The table below looks at the statistics for GCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCP over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 589 571 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing GCP 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.010% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£365 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £600 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
GCP
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
3944 4105 3370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.79% 8.01% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2379 2527 2021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 169 144
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.35 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.70%

GCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GCP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GCP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GCP Daily Rate Trend in England

GCP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GCP Hourly Rate Trend in England

GCP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 5 £365 - 3
GCP
UK

GCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 5 (71.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (57.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (28.57%) SAS
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) PACS
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) GxP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) ProC
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) Informatics

GCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GCP 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 GCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ProC
General
1 5 (71.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Author
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Author
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) PACS
3 1 (14.29%) Informatics
3 1 (14.29%) Biotechnology
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) QMS
4 1 (14.29%) CAPA
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (14.29%) GxP
2 1 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) CDISC
2 1 (14.29%) DICOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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