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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 213 183 206
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 60 84 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.84% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.08% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 28
Median daily rate £400 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £500 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £430 £390
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.98 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.47% +110.52%
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
7671 7763 6981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 78.00% 74.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4717 4375 3880
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 286 279
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -1 21 £375 -21.05%
Buckinghamshire +16 9 £400 +4.57% 2
Hampshire -9 8 £315 -3.07%
Surrey -16 8 £458 +7.01% 1
West Sussex -22 5 £365 +1.03% 2
Middlesex -2 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 -
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England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 South East region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 33 (27.50%) Finance
2 29 (24.17%) Business Analysis
3 26 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (19.17%) Migration
5 21 (17.50%) SAP
6 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (15.00%) Oracle
7 18 (15.00%) Banking
8 17 (14.17%) Asset Management
9 16 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (13.33%) Validation
10 14 (11.67%) PRINCE2
10 14 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (10.83%) ERP
11 13 (10.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 12 (10.00%) Investment Banking
12 12 (10.00%) Life Science
12 12 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (10.00%) SDLC
13 11 (9.17%) Waterfall
14 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
14 10 (8.33%) Use Case
14 10 (8.33%) Project Management
14 10 (8.33%) SQL
14 10 (8.33%) Manufacturing
15 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (7.50%) Data Analysis
15 9 (7.50%) Integration Testing
15 9 (7.50%) Test Scripting

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.83%) SAS
1 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.83%) MS Office
3 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) SAP MM
2 6 (5.00%) SAP HCM
2 6 (5.00%) SAP QM
3 5 (4.17%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (3.33%) SAP PP
4 4 (3.33%) SAP PP-PI
5 3 (2.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (2.50%) SAP CO
5 3 (2.50%) SAP FI
5 3 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.83%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.83%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
1 1 (0.83%) NGN
1 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.50%) QlikView
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.83%) Essbase
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) JIRA
1 2 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.83%) LSMW
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (27.50%) Finance
2 18 (15.00%) Banking
3 13 (10.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 10 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 8 (6.67%) Retail
6 8 (6.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (51.67%) Analyst
2 54 (45.00%) Business Analyst
3 28 (23.33%) Consultant
4 16 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
5 12 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 9 (7.50%) Data Business Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
8 7 (5.83%) Supply Chain Consultant
9 6 (5.00%) Architect
9 6 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) SAP QM Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) OSS Business Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) Resource Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.00%) Life Science
3 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.17%) SCADA
4 4 (3.33%) LIMS
5 2 (1.67%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.67%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.83%) CESG
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.83%) Economics
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.83%) Unix
2 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.17%) Business Analysis
2 26 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.17%) Migration
4 17 (14.17%) Asset Management
5 16 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (13.33%) Validation
6 14 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (11.67%) PRINCE2
7 13 (10.83%) ERP
8 12 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 12 (10.00%) SDLC
8 12 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (9.17%) Waterfall
10 10 (8.33%) Project Management
10 10 (8.33%) Use Case
11 9 (7.50%) Data Analysis
11 9 (7.50%) Integration Testing
11 9 (7.50%) Test Scripting
12 8 (6.67%) BPR
12 8 (6.67%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (0.83%) C
2 1 (0.83%) Java
2 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.17%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) ISEB
3 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.50%) MCP
4 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.67%) ACCA
5 2 (1.67%) CIMA
6 1 (0.83%) CISSP
6 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.83%) PMP
6 1 (0.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.67%) RMADS
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.83%) GMP
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (17.50%) SAP
2 18 (15.00%) Oracle
3 8 (6.67%) JD Edwards
4 5 (4.17%) HP
4 5 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.17%) Vermilion
5 4 (3.33%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.50%) Cognos
6 3 (2.50%) Tableau
7 2 (1.67%) ATG
7 2 (1.67%) Endeca
7 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.83%) Informatica
8 1 (0.83%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.83%) Remedy
8 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.83%) VMware
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