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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 62 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 0.36% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.45% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £384
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +10.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £60.98 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-38.50% +56.35%
GAP Analysis
Buckinghamshire

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
563 661 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.92% 79.73% 77.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 388 450
Median daily rate £413 £391 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 20
Median hourly rate £11.50 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £40.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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 July 2016, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) NGN
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Conversion
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) LSMW
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) NGN
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Conversion
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy
1 1 (12.50%) SAP