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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 40 34 36
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.36% 1.13% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.36% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +28.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £60.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year -10.37% +78.51%  

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 320 294 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.19% 83.29% 75.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 197 132
Median daily rate £425 £413 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 12
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 13 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Use Case
1 13 (100.00%) User Stories
2 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
3 7 (53.85%) Business Process Mapping
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
6 3 (23.08%) Big Data
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
6 3 (23.08%) BPR
6 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis

GAP Analysis
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Digital User Researcher
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) User Researcher
6 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SSRS Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 13 (100.00%) Use Case
1 13 (100.00%) User Stories
2 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
3 7 (53.85%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (23.08%) BPR
4 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
4 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft