The first table below looks at the demand for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 16 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 Scotland 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 118 112 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.48% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1958 1674 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 71.88% 70.96% 66.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 867 982
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 67
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
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GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Scotland region.

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -26 4 - - 2
Fife - - - -
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (33.33%) IVR
3 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Genesys
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) ISEB
6 1 (5.56%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) eTOM
6 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) Use Case
6 1 (5.56%) MultiFonds
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Fund Accounting
6 1 (5.56%) CBAP
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) HiPortfolio
1 1 (5.56%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
2 14 (77.78%) Business Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Process Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) eTOM
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) CBAP
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Genesys
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
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