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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK / England
Rank 562 607 545
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -62
Contract jobs citing GAMP 5 4 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.008% 0.094%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.086% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 35
Median daily rate £453 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £425 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £425 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £425 £550
% change year-on-year
-28.23% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4170 4627 4483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.97% 9.70% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2722 2930 2745
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 179 151
Median hourly rate £20.50 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.19% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +26 3 - -
London - 1 £600 -
East of England - 1 £305 -
GAMP
UK

GAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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%) GxP
2 26 (78.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 24 (72.73%) SAP
4 22 (66.67%) ERP
4 22 (66.67%) GMP
5 19 (57.58%) Coaching
5 19 (57.58%) GCP
6 16 (48.48%) Validation
7 14 (42.42%) Manufacturing
8 13 (39.39%) Information Security
9 11 (33.33%) Capita
10 7 (21.21%) Business Transformation
11 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
12 5 (15.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 3 (9.09%) SaaS
14 2 (6.06%) SDLC
14 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
14 2 (6.06%) SAP ERP
14 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
14 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (6.06%) DNA
14 2 (6.06%) ITIL
14 2 (6.06%) MS Office
14 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
14 2 (6.06%) Service Management
14 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
14 2 (6.06%) Regulatory Compliance
15 1 (3.03%) VMware
15 1 (3.03%) Firewall

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
General
1 26 (78.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 14 (42.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Consultant
2 20 (60.61%) Compliance Consultant
3 15 (45.45%) Risk Consultant
4 14 (42.42%) IT Consultant
4 14 (42.42%) IT Risk Consultant
5 7 (21.21%) 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%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
9 2 (6.06%) Services Delivery Manager
10 1 (3.03%) ERP Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 1 (3.03%) Validation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Life Science
2 1 (3.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) ERP
2 19 (57.58%) Coaching
3 16 (48.48%) Validation
4 13 (39.39%) Information Security
5 7 (21.21%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.06%) DNA
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.03%) CAPA
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (87.88%) GxP
2 22 (66.67%) GMP
3 19 (57.58%) GCP
4 5 (15.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) SAP
2 11 (33.33%) Capita
3 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Rockwell
4 1 (3.03%) Siemens
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Wonderware