Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 July 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 295 253
Rank change year-on-year +37 -42 +23
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 102 99 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.53% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.65% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 53 85
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -2.28%
10th Percentile £381 £313 £270
90th Percentile £570 £500 £509
England median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £60.00 £60.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -1.22% -
10th Percentile £52.50 £60.00 £60.32
90th Percentile £57.50 £60.00 £60.96
England median hourly rate £35.50 £40.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year -11.80% +3.21% +34.48%

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 13251 15285 15759
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.55% 82.05% 80.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7718 9365 9075
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £560 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 496 537 555
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £12.04
90th Percentile £50.38 £50.55 £46.80
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year - +14.94% +6.10%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GAP Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in the South East

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in the South East

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in the South East

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in the South East

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +39 29 £500 +29.03% 2
Surrey +9 24 £490 +3.16% 1
Thames Valley -13 23 £450 +12.50% 2
Berkshire +18 17 £450 +12.50% 2
East Sussex - 11 £450 -
West Sussex 0 8 £425 -
Buckinghamshire -29 6 £450 +7.14%
Middlesex +9 3 - -
Kent +8 1 £435 +10.13%
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 27 (26.47%) Business Analysis
2 22 (21.57%) Finance
3 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (17.65%) SAP
5 16 (15.69%) Security Cleared
6 15 (14.71%) Project Management
7 13 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (10.78%) Legal
8 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
8 11 (10.78%) SAP GTS
8 11 (10.78%) SAP S/4HANA
9 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
9 10 (9.80%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (9.80%) Information Security
10 9 (8.82%) SLA
10 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 9 (8.82%) BPR
11 8 (7.84%) ITIL
11 8 (7.84%) BPMN
11 8 (7.84%) GDPR
12 7 (6.86%) Data Protection
12 7 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (6.86%) Service Management
13 6 (5.88%) CRM
13 6 (5.88%) MS Visio
13 6 (5.88%) PMP
13 6 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 6 (5.88%) QA

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (10.78%) SAP GTS
1 11 (10.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.94%) SAP PP
2 3 (2.94%) SAP VC
3 2 (1.96%) Maximo
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.96%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (1.96%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.98%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.98%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) PaaS
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
1 1 (0.98%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Big Data
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Data Services
General
1 22 (21.57%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Legal
3 4 (3.92%) Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Retail
4 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.98%) Billing
6 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (45.10%) Analyst
2 42 (41.18%) Business Analyst
3 25 (24.51%) Consultant
4 15 (14.71%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (5.88%) Architect
5 6 (5.88%) Pensions Analyst
5 6 (5.88%) Pensions Business Analyst
5 6 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 6 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 5 (4.90%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Security Analyst
7 3 (2.94%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (2.94%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 3 (2.94%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 3 (2.94%) SAP PP Consultant
7 3 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (2.94%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (2.94%) Technical Architect
7 3 (2.94%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.98%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.98%) Fintech
4 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.47%) Business Analysis
2 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.71%) Project Management
4 13 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (9.80%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (9.80%) Information Security
6 9 (8.82%) BPR
6 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.84%) BPMN
7 8 (7.84%) ITIL
8 7 (6.86%) Data Protection
8 7 (6.86%) Service Management
8 7 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 6 (5.88%) CRM
9 6 (5.88%) Investment Management
9 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.90%) SDLC
10 5 (4.90%) Target Operating Model
10 5 (4.90%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.96%) C#
2 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 6 (5.88%) PMP
4 4 (3.92%) Degree
5 3 (2.94%) CCNA
5 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.94%) CISSP
6 2 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.96%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.98%) ISEB
7 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) SLA
2 8 (7.84%) GDPR
3 6 (5.88%) QA
4 4 (3.92%) Solvency II
5 3 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 2 (1.96%) GAAP
6 2 (1.96%) MiFID
7 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.98%) EMIR
7 1 (0.98%) ISO 31000
7 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.98%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (17.65%) SAP
2 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle
4 3 (2.94%) Mercator
4 3 (2.94%) Workday
5 2 (1.96%) Aquila
5 2 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.98%) Ariba
6 1 (0.98%) BT
6 1 (0.98%) Callidus
6 1 (0.98%) HP
6 1 (0.98%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.98%) Intel
6 1 (0.98%) Progress
6 1 (0.98%) Remedy
6 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago