Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 18 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 142 168
Rank change year-on-year -2 +26 -44
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 11 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.85% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.99% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +20.00%
10th Percentile £353 £350 £360
90th Percentile £575 £502 £456
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -13.89% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -14.47% +146.99%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2547 3136 3796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.93% 86.34% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1759 2066 2620
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 62 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £37.53 £30.63 £40.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in West Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Leeds -10 9 £475 -
Halifax +10 1 £373 -0.67%
Pudsey - 1 £550 -
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 3 (27.27%) BGP
1 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (27.27%) F5
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (27.27%) FortiGate
1 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Slack
1 1 (9.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) BGP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
1 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Product Owner
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Database Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Product Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Product Owner
3 1 (9.09%) Security Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (18.18%) Database Security
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) F5
1 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Progress