The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £333 - -
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
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 63 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.87% 70.00% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 42 66
Average daily rate £350 £343 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +11.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -42.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
Cannock - 2 £333 -
GAP Analysis
West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB