The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 22 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.14% 1.74% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.08% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £375 £269 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -40.27%
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%
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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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
110 240 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 69.18% 83.33% 86.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 137 129
Median daily rate £435 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £488 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £36.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.12% -17.97%
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 Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Slough

GAP Analysis
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 4 (57.14%) UML
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) OSS Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) UML
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP