The table below looks at the statistics for GxP 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 GxP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank 560 555 541
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing GxP 20 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.054% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.57% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 11
Average daily rate £310 £550 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% +71.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £550 £315
% change year-on-year
-43.63% +74.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £62.50 £113.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -44.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.75 £113.50
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -67.62%
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
4611 4361 3977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.77% 9.46% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2905 2707 2335
Average daily rate £425 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 164 150
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £17.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +31.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.06 £10.97 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £47.90 £43.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GxP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GxP across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

GxP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

GxP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GxP within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +6 13 £310 -48.33% 1
London -11 5 - -
North East -24 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
GxP
UK

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GxP 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 GxP.

1 34 (54.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 27 (43.55%) Project Management
3 22 (35.48%) SAP
4 20 (32.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (25.81%) ERP
5 16 (25.81%) Validation
5 16 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (19.35%) Middleware
7 11 (17.74%) Quality Management
7 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
8 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
8 9 (14.52%) Finance
8 9 (14.52%) Six Sigma
8 9 (14.52%) PRINCE2
8 9 (14.52%) Degree
9 8 (12.90%) Test Scripting
9 8 (12.90%) ITIL
9 8 (12.90%) Legal
9 8 (12.90%) Change Management
10 7 (11.29%) webMethods
10 7 (11.29%) Informatica
10 7 (11.29%) B2B
10 7 (11.29%) SOA
10 7 (11.29%) GAMP
10 7 (11.29%) QA
10 7 (11.29%) Automated Testing
10 7 (11.29%) Payment Gateway
10 7 (11.29%) hybris
10 7 (11.29%) Change Control
11 6 (9.68%) FMCG

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GxP 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 GxP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Project
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (4.84%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.61%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.84%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (54.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
3 9 (14.52%) Finance
4 8 (12.90%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Analyst
1 15 (24.19%) Project Manager
2 12 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Compliance Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Junior
4 6 (9.68%) Junior Project Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Risk Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Applications Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Validation Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.84%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Project Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Quality Manager
7 3 (4.84%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) Middleware
2 4 (6.45%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) J2EE
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) FMCG
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Chemistry
3 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) PMI
4 3 (4.84%) Life Science
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.23%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) AS400
6 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Unix
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Project Management
2 16 (25.81%) ERP
2 16 (25.81%) Validation
3 11 (17.74%) Quality Management
4 9 (14.52%) PRINCE2
4 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
4 9 (14.52%) Six Sigma
5 8 (12.90%) Change Management
5 8 (12.90%) ITIL
5 8 (12.90%) Test Scripting
6 7 (11.29%) Automated Testing
6 7 (11.29%) B2B
6 7 (11.29%) Change Control
6 7 (11.29%) SOA
7 6 (9.68%) Data Privacy
7 6 (9.68%) Process Improvement
7 6 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (32.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (11.29%) GAMP
2 7 (11.29%) QA
3 5 (8.06%) GMP
4 3 (4.84%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (3.23%) COBIT
5 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
5 2 (3.23%) GCP
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) SAP
2 7 (11.29%) hybris
2 7 (11.29%) Informatica
2 7 (11.29%) webMethods
3 5 (8.06%) Axway
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.84%) IBM
6 2 (3.23%) HP
6 2 (3.23%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.61%) IT2
7 1 (1.61%) Sun
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