The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
England / London
Rank 397 410 402
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing GMP 8 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.005% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.38% 0.048% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £430 £550
% change year-on-year
+30.81% -21.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.45 -
% change year-on-year
-37.60% -

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
2081 2073 2076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.74% 9.83% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1441 1416 1414
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 21
Median hourly rate £23.34 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.72 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £34.00 £95.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing GMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 13 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (76.92%) Quality Management
2 10 (76.92%) Validation
3 9 (69.23%) FMCG
4 8 (61.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 6 (46.15%) System Testing
5 6 (46.15%) QMS
5 6 (46.15%) GxP
5 6 (46.15%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) Document Management
5 6 (46.15%) Change Control
6 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
7 4 (30.77%) ERP
7 4 (30.77%) Project Management
8 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (23.08%) GCP
8 3 (23.08%) GLP
8 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) IT Audit
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
9 2 (15.38%) QA
9 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 2 (15.38%) Migration

GMP
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:

General
1 13 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Consultant
2 7 (53.85%) Validation Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Compliance Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) QA Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Systems Validation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Integration Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Validation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) UAT Lead
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) FMCG
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Quality Management
1 10 (76.92%) Validation
2 6 (46.15%) Change Control
2 6 (46.15%) Document Management
2 6 (46.15%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) QMS
2 6 (46.15%) System Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) ERP
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) IT Audit
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 6 (46.15%) GxP
3 3 (23.08%) GCP
3 3 (23.08%) GLP
3 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (15.38%) QA
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