The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK / Scotland
Rank - 132 123
Contract jobs citing GAMP 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.077% 0.076%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.73% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £550
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.25 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -28.21%

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
161 274 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.68% 10.51% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 133 141
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +106.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.17 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-44.83% +68.00%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

GAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GAMP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

GAMP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

GAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GAMP across the Scotland region.

GAMP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland