Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 165 189
Rank change year-on-year 0 +24 -44
Contract jobs citing GAP Analysis 20 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.65% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.77% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 23
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £326 £320 £318
90th Percentile £575 £501 £491
England median daily rate £460 £460 £450
% change year-on-year - +2.22% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.47% +146.99%
England median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £35.63
% change year-on-year -12.28% +20.00% +131.56%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3659 4525 5143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.39% 84.06% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2432 2948 3528
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £262 £263 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £536
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 130 179
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £34.41
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

GAP Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GAP Analysis in Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAP Analysis in Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAP Analysis in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAP Analysis in Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAP Analysis in Yorkshire

GAP Analysis
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Yorkshire -4 10 £475 +5.56% 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £340 -
South Yorkshire +15 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £388 -
GAP Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for GAP Analysis.

1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
1 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Scrum
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
2 4 (20.00%) User Stories
2 4 (20.00%) GDPR
3 3 (15.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 3 (15.00%) Slack
3 3 (15.00%) Trello
3 3 (15.00%) Kanban
3 3 (15.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Confluence
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Progress
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) SLA

GAP Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (15.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Slack
1 3 (15.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) BGP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Product Owner
3 3 (15.00%) Product Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Product Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Product Owner
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) GDPR Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Service Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Service Design Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Service Transition Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
1 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Scrum
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
2 4 (20.00%) User Stories
3 3 (15.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) Kanban
3 3 (15.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (15.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CISA
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) GDPR
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Progress
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) F5
2 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix