The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 121 118 96
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 23 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.96% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.28% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 33
Average daily rate £475 £500 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £319 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.50 £11.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+414.89% -41.25%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Somerset +5 8 £475 +52.00%
Gloucestershire - 6 £480 -
Bristol +1 5 £400 +14.28% 1
Wiltshire -19 4 £500 -
GAP Analysis
England

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 9 (23.68%) Business Transformation
4 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) UML
4 9 (23.68%) MS Visio
5 8 (21.05%) SSADM
5 8 (21.05%) DSDM
5 8 (21.05%) Oracle
5 8 (21.05%) Banking
5 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (21.05%) Migration
6 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
6 7 (18.42%) Logistics
6 7 (18.42%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.79%) CRM
7 6 (15.79%) BPR
7 6 (15.79%) Basel II
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (15.79%) Use Case
7 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 6 (15.79%) Solvency II
7 6 (15.79%) Basel III
8 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (13.16%) BPMN
9 4 (10.53%) Change Management
9 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (18.42%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (2.63%) Sage X3
5 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Rational Rose
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 15 (39.47%) Business Analyst
2 15 (39.47%) Consultant
3 12 (31.58%) Functional Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Process Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) CRM Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Oracle CRM Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Oracle CRM Functional Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Process Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.26%) APACS
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (5.26%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (23.68%) Business Transformation
2 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (23.68%) UML
3 8 (21.05%) DSDM
3 8 (21.05%) Migration
3 8 (21.05%) SSADM
4 7 (18.42%) Business Analysis
4 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
4 7 (18.42%) Logistics
5 6 (15.79%) BPR
5 6 (15.79%) CRM
5 6 (15.79%) Use Case
6 5 (13.16%) BPMN
6 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.89%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) MBA
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MOS
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) Basel II
1 6 (15.79%) Basel III
1 6 (15.79%) Solvency II
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) ISO22301
2 2 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SEPA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) CA
4 1 (2.63%) Sage
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Software AG
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