The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 49 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.60% 1.99% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 2.35% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £313 £350 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -26.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.75 -
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 Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
419 255 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 84.31% 84.44% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 175 204
Median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -40.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £11.50 £18.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 3 £313 -
GAP Analysis
East Midlands

GAP Analysis
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) SEO

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Business Design Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft