Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 October 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 70 106
Rank change year-on-year -12 +36 -6
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.73% 1.07% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.31% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £553 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.13% +25.00% -4.48%
10th Percentile £425 £303 £310
90th Percentile £700 £400 £330
East of England median daily rate £470 £400 £444
% change year-on-year +17.50% -9.86% -1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1128 915 1289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 82.46% 81.84% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 460 758
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £218 £240 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 84 88
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +97.18% -35.45%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.58 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £46.98 £51.63
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £28.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +8.88% +9.62% -

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Cambridgeshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Cambridgeshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in Cambridgeshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Peterborough -10 7 £440 +44.34% 1
Cambridge -4 2 £650 +62.50% 1
GAP Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 8 (80.00%) SAP
1 8 (80.00%) Process Improvement
1 8 (80.00%) Change Control
1 8 (80.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Northgate
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) NGA Human Resources
5 1 (10.00%) ResourceLink
5 1 (10.00%) Business Development
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos
5 1 (10.00%) SAP HR

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (50.00%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (10.00%) ResourceLink
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HR
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Consultant
1 7 (70.00%) Payroll Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) SAP Payroll Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (10.00%) OSS Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Engagement Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) System Design Authority
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Change Control
1 8 (80.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos
2 1 (10.00%) NGA Human Resources
2 1 (10.00%) Northgate