Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 6 months to 20 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 109 98
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11 +9
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 12 3 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.17% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.21% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 26
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.79% +8.06% -17.88%
10th Percentile £410 £328 £245
90th Percentile £532 £343 £450
South East median daily rate £425 £428 £400
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.88% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £60.00 £60.98
% change year-on-year -37.50% -1.61% -

GAP Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1933 1459 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.77% 84.24% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 799 1128
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £253 £235 £238
90th Percentile £538 £550 £505
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.69% +27.45%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing GAP Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Buckinghamshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Buckinghamshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in Buckinghamshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -20 9 £500 +49.25%
Aylesbury - 1 - -
GAP Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (41.67%) Data Mapping
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Legal
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (25.00%) ISMS
5 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) CRAMM
6 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 2 (16.67%) OWASP
6 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
6 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
6 2 (16.67%) CLAS
6 2 (16.67%) SANS
6 2 (16.67%) ISO 31000
6 2 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (16.67%) GDPR

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Compliance Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) IT Governance Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) GDPR Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (41.67%) Data Mapping
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (25.00%) ISMS
4 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (16.67%) OWASP
5 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) CLAS
1 2 (16.67%) GIAC
1 2 (16.67%) SANS
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (16.67%) GDPR
2 2 (16.67%) ISO 31000
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft