The first table below looks at the demand for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GxP
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GxP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.39% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - £50.25
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
49 38 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.31% 6.01% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 24
Average daily rate £375 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £363 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £590 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
GxP
East of England

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GxP across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) TrackWise
2 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) QMS
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Informatics
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) TrackWise
General
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Coordinator
1 2 (66.67%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects