The first table below looks at the demand for GLP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GLP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
Rank 567 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GLP 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.098% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4072 3352 4304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.95% 7.67% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2504 2029 2370
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £616
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.44% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 129 225
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £55.00 £35.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
GLP
UK

GLP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GLP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GLP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GLP
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GLP across the England region.

GLP Daily Rate Trend in England

GLP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GLP across the England region.

GLP Hourly Rate Trend in England

GLP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GLP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GLP.

1 4 (100.00%) GMP
1 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (75.00%) LIMS
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management

GLP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GLP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GLP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) GMP