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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank - 187 -
Contract jobs citing GxP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.019% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £550 £315
% change year-on-year
-43.63% +74.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.75 £113.50
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -67.62%
GxP
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
326 461 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.36% 8.97% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 339 433
Average daily rate £500 £449 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £577 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £26.75 £30.13 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.20% +61.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.23 £17.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £41.03 £23.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GxP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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