The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 24 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 76 81
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 16 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.33% 1.42% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.69% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 3
Median daily rate £487 £475 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.52% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.98
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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1034 1067 1015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.88% 84.28% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 710 579
Median daily rate £435 £430 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +5.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 22
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Surrey

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in Surrey

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in Surrey

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £487 -
Guildford - 1 £413 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
GAP Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 18 (62.07%) Business Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (24.14%) BPR
4 6 (20.69%) PMP
4 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.69%) SLA
4 6 (20.69%) Information Security
4 6 (20.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.79%) BPMN
6 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.34%) Project Governance
7 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.34%) User Stories
7 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
7 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) Smoke Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Windows
7 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.45%) Actimize
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (3.45%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP PM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.45%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Analyst
2 18 (62.07%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Pensions Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Pensions Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business Process Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Migration Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Process Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Programme Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration Test Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Programme Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Business Integration Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.45%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.45%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Business Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) BPR
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (20.69%) Information Security
4 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.79%) BPMN
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
7 3 (10.34%) Project Governance
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
7 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.34%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) PMP
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) GAAP
3 1 (3.45%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Aquila
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Ariba
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Intel
3 1 (3.45%) SAP