The first table below looks at the demand for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 75 92 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 20 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.20% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.26% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 2
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£325 £445 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.96% -6.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £63.00 £29.71
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +112.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1297 1136 1363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.71% 75.13% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 604 772
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 35
Average hourly rate £14.25 £33.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.81% +88.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.90 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +15 19 £324 -27.24% 2
Bradford - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (37.14%) Business Analysis
2 8 (22.86%) Service Management
3 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
3 6 (17.14%) ISEB
3 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Validation
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) MS Office
6 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.57%) Data Validation
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (5.71%) Load Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) NHS

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (2.86%) SAS
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) MS Access
2 1 (2.86%) PowerCenter
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) MI Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Service Management Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Service Continuity Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Information Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Business Analysis
2 8 (22.86%) Service Management
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Validation
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) Data Validation
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (5.71%) Load Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Informatica
2 1 (2.86%) Lotus
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