The first table below looks at the demand for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 29 July 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 South East 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 196 203 183
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 49 33 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.39% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.55% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 21
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£390 £393 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £314 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £414
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £63.00 £29.71
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +112.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6692 6003 6873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.75% 70.57% 69.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3660 3211 3273
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 259 312
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.88 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +11 16 £425 +15.25%
Surrey +3 10 £372 -9.26% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £380 +14.71% 1
Hampshire -5 6 £493 -1.50%
Middlesex - 4 £370 -
Oxfordshire 0 2 £550 +25.71%
Kent 0 1 £413 - 1
West Sussex -3 1 - -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (35.42%) Finance
2 22 (22.92%) Project Management
3 15 (15.63%) Change Management
3 15 (15.63%) SAP
3 15 (15.63%) Management Information System
4 14 (14.58%) Migration
5 12 (12.50%) Oracle
5 12 (12.50%) CRM
5 12 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 12 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.46%) Use Case
7 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
7 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
8 9 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.29%) Banking
10 7 (7.29%) Project Planning
11 6 (6.25%) Degree
11 6 (6.25%) Retail
11 6 (6.25%) Economics
12 5 (5.21%) Service Management
12 5 (5.21%) BPR
12 5 (5.21%) SOA
12 5 (5.21%) TOGAF
12 5 (5.21%) Validation
12 5 (5.21%) Legal
12 5 (5.21%) Risk Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 9 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.13%) MS Project
3 2 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.04%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.04%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.04%) SAP SRM
4 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.04%) SAP FI-AA
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Wireless
2 3 (3.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 34 (35.42%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.29%) Banking
4 6 (6.25%) Retail
5 5 (5.21%) Legal
6 3 (3.13%) Billing
6 3 (3.13%) Marketing
7 2 (2.08%) German Language
7 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.08%) Automotive
8 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.04%) Back Office
8 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.04%) French Language
8 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (47.92%) Analyst
2 32 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 13 (13.54%) Architect
4 12 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (9.38%) Consultant
7 8 (8.33%) Designer
8 6 (6.25%) Process Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Forecast Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) SAP Manager
10 3 (3.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Network Architect
10 3 (3.13%) Financial Business Analyst
11 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Architect
11 2 (2.08%) Security Architect
11 2 (2.08%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) .NET
2 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.04%) Mason
3 1 (1.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.25%) Economics
3 5 (5.21%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) CMDB
5 2 (2.08%) Statistics
6 1 (1.04%) CESG
6 1 (1.04%) RMADS
6 1 (1.04%) FMCG
6 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.92%) Project Management
2 15 (15.63%) Change Management
3 14 (14.58%) Migration
4 12 (12.50%) CRM
4 12 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 11 (11.46%) Use Case
6 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.29%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.21%) Business Development
9 5 (5.21%) Validation
9 5 (5.21%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.21%) Service Management
9 5 (5.21%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.21%) SOA
9 5 (5.21%) BPR
9 5 (5.21%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (4.17%) Analytics
10 4 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.08%) Java
2 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.25%) Degree
3 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) ISEB
5 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.04%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.13%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.04%) Basel II
3 1 (1.04%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.04%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) SAP
2 12 (12.50%) Oracle
3 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.17%) JDA
5 3 (3.13%) Siebel
5 3 (3.13%) Cisco
5 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.08%) Primavera
6 2 (2.08%) Metastorm
6 2 (2.08%) Open Text
6 2 (2.08%) Manugistics
7 1 (1.04%) Cognos
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