The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK / England
Rank 554 596 569
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -27
Contract jobs citing GAMP 11 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.021% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.21% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 15
Median daily rate £519 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.05% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £355 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £425 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £550
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.79%

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4040 4733 4336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.75% 10.17% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2631 2960 2735
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 182 163
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +73.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.66 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £57.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-45.23% +68.00%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GAMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GAMP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GAMP Daily Rate Trend in England

GAMP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAMP across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

GAMP Daily Rate Histogram in England

GAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GAMP Hourly Rate Trend in England

GAMP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAMP within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +27 7 £550 -
London +19 3 £488 -
East of England +6 1 - -
GAMP
UK

GAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAMP 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 England region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 29 (87.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 27 (81.82%) GxP
3 25 (75.76%) SAP
4 23 (69.70%) ERP
4 23 (69.70%) GMP
5 20 (60.61%) Coaching
5 20 (60.61%) GCP
6 15 (45.45%) Manufacturing
6 15 (45.45%) Validation
7 14 (42.42%) Information Security
8 11 (33.33%) Capita
9 8 (24.24%) Business Transformation
10 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
11 5 (15.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (9.09%) SaaS
13 3 (9.09%) MS Office
14 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
14 2 (6.06%) SAP ERP
14 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
14 2 (6.06%) Change Control
14 2 (6.06%) SDLC
15 1 (3.03%) Internal Audit
15 1 (3.03%) Compliance Management
15 1 (3.03%) Rockwell
15 1 (3.03%) Allen-Bradley
15 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
15 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
15 1 (3.03%) CAPA
15 1 (3.03%) Wonderware

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (87.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (45.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Consultant
2 21 (63.64%) Compliance Consultant
3 16 (48.48%) Risk Consultant
4 15 (45.45%) IT Consultant
4 15 (45.45%) IT Risk Consultant
5 8 (24.24%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (12.12%) Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Compliance Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) IT Risk Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
8 3 (9.09%) Validation Specialist
9 2 (6.06%) Compliance Officer
10 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) ERP Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) QA Officer
10 1 (3.03%) Senior ERP Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Senior SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) ERP
2 20 (60.61%) Coaching
3 15 (45.45%) Validation
4 14 (42.42%) Information Security
5 8 (24.24%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.03%) CAPA
7 1 (3.03%) Compliance Management
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Internal Audit
7 1 (3.03%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (81.82%) GxP
2 23 (69.70%) GMP
3 20 (60.61%) GCP
4 5 (15.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) SAP
2 11 (33.33%) Capita
3 1 (3.03%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (3.03%) Rockwell
3 1 (3.03%) Siemens
3 1 (3.03%) Wonderware