The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GMP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £550 £275
% change year-on-year
-22.27% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.45 - -
GMP
East of England

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 Essex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
64 37 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 12.55% 8.45% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 39
Average daily rate £419 £275 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.27% -34.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £167 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 7
Average hourly rate £59.25 £33.00 £10.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.54% +202.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.60 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £43.40 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GMP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

GMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

GMP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex