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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GAP Analysis
Rank 99 109 128
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 20 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 0.50% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.67% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 3
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£373 £448 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.75% +9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £281 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £456 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.39 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.19 £90.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-60.89% +350.00%
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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
1830 1649 2018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.50% 75.50% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1130 922 1063
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 66 56
Average hourly rate £15.39 £31.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.37% +72.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £12.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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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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
West Yorkshire +10 13 £380 -15.55% 4
South Yorkshire +13 7 £318 +51.19% 2
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GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (28.85%) Service Management
1 15 (28.85%) Service Delivery
2 14 (26.92%) Business Analysis
3 8 (15.38%) Finance
3 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.46%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
4 7 (13.46%) Migration
4 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.54%) ISEB
5 6 (11.54%) NHS
5 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
5 6 (11.54%) Load Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (9.62%) Data Analysis
6 5 (9.62%) MS Access
6 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.62%) Scrum
7 4 (7.69%) Validation
7 4 (7.69%) Benchmarking
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (5.77%) Service Continuity Management
8 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (5.77%) Data Validation

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) WordPress
2 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.62%) MS Access
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) EDMS
4 1 (1.92%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) RequisitePro
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) MI Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Capacity Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Service Management Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Service Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Test Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Service Continuity Manager
6 3 (5.77%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Flash
1 2 (3.85%) CSS
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.54%) NHS
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Service Management
1 15 (28.85%) Service Delivery
2 14 (26.92%) Business Analysis
3 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.46%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 6 (11.54%) Load Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (9.62%) Data Analysis
6 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL
6 5 (9.62%) Scrum
7 4 (7.69%) Validation
7 4 (7.69%) Benchmarking
7 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (5.77%) Service Continuity Management
8 3 (5.77%) Data Validation
8 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Adobe
2 2 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) Lotus
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