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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank 574 605 604
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -1
Contract jobs citing GAMP 24 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.032% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.54% 0.31% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
Median daily rate £550 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £345 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £375 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £468
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -19.78%
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%
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
4479 5086 4827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.73% 10.06% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2932 3175 3161
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 185 204
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +3.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 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 +42 15 £550 +46.66% 1
London -1 3 £488 -
North West +8 2 £425 - 1
East of England +1 1 - -
GAMP
UK

GAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 33 (91.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 27 (75.00%) GxP
3 23 (63.89%) SAP
4 22 (61.11%) GMP
5 21 (58.33%) ERP
6 19 (52.78%) GCP
6 19 (52.78%) Coaching
7 18 (50.00%) Validation
8 15 (41.67%) Manufacturing
9 14 (38.89%) Information Security
10 11 (30.56%) Capita
11 7 (19.44%) Business Transformation
12 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
12 6 (16.67%) MS Office
13 5 (13.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 5 (13.89%) Quality Management
14 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
14 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
14 4 (11.11%) C
14 4 (11.11%) Internal Audit
14 4 (11.11%) Compliance Management
14 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (8.33%) SaaS
16 2 (5.56%) SDLC
16 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
16 2 (5.56%) Degree
16 2 (5.56%) Change Control
16 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
17 1 (2.78%) HNC

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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (91.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (41.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Consultant
2 19 (52.78%) Compliance Consultant
3 14 (38.89%) Risk Consultant
4 13 (36.11%) IT Consultant
4 13 (36.11%) IT Risk Consultant
5 7 (19.44%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Compliance Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) IT Risk Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Quality Manager
7 4 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Validation Specialist
8 3 (8.33%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
9 2 (5.56%) Compliance Officer
10 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
10 1 (2.78%) QA Officer
10 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) ERP
2 19 (52.78%) Coaching
3 18 (50.00%) Validation
4 14 (38.89%) Information Security
5 7 (19.44%) Business Transformation
6 5 (13.89%) Quality Management
7 4 (11.11%) Compliance Management
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Internal Audit
7 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.56%) Change Control
8 2 (5.56%) SDLC
8 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.78%) CAPA
9 1 (2.78%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (75.00%) GxP
2 22 (61.11%) GMP
3 19 (52.78%) GCP
4 5 (13.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) SAP
2 11 (30.56%) Capita
3 1 (2.78%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (2.78%) Rockwell
3 1 (2.78%) Siemens
3 1 (2.78%) Wonderware