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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
UK / England
Rank 552 597 562
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -35
Contract jobs citing GMP 15 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.029% 0.058%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 0.30% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 14
Median daily rate £425 £430 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £425 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £785 £577 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £430 £550
% change year-on-year
+30.81% -21.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.45 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.60% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.45 -
% change year-on-year
-37.60% -

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
4170 4627 4483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.97% 9.70% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2722 2930 2745
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 179 151
Median hourly rate £20.50 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.19% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GMP across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

GMP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GMP across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

GMP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 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 +31 9 £425 - 2
South East +23 4 £563 - 1
North West +16 1 - - 2
GMP
UK

GMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 45 (88.24%) Pharmaceutical
2 28 (54.90%) GxP
3 22 (43.14%) GAMP
3 22 (43.14%) GCP
3 22 (43.14%) Manufacturing
4 21 (41.18%) Validation
4 21 (41.18%) ERP
5 20 (39.22%) SAP
5 20 (39.22%) Coaching
6 14 (27.45%) Information Security
7 12 (23.53%) Quality Management
7 12 (23.53%) FMCG
8 11 (21.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 11 (21.57%) Capita
9 10 (19.61%) Change Control
10 9 (17.65%) Degree
11 8 (15.69%) Document Management
12 7 (13.73%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (13.73%) Project Management
12 7 (13.73%) Business Transformation
12 7 (13.73%) System Testing
12 7 (13.73%) QMS
13 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
13 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
13 6 (11.76%) Finance
13 6 (11.76%) Logistics
13 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
13 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
14 5 (9.80%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Project
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.96%) SQLPlus
General
1 45 (88.24%) Pharmaceutical
2 22 (43.14%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.76%) Finance
4 4 (7.84%) Marketing
5 2 (3.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Consultant
2 22 (43.14%) Compliance Consultant
3 17 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
4 13 (25.49%) IT Consultant
4 13 (25.49%) IT Risk Consultant
5 8 (15.69%) Validation Consultant
6 7 (13.73%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (13.73%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 4 (7.84%) Functional Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.92%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Logistics Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) QA Leader
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Functional Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Project Manager
10 1 (1.96%) Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) FMCG
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Life Science
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) LIMS
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) ERP
1 21 (41.18%) Validation
2 20 (39.22%) Coaching
3 14 (27.45%) Information Security
4 12 (23.53%) Quality Management
5 10 (19.61%) Change Control
6 8 (15.69%) Document Management
7 7 (13.73%) Business Transformation
7 7 (13.73%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (13.73%) Project Management
7 7 (13.73%) QMS
7 7 (13.73%) System Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Logistics
8 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
10 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.96%) HNC
3 1 (1.96%) HND
3 1 (1.96%) MBA
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (54.90%) GxP
2 22 (43.14%) GAMP
2 22 (43.14%) GCP
3 11 (21.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 5 (9.80%) QA
5 4 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (5.88%) GLP
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) SAP
2 11 (21.57%) Capita
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) LabVantage
4 1 (1.96%) Minitab
4 1 (1.96%) Rockwell
4 1 (1.96%) Siemens
4 1 (1.96%) Wonderware
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