The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank 401 - 382
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GAMP 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% - 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% - 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£500 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1732 1985 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.75% 8.52% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1195 1418 1220
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.60 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £126.75 £62.10 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.03 £20.56 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.11% +37.08%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAMP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GAMP 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 GAMP.

1 8 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) GMP
3 3 (37.50%) GxP
3 3 (37.50%) COBIT
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) Life Science
3 3 (37.50%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Biotechnology
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) PMP
5 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
5 1 (12.50%) LIMS
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
5 1 (12.50%) QMS
5 1 (12.50%) Load Testing

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GAMP 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 GAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 8 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Validation Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Validation Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Life Science
2 2 (25.00%) Biotechnology
3 1 (12.50%) LIMS
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) QMS
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) GMP
2 3 (37.50%) GxP
2 3 (37.50%) COBIT
2 3 (37.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards