The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.88% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.04% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £388 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £372 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £475 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £60.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +410.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1120 1541 1157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.84% 85.14% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 897 698
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Manchester region.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Manchester region.

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 9 (56.25%) CRM
1 9 (56.25%) Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Local Government
4 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (12.50%) Life Science
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 1 (6.25%) APMP
5 1 (6.25%) SWOT Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Yardi
5 1 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) COM
5 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) B2C
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) ISEB
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 9 (56.25%) Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Local Government
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
2 14 (87.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Project Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Marketing Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) CRM
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) B2C
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) APMP
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Yardi