Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 21 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 86 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +66
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 15 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.38% 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
South Wales median daily rate £450 £303 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.76% - -
Wales median daily rate £423 £450 -
% change year-on-year -6.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate £57.50 - -
Wales median hourly rate £57.50 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 927 847 886
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.05% 81.91% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 592 654
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £186 £226 £225
90th Percentile £538 £515 £475
Wales median daily rate £380 £375 £356
% change year-on-year +1.33% +5.34% -5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 48 33
South Wales median hourly rate £25.00 £18.56 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.68% +23.75% -26.83%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.13 £9.85
90th Percentile £77.50 £69.30 £33.75
Wales median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +47.06% +19.30% -32.24%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in South Wales

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in South Wales

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in South Wales

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in South Wales

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 21 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
Newport - 11 £450 - 1
Cardiff +12 4 £425 -5.56% 1
GAP Analysis
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wales region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 10 (66.67%) Content Management
1 10 (66.67%) Workflow
2 9 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (33.33%) Back Office
5 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
7 1 (6.67%) Finance
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security
7 1 (6.67%) ISMS
7 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
General
1 5 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Architect
1 12 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Content Management
1 10 (66.67%) Workflow
2 9 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (53.33%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (6.67%) ISMS
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) SAP