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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
North West / Manchester
Rank 81 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.63% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £341 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £425 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £458 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £60.74 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-46.49% +428.17%

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
1144 1589 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 83.02% 82.72% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 922 675
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 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 8 (44.44%) CRM
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (16.67%) Local Government
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) NHS
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Life Science
5 2 (11.11%) Use Case
5 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (5.56%) HP Superdome
6 1 (5.56%) HPUX
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Banking
6 1 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
3 3 (16.67%) Local Government
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
2 15 (83.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Project Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Healthcare Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Healthcare Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) NHS Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) HPUX Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Marketing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Life Science
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) CRM
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) SWOT Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) HP