The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 28 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 37 35
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.83% 1.57% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.80% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £365 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.35% -17.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £318 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £425 £536
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 308 334 258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 85.32% 87.66% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 730 669
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Median hourly rate £11.75 £18.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.25 £15.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.58 £33.75 £23.75
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 Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Northamptonshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Northamptonshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Northampton +3 2 £350 - 1
GAP Analysis
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis