The table below looks at the statistics for GMP 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 GMP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 391 391 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing GMP 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.009% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.41% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£403 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +136.11%
GMP
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
1727 1791 1448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.18% 8.31% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 1229 993
Average daily rate £439 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.20 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £82.30 £90.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GMP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GMP Daily Rate Trend in London

GMP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

GMP Hourly Rate Trend in London

GMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GMP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hillingdon - - - -
GMP
England

GMP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (62.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (50.00%) GxP
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) QMS
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (25.00%) GAMP
7 1 (12.50%) GCP
7 1 (12.50%) Process Management
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
7 1 (12.50%) Information Security
7 1 (12.50%) COBIT
7 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
7 1 (12.50%) FMCG
7 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) SaaS
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

GMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GMP 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 GMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Validation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Validation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (50.00%) QMS
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (50.00%) GxP
2 4 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) GAMP
4 1 (12.50%) GCP
4 1 (12.50%) COBIT