The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 62 71
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.41% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.54% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 624 559 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.90% 83.81% 81.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 321 389
Median daily rate £400 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 10
Median hourly rate £14.25 £11.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.91% -71.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Facilities Management
2 2 (33.33%) CAFM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) Maximo
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maximo
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Officer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Maximo Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Maximo Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Maximo Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) CAFM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Facilities Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft