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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank - 134 -
Contract jobs citing GxP 0 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.46% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 - £62.50
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
315 382 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.97% 10.39% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 216 136
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £634
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 23 25
Median hourly rate £80.00 £15.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+416.12% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £12.60 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.59 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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