The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 26 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 105 107
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 10 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.56% 0.41% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.51% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 10
Median daily rate £500 £419 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% +21.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £337 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £425
% change year-on-year +8.76% -2.64%  
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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1467 1569 1802
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 81.59% 79.89% 84.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 1006 1159
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 78 90
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £57.50 £45.00
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Hampshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in Hampshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Southampton +5 2 £508 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Fleet - 1 £525 -
GAP Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 11 (42.31%) SAP
1 11 (42.31%) Legal
1 11 (42.31%) SAP GTS
1 11 (42.31%) SAP S/4HANA
2 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) SLA
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) Service Management
6 4 (15.38%) Service Design
7 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.54%) QA
7 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) QMS
8 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
8 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
8 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
8 2 (7.69%) Validation
8 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) SAP GTS
1 11 (42.31%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
General
1 11 (42.31%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Architect
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Validation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Validation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Transformation Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
2 4 (15.38%) Service Design
2 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
3 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
3 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) QMS
4 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 3 (11.54%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (3.85%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) SAP