The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank - 88 -
Contract jobs citing GMP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.071% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £550 £275
% change year-on-year
-22.27% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.45 - -
GMP
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
159 132 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.73% 9.31% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 75 46
Average daily rate £350 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £220 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.25 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.17% +6.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+81.72% +36.76%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

GMP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

GMP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester