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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 89 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 5 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.35% 0.86% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.14% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 9
Average daily rate
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£525 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £420
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.98 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £15.39 £63.00
% change year-on-year
+296.36% -75.57%
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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
1092 969 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 76.58% 75.88% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 590 554
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 39
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.05 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) Information Security
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Information Assurance
2 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Security Management
3 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (25.00%) JSP 440
4 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) CISSP
4 4 (20.00%) .NET
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) IIS
4 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) Internet
4 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI-FM
2 1 (5.00%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SAP FI Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Business Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) RMADS
4 2 (10.00%) CESG
5 1 (5.00%) Derivative
5 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Information Security
2 6 (30.00%) Information Assurance
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Security Management
4 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.00%) ISMS
7 1 (5.00%) Fund Accounting
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) PMP
4 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Vermilion
2 1 (5.00%) SAP