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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GxP
UK / England
Rank 549 588 568
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -20
Contract jobs citing GxP 25 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.048% 0.057%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.52% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 15
Median daily rate £450 £355 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £271 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £400 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £355 £550
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -35.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £49.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +345.45%

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
4801 5471 5605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.63% 11.47% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3160 3548 3473
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 183 164
Median hourly rate £23.34 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.42% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £51.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +88.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 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 +33 15 £450 - 4
South East +14 8 £450 +12.50% 1
East of England -2 1 £305 +22.00% 3
North West - 1 - -
GxP
UK

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 63 (84.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 29 (38.67%) GAMP
3 28 (37.33%) SAP
3 28 (37.33%) Validation
4 27 (36.00%) ERP
4 27 (36.00%) GMP
5 21 (28.00%) GCP
6 20 (26.67%) Coaching
7 19 (25.33%) Project Management
8 18 (24.00%) Manufacturing
9 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (17.33%) Information Security
10 11 (14.67%) Capita
10 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (12.00%) Migration
11 9 (12.00%) Finance
12 8 (10.67%) FMCG
13 7 (9.33%) Business Transformation
13 7 (9.33%) Quality Management
13 7 (9.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (8.00%) Life Science
14 6 (8.00%) QA
14 6 (8.00%) Business Analysis
14 6 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 6 (8.00%) Data Centre
15 5 (6.67%) Regulatory Compliance
15 5 (6.67%) Data Migration
15 5 (6.67%) Service Management
15 5 (6.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 5 (6.67%) Management Information System

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 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) TrackWise
2 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.67%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) DHCP
1 1 (1.33%) DNS
1 1 (1.33%) Firewall
1 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
General
1 63 (84.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 18 (24.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (12.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Consultant
2 24 (32.00%) Project Manager
3 21 (28.00%) Compliance Consultant
4 16 (21.33%) Risk Consultant
5 12 (16.00%) Analyst
5 12 (16.00%) IT Consultant
5 12 (16.00%) IT Risk Consultant
6 8 (10.67%) IT Manager
7 7 (9.33%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) IT Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (9.33%) SAP Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Manager
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (5.33%) Business Manager
10 4 (5.33%) Business Project Manager
10 4 (5.33%) IT Risk Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Project Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) FMCG
3 6 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.00%) Life Science
4 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.00%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.67%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.33%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.33%) SCORM
7 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
1 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) Validation
2 27 (36.00%) ERP
3 20 (26.67%) Coaching
4 19 (25.33%) Project Management
5 13 (17.33%) Information Security
5 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.00%) Migration
7 7 (9.33%) Business Transformation
7 7 (9.33%) Quality Management
7 7 (9.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.67%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.67%) Regulatory Compliance
9 5 (6.67%) Service Management
10 4 (5.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
10 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.33%) Data Extraction
10 4 (5.33%) QMS
10 4 (5.33%) Resource Allocation
10 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
1 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.67%) APMP
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) PMP
3 1 (1.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (38.67%) GAMP
2 27 (36.00%) GMP
3 21 (28.00%) GCP
4 6 (8.00%) QA
4 6 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (6.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (4.00%) GLP
7 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) SAP
2 11 (14.67%) Capita
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.67%) VMware
6 1 (1.33%) Acronis
6 1 (1.33%) Minitab
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.33%) Remedy
6 1 (1.33%) Saba
6 1 (1.33%) Workday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago