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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 606 594 591
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing GCP 7 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.022% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.24% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median 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
4472 4637 4559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.08% 9.41% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2895 2999 2822
Median daily rate £430 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.26% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 152 208
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.55 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +0.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £12.18 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £56.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%

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 31 May 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 0 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £425 -
South West - 1 £375 -
GCP
UK

GCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) SAS
3 2 (22.22%) GMP
3 2 (22.22%) GLP
3 2 (22.22%) GxP
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) CDISC

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 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Base SAS
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Xcelsius
General
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Business Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Business Objects Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Compliance Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Programmer
1 2 (22.22%) Risk Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) SAS Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Clinical Research Associate
2 1 (11.11%) HR Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Research Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 2 (22.22%) FMCG
2 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Biology
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Inmon Methodology
3 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) APMP
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) CRISC
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) CDISC
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
1 2 (22.22%) GLP
1 2 (22.22%) GMP
1 2 (22.22%) GxP
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) Tableau