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 3 months to 28 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 82 76
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 11 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.84% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.03% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 15
Median daily rate £500 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1310 1261 1216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.34% 81.78% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 780 744
Median daily rate £403 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 31 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £19.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in the East Midlands

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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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 6 £500 -
Northamptonshire -2 3 £365 -1.35% 1
Nottinghamshire -3 1 - -
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
2 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Automotive
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Software Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) SDLC
3 6 (35.29%) Business Process Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) UML
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
5 4 (23.53%) Business Transformation
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Transition Management
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
7 2 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Programme Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.88%) Marketing
8 1 (5.88%) Degree

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:

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
General
1 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
2 6 (35.29%) Automotive
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Business Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Change Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Software Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Business IT Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) IT Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Senior IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Finance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Business Process Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) SDLC
3 6 (35.29%) Software Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) UML
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
5 4 (23.53%) Business Transformation
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Transition Management
7 2 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Programme Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP