The table below looks at the statistics for GCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCP over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GCP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 - £50.00
GCP
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
303 294 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.34% 9.50% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 179 232
Average daily rate £400 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 13 32
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £22.60 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £42.50 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +52.63%

GCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GCP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

GCP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

GCP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
GCP
England

GCP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

GCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing GCP 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 GCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Research Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared