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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
Rank 639 603 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Contract jobs citing GAMP 2 35 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.065% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.041% 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 24 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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
4908 5081 4917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.14% 9.37% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3116 3213 3009
Median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 165 236
Median hourly rate £23.56 £21.55 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.10 £54.29 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

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
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 6 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 25 May 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
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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 -48 2 - - 4
South East -27 1 - - 4
East of England - 1 - -
Haverhill - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

GAMP
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) GMP
2 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) GxP
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) MTS
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) QMS
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MTS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
General
1 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Validation Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Systems Validation Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Audit Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SOX Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SOX Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SOX Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) QMS
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (50.00%) GMP
2 3 (50.00%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) GxP
3 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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