The first table below looks at the demand for GMP 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 GMP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the South East region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Rank 238 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GMP 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 - £22.50
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
749 606 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.14% 7.12% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 281 338
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 60
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £12.86 £10.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -7.89%
GMP
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GMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

GMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

GMP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

GMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

GMP
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 GMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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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
Surrey - 2 - - 1
GMP
England

GMP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 6 (54.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) HND
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) GAMP
3 2 (18.18%) GCP
3 2 (18.18%) GxP
3 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (18.18%) QMS
3 2 (18.18%) FMCG
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Data Privacy
4 1 (9.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management

GMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing GMP 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 GMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (54.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Validation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ERP
1 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Information Security
1 2 (18.18%) Logistics
1 2 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (18.18%) QMS
1 2 (18.18%) Change Control
1 2 (18.18%) Data Privacy
2 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) HND
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) GAMP
2 2 (18.18%) GCP
2 2 (18.18%) GxP
3 1 (9.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP