The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 42 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.47% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £442 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £19.00 £91.25
% change year-on-year
+77.63% -79.17%
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
360 185 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.79% 53.47% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 97 145
Average daily rate £350 £305 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -7.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.69 £10.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Sheffield -2 7 £500 - 1
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) BCP
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (10.00%) X++
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) PMP
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PLM
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Change Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Change Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Change Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Change Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) BCP
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) PLM
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) VocaLink