The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing GAMP 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.32% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £425 £550
% change year-on-year
-28.82% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
36 77 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.13% 8.16% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 52 43
Median daily rate £350 £490 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £194 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

GAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

GAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

GAMP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

GAMP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAMP 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (100.00%) GMP
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (100.00%) GMP