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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 115 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 25 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 1.15% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.54% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 12
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£525 £500 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £388 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £533 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £39.00 £63.00
% change year-on-year
+56.35% -38.09%
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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
2405 2268 1552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.27% 74.43% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1616 1519 1012
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 104 70
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +90.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.84 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Wiltshire -15 13 £506 +1.25%
Gloucestershire -5 5 £525 +5.00% 1
Bristol -6 5 £615 +44.70% 2
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 24 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 21 (43.75%) Data Modelling
4 20 (41.67%) Business Transformation
5 19 (39.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (35.42%) Banking
7 16 (33.33%) Business Analysis
8 14 (29.17%) Change Management
9 13 (27.08%) MS Visio
9 13 (27.08%) UML
10 12 (25.00%) SSADM
10 12 (25.00%) DSDM
10 12 (25.00%) Basel II
10 12 (25.00%) BPR
10 12 (25.00%) Basel III
10 12 (25.00%) Solvency II
10 12 (25.00%) BPMN
11 10 (20.83%) Use Case
12 7 (14.58%) Target Operating Model
13 6 (12.50%) FATCA
13 6 (12.50%) COREP
13 6 (12.50%) FINREP
13 6 (12.50%) ACCA
13 6 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 6 (12.50%) CIMA
13 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (10.42%) Retail
14 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
14 5 (10.42%) Business Process Improvement
14 5 (10.42%) Matrix Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 3 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 2 (4.17%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.08%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) ATM
1 1 (2.08%) MVNO
General
1 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 17 (35.42%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Analyst
2 29 (60.42%) Business Analyst
3 20 (41.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 20 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Change Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) UML Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) ETL Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Change Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Service Design Manager
8 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Programme Director
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 21 (43.75%) Data Modelling
3 20 (41.67%) Business Transformation
4 19 (39.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 14 (29.17%) Change Management
7 13 (27.08%) UML
8 12 (25.00%) SSADM
8 12 (25.00%) DSDM
8 12 (25.00%) BPR
8 12 (25.00%) BPMN
9 10 (20.83%) Use Case
10 7 (14.58%) Target Operating Model
11 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.42%) Matrix Management
12 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
12 5 (10.42%) Business Process Improvement
13 4 (8.33%) Coaching
13 4 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
13 4 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) ACCA
1 6 (12.50%) CIMA
2 4 (8.33%) MOS
3 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) Basel III
1 12 (25.00%) Solvency II
1 12 (25.00%) Basel II
2 6 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (12.50%) FATCA
2 6 (12.50%) COREP
2 6 (12.50%) FINREP
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) SAP
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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