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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GAP Analysis
Rank 85 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.66% 0.50% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.59% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Median daily rate £475 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £448
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year
+327.50% -
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
1271 1856 1424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.45% 84.75% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1235 938
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 51 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.67 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £45.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
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 7 December 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 +15 3 £463 +9.46% 1
Halifax +7 3 £350 -20.00%
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Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 13 (43.33%) Business Analysis
2 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Banking
3 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) Retail
5 8 (26.67%) Workflow
5 8 (26.67%) Retail Banking
6 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) B2B
7 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.33%) BPMN
8 4 (13.33%) Feasibility Study
8 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
8 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.00%) UML
9 3 (10.00%) Java
9 3 (10.00%) Migration
9 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
9 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
9 3 (10.00%) QMS
9 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.00%) Line Management
10 2 (6.67%) User Experience

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 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) DB2
General
1 10 (33.33%) Banking
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Retail
3 8 (26.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Analyst
2 13 (43.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Business Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Process Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Service Transformation Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Service Transformation Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Business Improvement Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Business Process Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Business Analysis
2 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Workflow
5 5 (16.67%) B2B
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.33%) BPMN
6 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) Feasibility Study
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) QMS
7 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
7 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) COBOL
3 1 (3.33%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Avaloq
1 1 (3.33%) Misys
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) SAP
1 1 (3.33%) SunGard