The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 34 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 15 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.05% 3.88% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 5.00% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 10
Average daily rate
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£488 £500 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +20.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £410 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £389 £420
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
375 340 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 76.37% 77.63% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 266 181
Average daily rate £450 £430 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £13.75 £22.69 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.40% -27.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £125.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 27 (96.43%) Finance
2 22 (78.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 19 (67.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (60.71%) Business Transformation
5 15 (53.57%) Data Modelling
5 15 (53.57%) Banking
6 14 (50.00%) Business Analysis
7 12 (42.86%) UML
8 11 (39.29%) SSADM
8 11 (39.29%) DSDM
8 11 (39.29%) MS Visio
8 11 (39.29%) BPR
8 11 (39.29%) Basel II
8 11 (39.29%) BPMN
8 11 (39.29%) Basel III
8 11 (39.29%) Solvency II
9 10 (35.71%) Use Case
10 6 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
11 5 (17.86%) COREP
11 5 (17.86%) FINREP
11 5 (17.86%) FATCA
11 5 (17.86%) CIMA
11 5 (17.86%) Change Management
11 5 (17.86%) MOS
11 5 (17.86%) Migration
11 5 (17.86%) ACCA
11 5 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (14.29%) Retail
12 4 (14.29%) Retail Banking
13 3 (10.71%) ITIL

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (39.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
General
1 27 (96.43%) Finance
2 15 (53.57%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 4 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Business Analyst
1 25 (89.29%) Analyst
2 17 (60.71%) Senior Business Analyst
2 17 (60.71%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Director
4 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 19 (67.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (60.71%) Business Transformation
4 15 (53.57%) Data Modelling
5 14 (50.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (42.86%) UML
7 11 (39.29%) SSADM
7 11 (39.29%) DSDM
7 11 (39.29%) BPR
7 11 (39.29%) BPMN
8 10 (35.71%) Use Case
9 6 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
10 5 (17.86%) Change Management
10 5 (17.86%) Migration
11 3 (10.71%) ITIL
12 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
12 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
13 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
13 1 (3.57%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ACCA
1 5 (17.86%) CIMA
1 5 (17.86%) MOS
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) Basel III
1 11 (39.29%) Solvency II
1 11 (39.29%) Basel II
2 5 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (17.86%) FATCA
2 5 (17.86%) COREP
2 5 (17.86%) FINREP
3 1 (3.57%) COBIT