The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 25 June 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 42 39
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.82% 1.23% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.45% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £425
% change year-on-year +8.76% -2.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £37.50 £60.98
% change year-on-year +53.33% -38.50%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 193 344 231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 79.42% 84.52% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 210 159
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +63.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) Use Case
1 6 (85.71%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) SCADA
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (42.86%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (28.57%) Digital User Researcher
5 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
5 2 (28.57%) User Researcher
6 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) Research Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) Use Case
1 6 (85.71%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft