The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GxP
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 74 74 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing GxP 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.32% 0.40% 0.082%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.59% 3.17% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £300 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £355 £550
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -35.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +345.45%

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
116 126 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.53% 12.61% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 68 78
Median daily rate £398 £375 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £270 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.10 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +4.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +88.88%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

GxP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GxP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

GxP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GxP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

GxP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for GxP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) DNA
1 3 (100.00%) GAMP
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Regulatory Compliance

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DNA
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) GAMP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow