The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank 59 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing GxP 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.29% 0.13% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.08% 1.59% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -22.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 - £62.50
GxP
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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
65 63 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.56% 8.46% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 32
Median daily rate £425 £318 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.52% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £418 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Median hourly rate £29.00 £36.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.54% +73.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing GxP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

GxP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GxP across the Hertfordshire region.

GxP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

GxP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GxP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

GxP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for GxP.

1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) GCP
1 2 (66.67%) GMP
1 2 (66.67%) GLP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) FMCG
1 2 (66.67%) Data Privacy
1 2 (66.67%) Software Licensing
1 2 (66.67%) IT Audit
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) LIMS
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) CISA

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Compliance Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) LIMS Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) FMCG
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Privacy
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) IT Audit
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Licensing
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) APMP
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CRISC
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) GCP
1 2 (66.67%) GLP
1 2 (66.67%) GMP
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley