Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 October 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 of England
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 156 184
Rank change year-on-year -22 +28 +6
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 31 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 0.66% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.81% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 20
East of England median daily rate £466 £400 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.56% -9.86% -1.39%
10th Percentile £403 £275 £301
90th Percentile £633 £469 £493
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +146.99%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4193 3945 4745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.33% 81.16% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2428 2253 2778
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £220 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 314 374
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £27.61 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.09% +6.19% +0.48%
10th Percentile £12.18 £14.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.53 £47.35 £45.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.78 £22.00
% change year-on-year +5.15% +8.07% +12.82%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in the East of England

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in the East of England

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in the East of England

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in the East of England

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -10 10 £553 +38.13% 1
Bedfordshire -11 7 £450 +26.32%
Suffolk +13 4 £475 +1.33% 1
Hertfordshire -13 4 £600 +42.86% 1
Norfolk +1 3 £388 +29.17%
Essex -21 3 £500 +100.00% 1
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 of England region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 13 (41.94%) Process Improvement
2 9 (29.03%) SAP
3 8 (25.81%) QA
3 8 (25.81%) Change Control
4 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) SAP Payroll
5 5 (16.13%) Workflow
5 5 (16.13%) User Stories
6 4 (12.90%) GDPR
6 4 (12.90%) BPMN
7 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.68%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow Management
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Information Governance
7 3 (9.68%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.45%) People Management
8 2 (6.45%) Reinsurance
8 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (6.45%) Sage 50
8 2 (6.45%) Power BI
8 2 (6.45%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (6.45%) Sage 50
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.23%) ResourceLink
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Power BI
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 16 (51.61%) Business Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Payroll Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) SAP Payroll Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Change Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Process Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Procurement Manager
8 1 (3.23%) SAP Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Process Improvement
2 8 (25.81%) Change Control
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.13%) User Stories
4 5 (16.13%) Workflow
5 4 (12.90%) BPMN
6 3 (9.68%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.68%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (9.68%) Information Governance
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Workflow Management
7 2 (6.45%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security
7 2 (6.45%) People Management
8 1 (3.23%) Order to Cash
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
2 4 (12.90%) GDPR
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Sage
3 1 (3.23%) Cognos
3 1 (3.23%) NGA Human Resources
3 1 (3.23%) Northgate
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Workday