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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 86 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.71% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.96% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £340 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.44% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £19.00 £91.25
% change year-on-year
+77.63% -79.17%
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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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1207 1039 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.05% 73.27% 70.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 527 347
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 44
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.65 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £22.38 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -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 17 April 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 17 April 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 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (20.00%) NHS
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) QlikView
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) MDX
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Cognos
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) ERwin
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) QlikView
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ERwin
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Improvement Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (6.67%) NHS Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) MDX
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
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