The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for GAP Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

GAP Analysis
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 65 67
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.83% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £400 £325 £615
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -47.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £442
% change year-on-year +3.65% -7.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £47.39 £33.75
% change year-on-year -22.97% +40.41%  

GAP Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 659 726 703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 80.56% 81.12% 80.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 520 518
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +12.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £30.00 £33.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £52.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Maximo
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ISO22301
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Maximo
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Maximo Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM