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 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank 598 592 579
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing GxP 37 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.070% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.79% 0.74% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 7
Median daily rate £395 £476 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.06% +27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £400 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £536 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £438 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +20.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
4662 4992 4906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.26% 9.42% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3037 3213 3055
Median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 197 206
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.64 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.39% +8.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £12.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £55.90 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.41 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +27.02%

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 August 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 25 August 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
London -10 17 £365 -23.35% 2
South East -6 8 £450 -9.54%
East of England - 3 £475 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
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UK

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 34 (47.22%) SAP
2 33 (45.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 27 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 25 (34.72%) Validation
5 16 (22.22%) Migration
5 16 (22.22%) Finance
6 15 (20.83%) ERP
6 15 (20.83%) FMCG
7 14 (19.44%) Manufacturing
8 13 (18.06%) Project Management
8 13 (18.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (16.67%) SDLC
10 11 (15.28%) Data Migration
10 11 (15.28%) Data Extraction
10 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (13.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
12 9 (12.50%) Change Control
12 9 (12.50%) SQL
13 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 8 (11.11%) LSMW
13 8 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
13 8 (11.11%) QA
14 7 (9.72%) Degree
14 7 (9.72%) Data Mapping
14 7 (9.72%) Test Management
14 7 (9.72%) Data Quality
14 7 (9.72%) Data Conversion

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 (2.78%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (8.33%) MS Office
2 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) SAP GRC
2 5 (6.94%) SAP ERP
3 3 (4.17%) SAP SD
4 2 (2.78%) SAP APO
4 2 (2.78%) SAP FI
4 2 (2.78%) SAP MDM
4 2 (2.78%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.39%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.39%) SAP SCM
5 1 (1.39%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) IaaS
2 2 (2.78%) PaaS
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.78%) WAN
2 2 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) DHCP
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) GIS
3 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) LSMW
General
1 27 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (22.22%) Finance
3 14 (19.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.56%) Legal
5 3 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Consultant
2 18 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (19.44%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Data Consultant
4 7 (9.72%) SAP Data Consultant
5 6 (8.33%) SAP Manager
5 6 (8.33%) SAP Security Consultant
5 6 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Compliance Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Data Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Data Migration Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Migration Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) SAP Test Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Technologist
7 4 (5.56%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) HTML
1 3 (4.17%) HTML5
2 2 (2.78%) BAPI
2 2 (2.78%) D3.js
3 1 (1.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) FMCG
2 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (15.28%) Data Extraction
4 7 (9.72%) Data Conversion
5 5 (6.94%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.17%) AS400
6 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.39%) iSeries
8 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Validation
2 16 (22.22%) Migration
3 15 (20.83%) ERP
4 13 (18.06%) Project Management
4 13 (18.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (16.67%) SDLC
6 11 (15.28%) Data Migration
6 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
8 9 (12.50%) Change Control
9 7 (9.72%) Data Mapping
9 7 (9.72%) ETL
9 7 (9.72%) Quality Management
9 7 (9.72%) Test Management
10 6 (8.33%) Change Management
10 6 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (8.33%) Password Management
10 6 (8.33%) QMS
10 6 (8.33%) SAP Security
10 6 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) C
2 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) CISA
2 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
2 5 (6.94%) PMP
3 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) APMP
4 1 (1.39%) CRISC
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (45.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (13.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 8 (11.11%) QA
4 7 (9.72%) Data Quality
4 7 (9.72%) GMP
5 5 (6.94%) GCP
6 4 (5.56%) GAMP
7 3 (4.17%) GLP
8 2 (2.78%) JSP 440
9 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) SAP
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Adobe
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco
3 2 (2.78%) ESRI
3 2 (2.78%) Lotus
3 2 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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