The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% - 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £410 - £525
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 264 365 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 80.24% 76.36% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 210 224
Median daily rate £355 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.47% +2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Gloucestershire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cheltenham - 1 £410 -
GAP Analysis
South West

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

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) SSADM
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) BPMN
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Content Strategist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) BPMN
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) SSADM
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow