The table below looks at the statistics for GCP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCP 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 Clinical Practice (GCP)
Rank 633 627 622
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing GCP 8 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.020% 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.22% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £33.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - £50.00

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%

GCP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GCP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GCP
Daily Rate Trend

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

GCP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GCP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GCP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GCP
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 GCP 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 -18 8 £400 -5.88% 3
London -8 2 - - 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £425 -
City of London - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +12 1 - -
High Wycombe +6 1 - -
South East -9 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £375 -
Salisbury - 1 £375 -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -

GCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) CDISC
3 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Macro
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) FMCG
3 2 (20.00%) Xcelsius
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Tableau
3 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing

GCP
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 2 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (10.00%) ISUP
1 1 (10.00%) MGW
1 1 (10.00%) MVNO
1 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (10.00%) RANAP
1 1 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Xcelsius
General
1 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Compliance Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Clinical Research Associate
3 1 (10.00%) HR Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Research Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) FMCG
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Biology
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (20.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) APMP
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) CRISC
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) CDISC
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (20.00%) GLP
1 2 (20.00%) GMP
1 2 (20.00%) GxP
1 2 (20.00%) QA
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Google
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
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