The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GxP
Rank 137 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing GxP 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.071% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.82% 1.66% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£268 - £483
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 - £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £113.50 -
% change year-on-year
-44.93% -
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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 East of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
244 181 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.67% 7.43% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 108 130
Average daily rate £394 £356 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 31
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.45 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.60 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.53 £20.64
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.25%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GxP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GxP across the East of England region.

GxP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

GxP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GxP across the East of England region.

GxP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

GxP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing GxP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GxP.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmacovigilance
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing GxP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GxP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) PMO Assistant
2 1 (50.00%) IT Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Entry