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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 63 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.69% 0.10% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.13% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £400 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £60.25 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-14.52% +412.76%

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
589 774 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 81.13% 77.71% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 448 356
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

GAP Analysis
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) ABAP
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) SAP IS-U
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (20.00%) Workday
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) HR Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) HR Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Workday Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Workday Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (20.00%) Workday