The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 104 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing GMP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.18% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.20% 1.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -33.96%
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
167 155 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.97% 9.56% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 85 42
Median daily rate £400 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £240 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £518 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.45% +24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +9.31%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing GMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

GMP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GMP.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

GMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) HR Manager
2 2 (40.00%) ICT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) ICT Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Public Sector Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Assistant
3 1 (20.00%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Transition Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Transition Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model