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 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
UK / England
Rank 569 600 590
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Contract jobs citing GCP 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.055% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 -

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
4807 5459 5642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.62% 11.43% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3164 3545 3494
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 168
Median hourly rate £23.34 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.42% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £50.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-50.88% +87.77%

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 26 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
London +21 5 £500 - 4
South East +16 1 - -
GCP
UK

GCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 21 (70.00%) GMP
1 21 (70.00%) GxP
1 21 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 19 (63.33%) ERP
3 18 (60.00%) GAMP
3 18 (60.00%) SAP
3 18 (60.00%) Coaching
4 12 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (40.00%) Information Security
5 11 (36.67%) Capita
6 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (20.00%) Business Transformation
7 6 (20.00%) Validation
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 4 (13.33%) OpenStack
9 4 (13.33%) REST
9 4 (13.33%) Linux
9 4 (13.33%) Python
9 4 (13.33%) Microservices
10 3 (10.00%) Kubernetes
10 3 (10.00%) Ansible
10 3 (10.00%) Docker
10 3 (10.00%) DevOps
10 3 (10.00%) IT Audit
10 3 (10.00%) GLP
10 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (10.00%) Quality Management

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 4 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.33%) GitHub
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Gradle
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) RSpec
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.33%) Capybara
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
General
1 21 (70.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Compliance Consultant
1 21 (70.00%) Consultant
2 16 (53.33%) Risk Consultant
3 12 (40.00%) IT Consultant
3 12 (40.00%) IT Risk Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Python Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) CSS3
2 2 (6.67%) Haml
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) HTML5
2 2 (6.67%) Resque
2 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (3.33%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) React
3 1 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) FMCG
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) ERP
2 18 (60.00%) Coaching
3 12 (40.00%) Information Security
4 6 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 6 (20.00%) Validation
5 4 (13.33%) Microservices
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) IT Audit
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 2 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Python
2 3 (10.00%) Go
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) MCSA
1 1 (3.33%) MCSE
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) VCP5
1 1 (3.33%) VCP6
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (70.00%) GMP
1 21 (70.00%) GxP
2 18 (60.00%) GAMP
3 3 (10.00%) GLP
3 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) Ceph
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Ansible
1 3 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Salt
3 1 (3.33%) Marathon
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) SAP
2 11 (36.67%) Capita
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) Teradata
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam
4 1 (3.33%) VMware