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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 594 625 603
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -22
Contract jobs citing GCP 25 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.012% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.52% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 5
Median daily rate £525 £288 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.60% -47.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £288 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £603 - £459
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
4766 5006 4969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.56% 9.63% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3103 3114 3125
Median daily rate £431 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.48% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 213 223
Median hourly rate £27.60 £23.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +50.00%

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 September 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 September 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 +5 14 £525 +82.60% 4
South East +17 3 £600 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
GCP
UK

GCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 16 (47.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (44.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (35.29%) Java
4 12 (35.29%) SAP
5 11 (32.35%) GMP
5 11 (32.35%) GxP
6 9 (26.47%) HBase
6 9 (26.47%) Hortonworks
6 9 (26.47%) Kafka
6 9 (26.47%) Coaching
6 9 (26.47%) GAMP
6 9 (26.47%) ERP
6 9 (26.47%) Scala
6 9 (26.47%) Hadoop
6 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
6 9 (26.47%) JIRA
7 8 (23.53%) Validation
7 8 (23.53%) DevOps
7 8 (23.53%) Docker
7 8 (23.53%) Kubernetes
8 7 (20.59%) Apache Spark
8 7 (20.59%) Change Control
8 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
8 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
8 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
8 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) Confluence
9 6 (17.65%) REST

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 (20.59%) Apache Spark
2 6 (17.65%) Confluence
3 2 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Acrobat
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS Project
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.94%) GitHub
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Hadoop
1 9 (26.47%) HBase
2 6 (17.65%) Big Data
2 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.88%) Base SAS
4 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.88%) Xcelsius
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.94%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
1 9 (26.47%) JIRA
2 6 (17.65%) Artifactory
3 3 (8.82%) RSpec
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.94%) Capybara
5 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.94%) LSMW
5 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (44.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Publishing
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Military
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Compliance Consultant
1 11 (32.35%) Consultant
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Risk Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) IT Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) IT Risk Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Author
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Author
6 3 (8.82%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark Developer
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Kafka
2 6 (17.65%) REST
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
3 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) CSS3
4 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 3 (8.82%) Resque
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (5.88%) Haml
5 2 (5.88%) Swagger
6 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) Dropwizard
6 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.94%) JAX-RS
6 1 (2.94%) Node.js
6 1 (2.94%) React
6 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
2 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Coaching
1 9 (26.47%) ERP
2 8 (23.53%) DevOps
2 8 (23.53%) Validation
3 7 (20.59%) Change Control
3 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.65%) Business Transformation
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security
5 5 (14.71%) Microservices
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) OOP
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) Scala
3 5 (14.71%) Ruby
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Go
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) SAS Macro
7 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) APMP
2 1 (2.94%) CISA
2 1 (2.94%) CRISC
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) GMP
1 11 (32.35%) GxP
2 9 (26.47%) GAMP
3 4 (11.76%) QA
4 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
5 2 (5.88%) CDISC
5 2 (5.88%) GLP
5 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) etcd
2 2 (5.88%) flannel
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Kubernetes
2 6 (17.65%) Ambari
3 2 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (5.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.94%) Marathon
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) SAP
2 9 (26.47%) Hortonworks
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Adobe
4 2 (5.88%) Capita
4 2 (5.88%) Google
4 2 (5.88%) Tableau
5 1 (2.94%) Teradata