The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 36 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.80% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.37% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £325 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +85.71%
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 £60.25 £11.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+418.27% -41.87%
GAP Analysis
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
186 269 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 74.10% 75.56% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 165 134
Average daily rate £375 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 13
Average hourly rate £25.13 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.62% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £37.50 £170.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

GAP Analysis
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall