Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 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
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 54 113
Rank change year-on-year -22 +59 +18
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 14 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.84% 1.91% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 2.41% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 11
10th Percentile £394 £359 £400
25th Percentile £416 £360 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £365 £475
Median % change year-on-year +30.14% -23.16% +5.56%
75th Percentile £500 £758 £532
90th Percentile £511 £765 £538
England median daily rate £491 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -1.87% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £45.27 £32.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year +41.47% -37.25% +108.85%

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 994 580 1,752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.18% 79.13% 83.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 322 1,112
10th Percentile £203 £213 £225
25th Percentile £313 £308 £315
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £400 £400
75th Percentile £500 £488 £488
90th Percentile £588 £587 £550
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 31 96
10th Percentile £9.28 £9.52 £10.64
25th Percentile £10.50 £11.31 £11.61
Median hourly rate £14.61 £14.20 £14.27
Median % change year-on-year +2.92% -0.53% -7.94%
75th Percentile £24.25 £28.93 £19.18
90th Percentile £50.58 £45.00 £44.88
England median hourly rate £22.81 £24.95 £22.92
% change year-on-year -8.58% +8.85% +11.95%

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

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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

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GAP Analysis in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in the East Midlands

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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 30 July 2021. 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 -7 4 £432 +19.86% 3
Derbyshire -9 3 - -
Leicestershire -8 1 £513 - 1
Nottinghamshire -17 1 £475 +30.14% 3
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Workshop Facilitation
3 2 (20.00%) Sprint Retrospective
3 2 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Project Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
3 2 (20.00%) Spark SQL
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
3 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (20.00%) PMO
3 2 (20.00%) Impala
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) HDFS
3 2 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Metadata

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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (10.00%) AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (10.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) HBase
1 2 (20.00%) Impala
1 2 (20.00%) Metadata
1 2 (20.00%) Metadata Repository
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) BDD
1 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (30.00%) Use Case
1 3 (30.00%) User Stories
1 3 (30.00%) Workshop Facilitation
2 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 2 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
2 2 (20.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
2 2 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Sprint Retrospective
2 2 (20.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Technology Enablement
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Scala
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (10.00%) GRC
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (20.00%) HDFS
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow