The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank 255 231 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing GAMP 2 28 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.30% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 3.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 26 0
Average daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £550 £476
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 -
% change year-on-year
-20.79% -
GAMP
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
861 890 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.06% 9.40% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 433 333
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £209 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 45 27
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £12.48 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £55.00 £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GAMP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GAMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

GAMP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GAMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

GAMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

GAMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesex - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
GAMP
England

GAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing GAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAMP.

1 10 (90.91%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (54.55%) GxP
3 5 (45.45%) Quality Management
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) SAP
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (18.18%) GCP
6 2 (18.18%) GMP
6 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Process Management
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Information Management
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Records Management
6 2 (18.18%) QA
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing GAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQLPlus
General
1 10 (90.91%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Quality Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Compliance Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Risk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Audit Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Quality Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Process Management
3 2 (18.18%) Records Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) GxP
2 2 (18.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (18.18%) GCP
2 2 (18.18%) GMP
2 2 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) HP