The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
England / North West
Rank - 155 148
Contract jobs citing GAMP 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.079% 0.030%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.98% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £425 £550
% change year-on-year
-28.23% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
210 306 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.94% 8.01% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 171 172
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £85.59 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £43.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-53.75% +82.10%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing GAMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GAMP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

GAMP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

GAMP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAMP 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 North West region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (100.00%) GMP
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (100.00%) GMP