The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GMP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.75
GMP
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
347 504 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.03% 9.27% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 371 402
Median daily rate £475 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
Median hourly rate £52.75 £24.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.79% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £15.80 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.95 £55.50 £29.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GMP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GMP across the City of London region.

GMP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London