The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 130 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 15 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.52% 1.13% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.53% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 7
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£475 £323 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.28% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £205 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+56.35% -
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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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2357 1901 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.08% 74.26% 72.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1636 1261 749
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 48 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -40.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

GAP Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

GAP Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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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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
South Yorkshire -8 8 £500 - 1
West Yorkshire -34 4 £375 +16.27% 3
North Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Management
4 5 (20.83%) Retail
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.33%) ITSM
7 2 (8.33%) SAP CO
7 2 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.33%) MS Office
7 2 (8.33%) SAP
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Certification
7 2 (8.33%) SAP FI
7 2 (8.33%) BCP
7 2 (8.33%) System Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.17%) WordPress
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 2 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (8.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
2 14 (58.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Change Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Business Change Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Process Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Change Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Change Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) Flash
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
2 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Requirements Management
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) ITSM
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) BCP
5 2 (8.33%) System Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) X++
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) VocaLink
3 1 (4.17%) BMC
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle