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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank 629 571 -
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -
Contract jobs citing GAMP 2 39 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.077% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.045% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 28 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -
GAMP
UK

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
4491 4605 4587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.81% 9.08% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2904 2845 2824
Median daily rate £425 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 150 202
Median hourly rate £22.50 £26.25 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.39 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.06% +38.09%

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
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 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -35 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
GAMP
UK

GAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (54.55%) Validation
2 6 (54.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 5 (45.45%) GMP
3 5 (45.45%) Quality Management
3 5 (45.45%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) GxP
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) MS Project
6 2 (18.18%) PMI
6 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Pharmacovigilance
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) QMS
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Management

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 (9.09%) MTS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
General
1 8 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Validation Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Systems Validation Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) QA Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Audit Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SOX Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SOX Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SOX Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Pharmacovigilance
1 2 (18.18%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Validation
2 5 (45.45%) Quality Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
5 1 (9.09%) QMS
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (45.45%) GMP
2 5 (45.45%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) GxP
4 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
1 1 (9.09%) SAP