The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 26 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 8 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.79% 0.95% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 1.23% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 6
Average daily rate
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£495 - £476
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £466
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £420
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £15.39 £63.00
% change year-on-year
+296.36% -75.57%
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Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
215 163 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 74.91% 77.62% 87.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 107 60
Average daily rate £450 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.52 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.46% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

GAP Analysis
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (92.31%) Business Analysis
2 10 (76.92%) Change Management
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) Migration
3 9 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (69.23%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (69.23%) Business Process Improvement
3 9 (69.23%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) NHS
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Business Analysis
2 10 (76.92%) Change Management
3 9 (69.23%) Migration
3 9 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (69.23%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (69.23%) Business Process Improvement
3 9 (69.23%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle