The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the East of England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GxP
Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GxP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.095% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - £50.25
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
225 182 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.15% 8.06% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 90 110
Average daily rate £375 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £168 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 26
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.89 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.39% +87.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -5.63%
GxP
England

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

GxP
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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GxP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - - - -
GxP
England

GxP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) QMS
3 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) TrackWise
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Informatics
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) TrackWise
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
General
1 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) QMS
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Business Objects