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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 64 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.28% 0.87% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.10% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate £510 £365 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.72% -10.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £11.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+414.89% -41.25%
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
595 635 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.80% 78.59% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 352 321
Average daily rate £399 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 15
Average hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 3 (23.08%) General Ledger
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Validation
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Tag Management
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) LSMW

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LSMW
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) General Ledger
3 2 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Banking Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Banking Business Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Data Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Network Design
1 3 (23.08%) Validation
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ISMS
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Tag Management
3 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) SAP