The table below looks at the statistics for GMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GMP 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
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GMP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 -
% change year-on-year
+4.04% -
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
UK

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
327 275 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.14% 9.40% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 155 136
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £239 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Median hourly rate £14.25 £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.16% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £38.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GMP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

GMP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

GMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

GMP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland