The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 63 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% 0.44% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.59% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £430 £355 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.12% -32.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
- +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £60.98 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-38.50% +56.35%
GAP Analysis
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
646 677 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 79.26% 75.31% 73.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 389 300
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £527 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 10
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +13.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Reading

GAP Analysis
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Governance
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) BPR
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001