The table below looks at the statistics for GCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCP over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 582 618 612
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -6
Contract jobs citing GCP 21 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.47% 0.059% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £419 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50
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
4469 5092 4826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.75% 10.11% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2927 3177 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 £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 184 198
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £21.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.67%

GCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing GCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the England region over the 3 months to 10 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 +26 11 - - 2
London +13 7 £419 -
GCP
UK

GCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 25 (59.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 23 (54.76%) GMP
2 23 (54.76%) GxP
3 20 (47.62%) SAP
3 20 (47.62%) ERP
4 19 (45.24%) GAMP
4 19 (45.24%) Coaching
5 17 (40.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (33.33%) Manufacturing
7 14 (33.33%) Information Security
8 12 (28.57%) Java
9 11 (26.19%) Capita
10 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
10 10 (23.81%) Kubernetes
10 10 (23.81%) DevOps
10 10 (23.81%) Docker
11 9 (21.43%) Hortonworks
11 9 (21.43%) Kafka
11 9 (21.43%) Scala
11 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
11 9 (21.43%) HBase
11 9 (21.43%) JIRA
12 8 (19.05%) REST
12 8 (19.05%) Validation
13 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
13 7 (16.67%) Change Control
13 7 (16.67%) Business Transformation
13 7 (16.67%) Microservices

GCP
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 7 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 6 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (40.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) GitHub
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
4 1 (2.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
1 9 (21.43%) HBase
2 4 (9.52%) Big Data
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.38%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.43%) JIRA
3 6 (14.29%) Artifactory
4 3 (7.14%) RSpec
5 2 (4.76%) Selenium
6 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.38%) Capybara
6 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.38%) LSMW
6 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
General
1 25 (59.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 14 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.90%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Publishing
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Compliance Consultant
1 23 (54.76%) Consultant
2 17 (40.48%) Risk Consultant
3 13 (30.95%) IT Consultant
3 13 (30.95%) IT Risk Consultant
4 11 (26.19%) Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark Developer
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Digital Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Java Scala Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Python Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Scala Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Kafka
2 8 (19.05%) REST
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 4 (9.52%) Web Services
4 3 (7.14%) CSS
4 3 (7.14%) CSS3
4 3 (7.14%) HTML5
4 3 (7.14%) Resque
4 3 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.76%) Haml
5 2 (4.76%) Swagger
6 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.38%) Dropwizard
6 1 (2.38%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.38%) JAX-RS
6 1 (2.38%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) React
6 1 (2.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) FMCG
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) ERP
2 19 (45.24%) Coaching
3 14 (33.33%) Information Security
4 10 (23.81%) DevOps
5 8 (19.05%) Validation
6 7 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 7 (16.67%) Change Control
6 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 7 (16.67%) Microservices
7 4 (9.52%) IT Audit
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.14%) MVC
8 3 (7.14%) OOP
8 3 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.14%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) Scala
3 5 (11.90%) Go
3 5 (11.90%) Ruby
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) VCP5
2 1 (2.38%) VCP6
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (54.76%) GMP
1 23 (54.76%) GxP
2 19 (45.24%) GAMP
3 4 (9.52%) GLP
3 4 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.76%) QA
5 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) etcd
2 2 (4.76%) flannel
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) NFS
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Kubernetes
2 6 (14.29%) Ambari
3 2 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (4.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) Marathon
4 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.38%) Puppet
4 1 (2.38%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) SAP
2 11 (26.19%) Capita
3 9 (21.43%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe
5 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.38%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) Teradata
5 1 (2.38%) Veeam
5 1 (2.38%) VMware