The table below looks at the statistics for 21 CFR Part 11 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 21 CFR Part 11 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
21 CFR Part 11
Rank 636 648 616
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Contract jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 17 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.017% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.18% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 5
Median daily rate £550 £466 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% +17.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £396 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £466 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.08% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £51.10 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £46.70 -
% change year-on-year
-14.34% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5043 5530 5407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.32% 9.47% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3250 3475 3320
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £403 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 219 215
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.12 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.11% +23.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.61 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.06 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.33% +28.51%

21 CFR Part 11
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

21 CFR Part 11 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 within the UK.

21 CFR Part 11 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

21 CFR Part 11 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 within the UK.

21 CFR Part 11 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

21 CFR Part 11
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 13 £550 +18.08% 3
South East +20 11 £550 +18.08% 1
Hampshire - 7 £550 - 1
Southampton - 7 £550 - 1
Scotland +18 4 £280 -
Highlands +5 4 £280 -
Inverness +4 4 £280 -
Berkshire 0 4 - -
Slough - 3 - -
Bedford - 2 £475 -
East of England - 2 £475 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £475 -

21 CFR Part 11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for 21 CFR Part 11.

1 21 (72.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 19 (65.52%) Validation
3 14 (48.28%) SDLC
4 12 (41.38%) Change Control
5 10 (34.48%) GxP
6 9 (31.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (27.59%) Document Management
7 8 (27.59%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) Life Science
7 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
8 7 (24.14%) Data Management
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 7 (24.14%) ERP
9 6 (20.69%) Change Management
9 6 (20.69%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
9 6 (20.69%) SAP
10 5 (17.24%) QA
10 5 (17.24%) System Testing
11 4 (13.79%) ISO13485
11 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Test Management
11 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
11 4 (13.79%) CISA
11 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
11 4 (13.79%) Information Management
11 4 (13.79%) ITIL
11 4 (13.79%) C#
11 4 (13.79%) SQL
11 4 (13.79%) .NET

21 CFR Part 11
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
1 2 (6.90%) GIS
General
1 21 (72.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Validation Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Validation Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Software Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Life Science
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) LIMS
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Validation
2 14 (48.28%) SDLC
3 12 (41.38%) Change Control
4 8 (27.59%) Document Management
4 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
5 7 (24.14%) Data Management
5 7 (24.14%) ERP
6 6 (20.69%) Change Management
6 6 (20.69%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) System Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Information Management
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
8 4 (13.79%) Test Management
8 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.34%) CRM
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) CISA
2 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
2 4 (13.79%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) GxP
2 9 (31.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (17.24%) QA
4 4 (13.79%) ISO13485
5 2 (6.90%) GMP
6 1 (3.45%) GAMP
6 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) SAP