The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 78 58 85
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 15 31 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.99% 2.36% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 3.12% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 4
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£488 £325 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -38.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £315 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £510 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.74% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £43.25 -
% change year-on-year
-73.41% -
GAP Analysis
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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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1122 993 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.40% 75.63% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 576 510
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 68
Average hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.25 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £127.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £704 -
Tadworth - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Reigate - - - -
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Project Management
3 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
4 8 (30.77%) Change Management
5 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
6 5 (19.23%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) BPR
6 5 (19.23%) ISEB
6 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) XML
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (15.38%) Investment Management
8 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Workflow
9 2 (7.69%) SSADM
9 2 (7.69%) RUP
9 2 (7.69%) DSDM
9 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma
9 2 (7.69%) Legal

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
1 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Essbase
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Analyst
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Process Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Deployment Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Forecast Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
3 8 (30.77%) Change Management
4 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 5 (19.23%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) BPR
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 4 (15.38%) Investment Management
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Data Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.69%) Workflow
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
1 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
1 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com