Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 19 January 2018 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 62 60
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 0 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.35% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 14
Lancashire median daily rate - - £440
North West median daily rate £413 £425 £440
% change year-on-year -2.94% -3.41% +23.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - £51.50 -
North West median hourly rate - £51.50 -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 375 492 806
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 83.52% 86.77% 83.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 347 556
Lancashire median daily rate £423 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £272 £229 £276
90th Percentile £605 £575 £653
North West median daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.56% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 45 87
Lancashire median hourly rate £40.75 £41.25 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.21% +8.55% +16.92%
10th Percentile £11.60 £12.10 £21.08
90th Percentile £53.00 £56.50 £56.24
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.30 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.86% -28.32% +75.15%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing GAP Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Lancashire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Lancashire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in Lancashire