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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GAP Analysis
South East / Surrey
Rank 78 96 76
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 13 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.12% 0.39% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.47% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Median daily rate £486 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £505 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £525 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £60.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year -10.37% +78.51%  

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 952 1064 1164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.14% 82.23% 81.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 698 651
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 81 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.38 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.77 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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
Woking - 3 £423 -
Guildford - 2 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £544 -
GAP Analysis
South East

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (16.67%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) Solvency II
5 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) BPR
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 2 (11.11%) PMP
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) SLA
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Wireframes

GAP Analysis
Top Related 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Migration Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Solvency II Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Process Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Fraud Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ODBC
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
3 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) BPR
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Solvency II
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) GAAP
3 1 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Actimize
1 1 (5.56%) IBM
1 1 (5.56%) Intel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle