The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 627 577 578
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +1
Contract jobs citing GMP 4 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.058% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.085% 0.61% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 4
Median daily rate £350 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +22.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -33.96%
GMP
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
4687 4924 4559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.39% 9.54% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3011 3262 2805
Median daily rate £425 £425 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 177 186
Median hourly rate £27.60 £21.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.07% +7.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +9.31%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing GMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GMP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GMP Daily Rate Trend in England

GMP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GMP Hourly Rate Trend in England

GMP
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 GMP within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
North West -16 2 £350 -22.22%
East of England +20 1 - -
London -15 1 - - 2
GMP
UK

GMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 8 (61.54%) Validation
2 7 (53.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) GCP
4 3 (23.08%) GLP
4 3 (23.08%) GxP
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Data Privacy
4 3 (23.08%) Software Licensing
4 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (23.08%) IT Audit
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) FMCG
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (7.69%) CISA
6 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) PMP

GMP
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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LSMW
General
1 7 (53.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Compliance Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (15.38%) HR Manager
3 2 (15.38%) ICT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) ICT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Public Sector Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Assistant
4 1 (7.69%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Writer
4 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Transition Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Validation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Validation
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Data Privacy
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) IT Audit
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Software Licensing
3 3 (23.08%) System Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
1 1 (7.69%) CISA
1 1 (7.69%) CRISC
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (23.08%) GCP
1 3 (23.08%) GLP
1 3 (23.08%) GxP
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
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