The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank 431 430 431
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing GAMP 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.044% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £488 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £375 £468
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -19.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.79%
GAMP
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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2186 2294 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.07% 10.27% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1524 1509 1624
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £630 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 40
Median hourly rate £18.06 £22.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.83% -3.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £13.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GAMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GAMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GAMP Daily Rate Trend in London

GAMP
Top 5 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GAMP 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 London region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (75.00%) GxP

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Validation Specialist
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (75.00%) GxP