Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 17 January 2019 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 30 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +39
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.25% 0.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Solihull median daily rate - £475 -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate £10.15 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £10.15 - -

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 Solihull with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 139 163 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 86.88% 82.74% 67.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 56 41
Solihull median daily rate £400 £448 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.61% +19.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £254 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Solihull median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.00% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £24.98 £18.00
% change year-on-year -35.95% +38.78% -10.00%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Solihull

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft