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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
21 CFR Part 11
Rank 639 652 622
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Contract jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 9 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.014% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £513 £375 £568
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £517 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £375 £550
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £46.70 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.34% -
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
5144 5620 5357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.63% 9.67% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3314 3436 3341
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 237 238
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.06 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +47.50%

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 28 September 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 13 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 28 September 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 +18 5 £550 +46.66% 1
Scotland +12 4 £280 -
Inverness +3 4 £280 -
Highlands +3 4 £280 -
South East +14 3 £550 +46.66% 1
Hampshire - 3 £550 - 1
Southampton - 3 £550 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £425 -
Bedford - 1 £475 -
Chester - 1 £425 -
North West - 1 £425 -
East of England - 1 £475 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £475 -

21 CFR Part 11
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 20 (71.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 18 (64.29%) Validation
3 15 (53.57%) SDLC
4 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 10 (35.71%) Change Control
4 10 (35.71%) GxP
5 9 (32.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (28.57%) Data Management
6 8 (28.57%) Life Science
7 7 (25.00%) Document Management
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) Change Management
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) ERP
8 6 (21.43%) SAP
8 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
9 5 (17.86%) ITIL
10 4 (14.29%) CISA
10 4 (14.29%) LIMS
10 4 (14.29%) C#
10 4 (14.29%) SQL
10 4 (14.29%) .NET
10 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (14.29%) PMP
10 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
10 4 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
10 4 (14.29%) Information Management
10 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (14.29%) QA

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:

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
1 2 (7.14%) GIS
General
1 20 (71.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Validation Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Validation Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Software Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Business Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Life Science
2 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.29%) LIMS
4 3 (10.71%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Validation
2 15 (53.57%) SDLC
3 10 (35.71%) Change Control
3 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 8 (28.57%) Data Management
5 7 (25.00%) Change Management
5 7 (25.00%) Document Management
5 7 (25.00%) ERP
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Information Management
7 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (14.29%) System Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Test Management
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C#
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) CISA
2 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) GxP
2 9 (32.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (14.29%) ISO13485
3 4 (14.29%) QA
4 2 (7.14%) GMP
5 1 (3.57%) GAMP
5 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) SAP