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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 94 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing GMP 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.39% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.70% 4.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
- -40.17%
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
176 143 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.85% 9.36% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 69 35
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £628 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+331.81% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +8.43%

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 30 June 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