The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 197 186 158
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 69 52 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.59% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.81% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 31
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£400 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.25 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.75 £20.00 £91.25
% change year-on-year
-41.25% -78.08%
GAP Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7382 6452 5457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.32% 72.86% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4060 3447 2670
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 264 306
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +9 23 £400 - 1
Surrey -5 16 £500 +53.84% 2
Hampshire -1 13 £313 +78.57% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 8 £365 -10.97% 1
West Sussex -14 3 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 41 (35.65%) Finance
2 35 (30.43%) Project Management
3 32 (27.83%) Business Analysis
4 25 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (19.13%) MS Visio
6 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
6 19 (16.52%) SAP
6 19 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (15.65%) Data Modelling
7 18 (15.65%) ISEB
8 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
9 14 (12.17%) Change Management
10 13 (11.30%) Migration
11 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
13 10 (8.70%) Data Analysis
13 10 (8.70%) Test Scripting
14 9 (7.83%) Use Case
15 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
15 8 (6.96%) MS Project
15 8 (6.96%) Data Architecture
16 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
16 7 (6.09%) Requirements Analysis
17 6 (5.22%) Workflow
17 6 (5.22%) Risk Management
17 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
17 6 (5.22%) Benchmarking
17 6 (5.22%) Data Mapping
18 5 (4.35%) Fund Accounting
18 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (19.13%) MS Visio
2 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.96%) MS Project
4 3 (2.61%) MS Office
4 3 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.61%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.74%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.74%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (1.74%) Retail-J
2 2 (1.74%) Exstream
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.87%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.87%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.87%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.87%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Intranet
2 3 (2.61%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.74%) VoIP
3 2 (1.74%) Internet
4 1 (0.87%) MGCP
4 1 (0.87%) RTP
4 1 (0.87%) SS7
4 1 (0.87%) Megaco
4 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (0.87%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (0.87%) Network Security
4 1 (0.87%) IPv4
4 1 (0.87%) IPv6
4 1 (0.87%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.74%) Star Schema
3 2 (1.74%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.87%) Rational Rose
General
1 41 (35.65%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.35%) Retail
3 5 (4.35%) Billing
4 4 (3.48%) Marketing
5 3 (2.61%) Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Automotive
6 2 (1.74%) Legal
6 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.74%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.87%) German Language
7 1 (0.87%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (58.26%) Analyst
2 53 (46.09%) Business Analyst
3 12 (10.43%) Consultant
4 9 (7.83%) Data Analyst
5 7 (6.09%) Deployment Manager
5 7 (6.09%) Architect
6 6 (5.22%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (5.22%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Designer
7 5 (4.35%) Business IT Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.48%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (3.48%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Business Data Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) SAP Manager
9 3 (2.61%) SAP Support
9 3 (2.61%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) XML
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.87%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.61%) NHS
3 3 (2.61%) User Experience
3 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.87%) Life Science
5 1 (0.87%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.87%) EPoS
5 1 (0.87%) GIS
5 1 (0.87%) IPTV
5 1 (0.87%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) Windows
2 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.61%) Windows XP
2 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.43%) Project Management
2 32 (27.83%) Business Analysis
3 25 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (15.65%) Data Modelling
6 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
7 14 (12.17%) Change Management
8 13 (11.30%) Migration
9 10 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 10 (8.70%) Test Scripting
10 9 (7.83%) Use Case
11 8 (6.96%) Data Architecture
12 7 (6.09%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (5.22%) Data Mapping
13 6 (5.22%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.22%) Workflow
13 6 (5.22%) Benchmarking
14 5 (4.35%) BPR
14 5 (4.35%) PRINCE2
14 5 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.61%) SQL
2 2 (1.74%) C
3 1 (0.87%) C++
3 1 (0.87%) Java
3 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.87%) ABAP
3 1 (0.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) ISEB
2 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.74%) Degree
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.87%) VCP4
5 1 (0.87%) IIBA
5 1 (0.87%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.87%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) SAP
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle
4 3 (2.61%) HP
5 2 (1.74%) Ariba
5 2 (1.74%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.74%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco
6 1 (0.87%) IBM
6 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.87%) Verint
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