The table below looks at the statistics for GxP 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 GxP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GxP
London / City of London
Rank - - 185
Contract jobs citing GxP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £310 £550
% change year-on-year
+36.29% -43.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.75 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- -8.16%

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
314 322 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.65% 10.63% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 226 344
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £296 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £31.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.68% +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.48 £42.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-46.48% +80.64%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GxP
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 GxP across the City of London region.

GxP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GxP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GxP 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 City of London region with a requirement for GxP.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP