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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 609 623 593
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Contract jobs citing GCP 19 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.015% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.41% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 4
Median daily rate £500 £425 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £315 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £450 £368
% change year-on-year
-41.11% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
4657 5015 4939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.27% 9.47% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3035 3219 3061
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £403 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 199 204
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.64 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.39% +10.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £55.70 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.06 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.33% +28.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GCP across the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

GCP Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 August 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
London +2 14 £513 +78.26% 3
Yorkshire - 2 - -
East of England +17 1 £265 -37.64%
GCP
UK

GCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 14 (53.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (42.31%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (34.62%) HBase
4 9 (34.62%) Hortonworks
4 9 (34.62%) Kafka
5 8 (30.77%) Scala
5 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
5 8 (30.77%) JIRA
6 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
6 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) Change Control
6 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
6 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
6 7 (26.92%) Docker
6 7 (26.92%) DevOps
6 7 (26.92%) Apache Spark
7 6 (23.08%) Confluence
7 6 (23.08%) Artifactory
7 6 (23.08%) Ambari
8 5 (19.23%) Big Data
8 5 (19.23%) GMP
8 5 (19.23%) GxP
8 5 (19.23%) SAP
8 5 (19.23%) Validation
8 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 4 (15.38%) Finance

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 (26.92%) Apache Spark
2 6 (23.08%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Acrobat
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) PaaS
4 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) HBase
2 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
3 5 (19.23%) Big Data
4 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.69%) Base SAS
5 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.69%) Xcelsius
6 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
6 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) JIRA
2 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 6 (23.08%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.85%) LSMW
4 1 (3.85%) RSpec
General
1 9 (34.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Military
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Compliance Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Author
4 4 (15.38%) Risk Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Author
5 3 (11.54%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Business Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Scala Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Kafka
2 4 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) Swagger
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) Dropwizard
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) JAX-RS
4 1 (3.85%) Resque
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.69%) FMCG
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Change Control
1 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
1 7 (26.92%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) SDLC
2 5 (19.23%) Validation
3 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Data Privacy
4 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
4 3 (11.54%) IT Audit
4 3 (11.54%) Microservices
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (11.54%) Service Design
4 3 (11.54%) Software Licensing
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (7.69%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) Scala
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby
5 2 (7.69%) Go
5 2 (7.69%) SAS Macro
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) APMP
2 1 (3.85%) CISA
2 1 (3.85%) CRISC
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) GMP
1 5 (19.23%) GxP
2 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
2 3 (11.54%) GLP
2 3 (11.54%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (7.69%) CDISC
3 2 (7.69%) GAMP
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) etcd
2 2 (7.69%) flannel
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Kubernetes
2 6 (23.08%) Ambari
3 2 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (7.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Hortonworks
2 5 (19.23%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Tableau