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 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 88 96 105
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9  
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 7 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.52% 0.72% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.87% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 4
Median daily rate £381 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.96% -12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £320 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £408 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1136 1602 1556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.71% 82.83% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 1121 997
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £35.85
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Leeds +2 6 £338 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
GAP Analysis
Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 8 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
2 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 6 (42.86%) Retail Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) User Experience
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) B2B
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) JIRA
6 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Blog
6 2 (14.29%) Confluence
6 2 (14.29%) Social Media
6 2 (14.29%) Content Development
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement

GAP Analysis
Top Related 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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Maximo
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SCM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP WM
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
1 6 (42.86%) Retail Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Copywriter
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Copywriter
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Blog
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) B2B
6 2 (14.29%) Content Development
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
7 1 (7.14%) BPR
7 1 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Infor
2 1 (7.14%) SAP