The table below looks at the statistics for GxP 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 GxP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank - 147 -
Contract jobs citing GxP 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.082% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £455 £420
% change year-on-year
-19.78% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 - -
GxP
England

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
299 345 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.93% 9.48% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 195 148
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £639
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 22
Median hourly rate £44.25 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.48% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.55 £12.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.58 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +4.88%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GxP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

GxP Daily Rate Trend in the North West