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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £323
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 - £22.50
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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
30 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.24% 9.73% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 17
Average daily rate £325 £310 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +210.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £161 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £28.00 £16.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -50.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £11.60 £28.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £21.20 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -17.64%

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