The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 122 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 28 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.36% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.46% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 8
Median daily rate £425 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £340 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £394
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.50 £60.98 £35.19
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +73.27%
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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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2645 1949 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.26% 78.15% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1138 1008
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 100 114
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -4 13 £408 -9.44%
Birmingham - 7 £463 -
Warwickshire - 5 £425 -
West Bromwich - 1 £350 -
Staffordshire - 1 £375 -
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 16 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (24.00%) Migration
4 11 (22.00%) Use Case
4 11 (22.00%) Data Migration
4 11 (22.00%) User Stories
4 11 (22.00%) Target Operating Model
5 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 10 (20.00%) Finance
5 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.00%) Data Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.00%) CRM
6 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (18.00%) MS Visio
6 9 (18.00%) Risk Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (16.00%) Big Data
7 8 (16.00%) BPR
8 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (12.00%) Validation
8 6 (12.00%) Banking
9 5 (10.00%) Information Management
9 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (10.00%) SQL
9 5 (10.00%) SAP
9 5 (10.00%) Project Management

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.00%) MS Project
5 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Primavera
2 2 (4.00%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.00%) SAP CS
3 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) NAS
2 2 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (16.00%) Big Data
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) MS Access
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Analyst
2 32 (64.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Big Data Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) CRM Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) CRM Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Project Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Public Sector Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (24.00%) Migration
4 11 (22.00%) Data Migration
4 11 (22.00%) Target Operating Model
4 11 (22.00%) Use Case
4 11 (22.00%) User Stories
5 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) CRM
6 9 (18.00%) Data Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) Risk Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (16.00%) BPR
8 6 (12.00%) Validation
9 5 (10.00%) Information Management
9 5 (10.00%) Project Management
9 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.00%) Basel II
4 1 (2.00%) COSO
4 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
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