The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
Rank 83 80 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 5 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.49% 0.93% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.10% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 0
Median daily rate £338 £331 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 862 1183 1011
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 84.84% 84.86% 86.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 839 679
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.93 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.46 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Leeds

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in Leeds

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in Leeds

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
1 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Blog
3 2 (28.57%) Confluence
3 2 (28.57%) Social Media
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Content Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (14.29%) BPR
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
1 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Copywriter
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Copywriter
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Transformation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Blog
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Content Development
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) BPR
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Copywriting
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft