The first table below looks at the demand for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 49 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.37% 0.67% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.89% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £500 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £91.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-79.17% +421.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 338 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 68.53% 74.94% 60.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 189 200
Average daily rate £330 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 39
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.09 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.10% -51.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel