The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GxP
England / London
Rank 385 396 385
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing GxP 11 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.044% 0.048%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.56% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Median daily rate £433 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £370 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £310 £575
% change year-on-year
+44.75% -46.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.75 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- -8.16%

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
1949 2126 1991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.07% 10.36% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1406 1375
Median daily rate £500 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 25 33
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.23 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £47.20 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £41.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.09% +70.40%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing GxP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
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 GxP within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Brentford - 1 - - 1
GxP
England

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GxP 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 GxP.

1 22 (75.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (41.38%) Project Management
3 11 (37.93%) Validation
4 8 (27.59%) GMP
4 8 (27.59%) FMCG
5 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
5 7 (24.14%) Migration
5 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
6 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (17.24%) ERP
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
8 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.79%) Workflow
8 4 (13.79%) QA
8 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) SAP
8 4 (13.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (13.79%) Data Extraction
8 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.79%) Use Case
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.79%) Workflow Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) IT Audit
9 3 (10.34%) SaaS
9 3 (10.34%) GAMP
9 3 (10.34%) GCP
9 3 (10.34%) GLP

GxP
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:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (75.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Project Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) QA Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Compliance Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Validation Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Project Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) UAT Lead
8 1 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) FMCG
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Data Extraction
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Project Management
2 11 (37.93%) Validation
3 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
3 7 (24.14%) Migration
3 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) ERP
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.79%) Use Case
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) IT Audit
7 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
8 2 (6.90%) Change Management
8 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) GMP
2 5 (17.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (13.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (13.79%) QA
4 3 (10.34%) GAMP
4 3 (10.34%) GCP
4 3 (10.34%) GLP
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) JD Edwards
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £370 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago