The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 61 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.17% - 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £435 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £33.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+40.41% +77.63%
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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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
423 613 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 73.06% 79.82% 71.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 406 240
Median daily rate £405 £410 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +22.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 44 20
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

GAP Analysis
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Economics
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle