The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 70 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 0.58% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.80% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
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£383 £145 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+163.79% -66.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year
+110.52% -81.00%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
694 626 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.77% 72.62% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 352 237
Average daily rate £368 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% +3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) GIAC
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP