The table below looks at the statistics for GCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCP over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 429 421 425
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing GCP 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.026% 0.004%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.29% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £340 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-28.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00
GCP
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
2000 2088 2173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.22% 9.09% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1404 1499 1521
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 21
Median hourly rate £19.23 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £14.40 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £107.00 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +4.88%

GCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GCP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GCP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GCP Daily Rate Trend in London

GCP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GCP across the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

GCP Daily Rate Histogram in London

GCP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

GCP Hourly Rate Trend in London

GCP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Uxbridge +5 2 £340 -20.00%
City of London - 2 - - 1
GCP
England

GCP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) CDISC
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Macro
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio

GCP
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Author
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Macro
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) CDISC
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe