The first table below looks at the demand for GxP 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 GxP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GxP
Rank 396 376 421
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +45
Contract jobs citing GxP 16 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.009% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.78% 0.11% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £378 £561 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.64% +60.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - £50.25
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2057 1757 2308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.49% 8.13% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1438 1192 1492
Average daily rate £450 £468 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.74% -1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 67
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.32 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.85% +24.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.49 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £135.00 £31.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -5.63%
GxP
England

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GxP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GxP Daily Rate Trend in London

GxP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GxP across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

GxP Daily Rate Histogram in London

GxP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

GxP Hourly Rate Trend in London

GxP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GxP across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

GxP Hourly Rate Histogram in London

GxP
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 GxP within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 1 - -
GxP
England

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GxP 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 GxP.

1 18 (81.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (45.45%) Validation
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 5 (22.73%) Service Management
6 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma
6 5 (22.73%) SAP
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
6 5 (22.73%) Change Control
7 4 (18.18%) GMP
8 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Change Management
8 3 (13.64%) DataStage
8 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) QMS
8 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
8 3 (13.64%) Axway
9 2 (9.09%) Life Science
9 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (9.09%) Use Case
9 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
9 2 (9.09%) QA
9 2 (9.09%) Problem Management

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GxP 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 GxP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) DataStage
2 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (81.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Service Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Quality Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Author
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Author
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Life Science
2 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Validation
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma
2 5 (22.73%) Service Management
2 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
2 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) QMS
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Use Case
4 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (18.18%) GMP
3 2 (9.09%) QA
3 2 (9.09%) GAMP
4 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Axway
3 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) Agilent
4 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
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