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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCP over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GCP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £450 £368
% change year-on-year
-41.11% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
305 338 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.72% 10.10% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 226 291
Median daily rate £391 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 29
Median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.89 £13.00 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £67.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

GCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing GCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for 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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

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