2 (0.67%) CA
7 2 (0.67%) Hyperion
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