The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 104 123 85
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 18 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.91% 0.13% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.16% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 11
Median daily rate £450 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £368 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £400 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £60.98 £27.19
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +124.25%
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1701 1874 1345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.65% 82.77% 79.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1332 852
Median daily rate £420 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% +5.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Leeds +12 15 £475 +18.75%
Halifax +5 3 £375 +4.16%
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Retail
4 5 (23.81%) Retail Banking
5 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) BPMN
5 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
5 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (19.05%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (14.29%) Java
6 3 (14.29%) Requirements Management
6 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Workflow
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps
8 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (4.76%) User Experience
8 1 (4.76%) Open Source
8 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) ISACA

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 5 (23.81%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Business Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Mortgage Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Web Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) BPMN
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) Feasibility Study
3 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Kanban
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) COBOL
3 1 (4.76%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CEH
1 1 (4.76%) CISA
1 1 (4.76%) CISM
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ISACA
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Avaloq
1 1 (4.76%) Misys
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
1 1 (4.76%) SunGard