Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 98 59 98
Rank change year-on-year -39 +39 +23
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 6 10 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.40% 1.27% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.56% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
10th Percentile £270 £407 £387
25th Percentile £338 £452 £412
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £550 £438
Median % change year-on-year -18.18% +25.57% -2.23%
75th Percentile £461 £575 £501
90th Percentile £468 - £592
England median daily rate £500 £475 £466
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.88% -1.84%

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 1,226 640 1,387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.56% 81.12% 81.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 392 771
10th Percentile £210 £213 £238
25th Percentile £345 £319 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.32%
75th Percentile £513 £488 £488
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 26 85
10th Percentile £8.94 £9.26 £11.07
25th Percentile £9.75 £11.10 £11.61
Median hourly rate £15.38 £16.22 £16.20
Median % change year-on-year -5.18% +0.12% +11.21%
75th Percentile £20.00 £40.40 £21.50
90th Percentile £36.60 £47.50 £46.46
England median hourly rate £25.50 £26.79 £20.50
% change year-on-year -4.82% +30.68% -5.79%

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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire -13 2 £465 +0.22%
Nottinghamshire -24 2 £225 -59.09% 1
Derbyshire -8 1 £450 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 3 (50.00%) Social Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
2 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Business Case
2 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Workshops
3 1 (16.67%) DataOps
3 1 (16.67%) Metadata
3 1 (16.67%) Metadata Repository
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model

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 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) HBase
1 1 (16.67%) Impala
1 1 (16.67%) Metadata
1 1 (16.67%) Metadata Repository
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) Spark SQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Case
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) DataOps
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Scala
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (16.67%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio
1 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
1 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Teradata