The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
England / Midlands
Rank 20 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.89% 2.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 3.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-2.05% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.49 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +208.60%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 85 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 69.64% 68.00% 71.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 50 37
Median daily rate £450 £500 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £695 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £34.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.52% -21.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 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 Midlands region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
1 4 (80.00%) BPR
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
1 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (80.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Business Process Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Process Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) BPR
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Coaching
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) R
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau
1 1 (20.00%) Talend