The table below looks at the statistics for GAMP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK
Rank 589 625 572
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -53
Contract jobs citing GAMP 5 4 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.008% 0.085%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.078% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 35
Median daily rate £453 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £425 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £425 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £425 £550
% change year-on-year
-28.23% -22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4514 5136 4931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.95% 9.88% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2939 3184 2987
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 198 164
Median hourly rate £20.50 £42.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.76% +88.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £61.00 £49.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

GAMP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GAMP
Daily Rate Trend

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

GAMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GAMP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GAMP within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

GAMP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GAMP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GAMP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GAMP
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAMP within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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 +45 5 £453 +6.47% 2
South East +26 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £305 -
Cambridge - 1 £305 -
London - 1 £600 - 2
East of England - 1 £305 -

GAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GAMP 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 GAMP.

1 32 (88.89%) GxP
2 29 (80.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 24 (66.67%) SAP
4 22 (61.11%) ERP
4 22 (61.11%) GMP
5 19 (52.78%) Coaching
5 19 (52.78%) Validation
5 19 (52.78%) GCP
6 15 (41.67%) Manufacturing
7 13 (36.11%) Information Security
8 11 (30.56%) Capita
9 7 (19.44%) Business Transformation
10 6 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
11 4 (11.11%) SaaS
12 2 (5.56%) Service Management
12 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
12 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 2 (5.56%) DNA
12 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (5.56%) ITIL
12 2 (5.56%) MS Office
12 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
12 2 (5.56%) SDLC
12 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
12 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
12 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
12 2 (5.56%) QMS
12 2 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance

GAMP
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 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
General
1 29 (80.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (41.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Consultant
2 20 (55.56%) Compliance Consultant
3 15 (41.67%) Risk Consultant
4 14 (38.89%) IT Consultant
4 14 (38.89%) IT Risk Consultant
5 7 (19.44%) Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Compliance Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) IT Risk Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
8 3 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Validation Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Validation Specialist
9 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Life Science
2 1 (2.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) ERP
2 19 (52.78%) Coaching
2 19 (52.78%) Validation
3 13 (36.11%) Information Security
4 7 (19.44%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.56%) DNA
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) QMS
5 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 2 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (5.56%) SDLC
5 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.78%) CAPA
6 1 (2.78%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (88.89%) GxP
2 22 (61.11%) GMP
3 19 (52.78%) GCP
4 6 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) SAP
2 11 (30.56%) Capita
3 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Rockwell
4 1 (2.78%) Siemens
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Wonderware
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