The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank 560 573 601
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +28
Contract jobs citing GxP 48 42 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.084% 0.052%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.05% 0.83% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 12
Median daily rate £475 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £307 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £446 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £335 £400
% change year-on-year
+41.79% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £62.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £62.50
% change year-on-year
- -64.00%
GxP
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
4572 5055 4795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.71% 10.10% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2991 3141 3133
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 185 205
Median hourly rate £20.97 £24.23 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.45% +7.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GxP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GxP Daily Rate Trend in England

GxP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GxP across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

GxP Daily Rate Histogram in England

GxP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GxP Hourly Rate Trend in England

GxP
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 GxP within the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
South East +9 18 £550 +64.17% 2
London -2 17 £438 +18.24%
South West - 4 £288 -
North West - 2 £475 -
East of England +9 1 - - 1
GxP
UK

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GxP 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 GxP.

1 64 (76.19%) Pharmaceutical
2 41 (48.81%) SAP
3 37 (44.05%) Validation
4 33 (39.29%) ERP
5 29 (34.52%) GMP
6 27 (32.14%) GAMP
7 23 (27.38%) GCP
8 20 (23.81%) Coaching
8 20 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 20 (23.81%) Manufacturing
9 18 (21.43%) Project Management
10 16 (19.05%) Migration
11 15 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (16.67%) FMCG
12 14 (16.67%) Information Security
13 13 (15.48%) Data Extraction
14 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (14.29%) Finance
15 11 (13.10%) Capita
15 11 (13.10%) Data Migration
16 10 (11.90%) SQL
17 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
17 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
17 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
17 8 (9.52%) Quality Management
17 8 (9.52%) LSMW
17 8 (9.52%) QA
17 8 (9.52%) Business Transformation
17 8 (9.52%) SAP Data Services
18 7 (8.33%) Data Quality

GxP
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 2 (2.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.57%) SAP SD
3 2 (2.38%) SAP APO
3 2 (2.38%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.38%) SAP MDM
3 2 (2.38%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.19%) SAP GRC
4 1 (1.19%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.19%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) DHCP
1 1 (1.19%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SAP Data Services
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) GIS
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) LSMW
General
1 64 (76.19%) Pharmaceutical
2 20 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 12 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Consultant
2 23 (27.38%) Compliance Consultant
3 17 (20.24%) Risk Consultant
3 17 (20.24%) SAP Consultant
4 16 (19.05%) Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) Project Manager
6 13 (15.48%) IT Consultant
6 13 (15.48%) IT Risk Consultant
7 7 (8.33%) Data Consultant
7 7 (8.33%) SAP Data Consultant
8 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (4.76%) Compliance Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) IT Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) IT Risk Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) QA Leader
10 4 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
11 3 (3.57%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
11 3 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (3.57%) Validation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) BAPI
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) FMCG
2 13 (15.48%) Data Extraction
3 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.33%) Data Conversion
4 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.38%) AS400
6 2 (2.38%) Biology
6 2 (2.38%) Biotechnology
6 2 (2.38%) Chemistry
6 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.38%) Life Science
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.19%) Linux
1 1 (1.19%) Unix
1 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.05%) Validation
2 33 (39.29%) ERP
3 20 (23.81%) Coaching
4 18 (21.43%) Project Management
5 16 (19.05%) Migration
6 15 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (16.67%) Information Security
8 11 (13.10%) Data Migration
9 8 (9.52%) Business Transformation
9 8 (9.52%) Quality Management
10 7 (8.33%) Data Mapping
10 7 (8.33%) ETL
10 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
11 6 (7.14%) Process Improvement
12 5 (5.95%) Regulatory Compliance
12 5 (5.95%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.95%) Test Scripting
12 5 (5.95%) Use Case
12 5 (5.95%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.19%) C
3 1 (1.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) APMP
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PMP
3 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (34.52%) GMP
2 27 (32.14%) GAMP
3 23 (27.38%) GCP
4 20 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (9.52%) QA
6 7 (8.33%) Data Quality
7 6 (7.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (4.76%) GLP
9 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (48.81%) SAP
2 11 (13.10%) Capita
3 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.38%) Lotus
5 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle
5 1 (1.19%) Saba
5 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.19%) Workday
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