Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 37 41
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.47% 1.35% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.63% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Chester median daily rate - £403 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.26% -
Cheshire median daily rate £372 £438 £440
% change year-on-year -15.03% -0.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 173 245 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 81.22% 82.77% 91.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 220 182
Chester median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £260 £237 £304
90th Percentile £502 £526 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 21
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -4.19%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Chester

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Chester

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 Chester region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Internal Audit

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards