The table below looks at the statistics for GCP 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 GCP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank - 412 424
Contract jobs citing GCP 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.040% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.45% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 - £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
1998 1981 2251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.68% 8.84% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1414 1370 1584
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 37
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £115.75 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

GCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) MVNO
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service

GCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GCP 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 GCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) MVNO
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson