Period
to 3 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 December 2020 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 107 118
Rank change year-on-year +52 +11 +5
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 14 6 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.88% 0.33% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 0.40% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 19
Median daily rate £455 £426 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.81% -5.33% +18.42%
10th Percentile £360 £385 £313
90th Percentile £575 £572 £488
England median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.85 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -11.86% +22.81% -54.40%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 613 1,497 2,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.50% 82.21% 82.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 820 1,416
Median daily rate £388 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +1.88% +2.56%
10th Percentile £213 £231 £275
90th Percentile £538 £580 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 99 105
Median hourly rate £16.22 £15.86 £14.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +8.37% -4.97%
10th Percentile £11.01 £10.96 £9.52
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.40 £32.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.94 £22.00
% change year-on-year +46.20% +8.82% -4.93%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing GAP Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in the East Midlands

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GAP Analysis in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in the East Midlands

GAP Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GAP Analysis in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in the East Midlands

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing GAP Analysis in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in the East Midlands

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 3 December 2020. 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
Northamptonshire +20 7 £360 -2.70%
Derbyshire +12 4 - -
Nottinghamshire +38 2 £550 +25.57%
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) VBScript
2 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) Use Case
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 4 (28.57%) System Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (28.57%) Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
2 4 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Workshop Facilitation
2 4 (28.57%) Epics
2 4 (28.57%) Sprint Retrospective
2 4 (28.57%) Sprint Planning

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP PP
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
1 1 (7.14%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Azure
2 2 (14.29%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) Data Lake
3 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 2 (14.29%) HBase
3 2 (14.29%) Impala
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 3 (21.43%) Automotive
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Ab Initio Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Logistics Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Business Case
2 4 (28.57%) Business Process Mapping
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 4 (28.57%) Epics
2 4 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Requirements Gathering
2 4 (28.57%) Sprint Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Sprint Retrospective
2 4 (28.57%) System Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Use Case
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
2 4 (28.57%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Workshop Facilitation
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
1 4 (28.57%) VBScript
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Scala
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CEH
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) CRISC
1 1 (7.14%) GIAC
1 1 (7.14%) SANS
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) NIST
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (14.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Ab Initio
3 2 (14.29%) Cloudera
3 2 (14.29%) Teradata
4 1 (7.14%) SAP