The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank 108 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing GxP 12 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.43% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.58% 4.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £330 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £417 £351
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +18.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -
GxP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
262 244 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.90% 9.50% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 120 107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £242 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £18.31 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £21.55 £23.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.17
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.57%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing GxP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GxP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GxP across the Berkshire region.

GxP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

GxP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GxP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

GxP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

GxP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GxP across the Berkshire region.

GxP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

GxP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GxP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidenhead +3 8 £288 -15.44%
GxP
South East

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GxP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GxP.

1 11 (61.11%) SAP
1 11 (61.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Validation
3 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (38.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
6 5 (27.78%) SDLC
6 5 (27.78%) FMCG
6 5 (27.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) JD Edwards
7 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (22.22%) MS Project
7 4 (22.22%) Change Management
7 4 (22.22%) Password Management
7 4 (22.22%) Six Sigma
7 4 (22.22%) PRINCE
7 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
7 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 4 (22.22%) SAP Security
7 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (22.22%) Change Control
7 4 (22.22%) SAP GRC
7 4 (22.22%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (16.67%) SAP Data Services

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP GRC
2 1 (5.56%) SAP APO
2 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.56%) SAP MDM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) LSMW
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) SAP Security Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) PMO Lead
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) HR Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) JDE Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SAP MDM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Validation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 5 (27.78%) FMCG
3 3 (16.67%) Data Conversion
3 3 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.56%) AS400
4 1 (5.56%) Chemistry
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
1 9 (50.00%) Validation
2 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Change Control
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) Password Management
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 4 (22.22%) Re-Platforming
4 4 (22.22%) SAP Security
4 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Six Sigma
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 3 (16.67%) ETL
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CISA
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 3 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (27.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) JD Edwards
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft