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 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 227 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 41 60 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.63% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.79% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 42 31
Median daily rate £463 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £271 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
- +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 £60.74 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £60.98 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-38.50% +56.35%
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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
7229 7616 6864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.30% 79.80% 76.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4366 4505 3767
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 245 247
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.83 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.44% -8.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £55.00
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 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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Surrey +2 11 £490 +14.61% 3
Berkshire -6 11 £405 -7.95% 6
Hampshire +6 8 £450 +20.00%
West Sussex +3 8 £450 +24.13% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £450 +47.54% 1
Kent +4 1 £450 -
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 22 (22.22%) Migration
2 20 (20.20%) SAP
3 17 (17.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (17.17%) Finance
4 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (15.15%) Validation
6 14 (14.14%) Waterfall
6 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (14.14%) MS Visio
6 14 (14.14%) Asset Management
7 13 (13.13%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 12 (12.12%) Banking
8 12 (12.12%) ISEB
9 11 (11.11%) BPR
9 11 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 11 (11.11%) Life Science
10 10 (10.10%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.10%) Test Scripting
10 10 (10.10%) JIRA
10 10 (10.10%) SQL
11 9 (9.09%) MS Office
11 9 (9.09%) XML
11 9 (9.09%) CRM
11 9 (9.09%) FpML
11 9 (9.09%) Reuters
11 9 (9.09%) Bloomberg
11 9 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (8.08%) SDLC
12 8 (8.08%) ITIL

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 7 (7.07%) Confluence
2 1 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (14.14%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
3 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) SAP MM
1 5 (5.05%) SAP QM
2 4 (4.04%) SAP PP
2 4 (4.04%) SAP PP-PI
3 3 (3.03%) SAP CRM
3 3 (3.03%) SAP HR
3 3 (3.03%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.01%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (1.01%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.01%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.01%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) NGN
1 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (3.03%) QlikView
2 3 (3.03%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) JIRA
2 2 (2.02%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.01%) LSMW
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (17.17%) Finance
2 15 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (12.12%) Banking
4 7 (7.07%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.07%) Retail
5 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.04%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.02%) Marketing
8 1 (1.01%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (45.45%) Analyst
2 40 (40.40%) Business Analyst
3 24 (24.24%) Consultant
4 15 (15.15%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
6 7 (7.07%) Supply Chain Consultant
6 7 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) SAP QM Consultant
8 4 (4.04%) Architect
8 4 (4.04%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) OSS Business Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Reference Data Business Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Resource Planner
8 4 (4.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) FpML
1 9 (9.09%) XML
2 3 (3.03%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.11%) Life Science
3 5 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.05%) SCADA
4 4 (4.04%) LIMS
4 4 (4.04%) Reference Data
4 4 (4.04%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.02%) Data Conversion
5 2 (2.02%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.01%) iPad
6 1 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Linux
1 1 (1.01%) Unix
1 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) Migration
2 17 (17.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.15%) Validation
5 14 (14.14%) Asset Management
5 14 (14.14%) Waterfall
6 13 (13.13%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 11 (11.11%) BPR
7 11 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 10 (10.10%) Test Scripting
8 10 (10.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (9.09%) CRM
9 9 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (8.08%) ITIL
10 8 (8.08%) Project Management
10 8 (8.08%) Quality Management
10 8 (8.08%) SDLC
11 6 (6.06%) Data Mapping
11 6 (6.06%) System Testing
11 6 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) ISEB
2 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) MCP
4 1 (1.01%) ACCA
4 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.01%) CBAP
4 1 (1.01%) CIMA
4 1 (1.01%) CISSP
4 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) IIBA
4 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.01%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (3.03%) QA
3 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.02%) SLA
4 1 (1.01%) COBIT
4 1 (1.01%) GMP
4 1 (1.01%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.01%) MiFID
4 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (20.20%) SAP
2 9 (9.09%) Bloomberg
2 9 (9.09%) Reuters
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle
4 5 (5.05%) HP
5 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.03%) Hyperion
6 3 (3.03%) Tableau
6 3 (3.03%) webMethods
7 2 (2.02%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.01%) Cognos
8 1 (1.01%) Informatica
8 1 (1.01%) Remedy
8 1 (1.01%) Siebel
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