The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 47 50 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 11 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.09% 0.70% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 0.82% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
Median daily rate £300 £350 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -3.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £350 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £60.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year -10.37% +78.51%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 447 487 719
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.98% 84.70% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 269 424
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Glasgow

GAP Analysis
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) ETL
1 9 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Data Management
2 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 5 (41.67%) Master Data Management
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Maximo
7 1 (8.33%) SAS
7 1 (8.33%) PMP
7 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) MS Project
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) ERP
7 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) PMO
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) BPMN
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Maximo
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Maximo Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Maximo Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 9 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) Data Management
3 5 (41.67%) Master Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) BPMN
6 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) PMO