The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank 96 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing GxP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.17% 0.070% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.48% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £550 £315
% change year-on-year
-43.63% +74.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.75 £113.50
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -67.62%
GxP
South East

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 Surrey region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
135 169 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.20% 11.83% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 64 58
Average daily rate £463 £413 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £255 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £585 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 6
Average hourly rate £52.50 £27.50 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% +2.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.25 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £48.75 £65.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

GxP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

GxP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing GxP 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 GxP.

1 11 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) Axway
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) GAMP
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Time Management
5 3 (27.27%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) Records Management
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) COBIT
6 2 (18.18%) Life Science
6 2 (18.18%) Information Management
6 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
6 2 (18.18%) Process Management
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) GCP

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing GxP 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 GxP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 11 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Risk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Life Science
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Process Management
5 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 2 (18.18%) Records Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) GAMP
1 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (18.18%) COBIT
2 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (18.18%) GCP
2 2 (18.18%) GMP
3 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Axway
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) SAP