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 26 June 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
26 Jun 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 £450 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
- -40.17%
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
334 532 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.05% 9.16% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 411 429
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £650 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Median hourly rate £85.50 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+256.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +8.43%

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