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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing GxP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £460 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.54% +2.22%
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
78 136 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.75% 11.69% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 114 46
Median daily rate £431 £483 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £639 £632
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 9
Median hourly rate £39.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.04% +1.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%

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