The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing GxP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
GxP
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
54 120 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.22% 11.47% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 84 54
Median daily rate £413 £459 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.08% -3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 9
Median hourly rate £39.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.60% +25.00%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

GxP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

GxP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire