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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 81 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 8 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.78% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.11% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
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£270 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.51% -19.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+56.35% -
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North West

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
1093 900 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.30% 70.48% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 451 338
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 43
Average hourly rate £16.83 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.83 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £42.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Conversion
4 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) NHS
4 2 (14.29%) PeopleTools
4 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (7.14%) Law
5 1 (7.14%) Publishing
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) PeopleTools
2 1 (7.14%) MorphX
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Service Improvement Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
1 2 (14.29%) Data Conversion
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
2 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
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