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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank - 78 -
Contract jobs citing GAMP 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.49% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £440 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -
GAMP
North West

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
82 104 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.47% 10.25% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 37
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £333 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 5 (100.00%) GMP
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) 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:

General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Validation Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Systems Validation Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) QA Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 5 (100.00%) GMP
2 3 (60.00%) QA