The table below looks at the statistics for GxP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GxP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GxP
Rank - - 121
Contract jobs citing GxP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.039%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £460 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.54% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
GxP
England

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
269 215 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.30% 8.56% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 104 86
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 18
Median hourly rate £32.00 £31.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +79.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.06 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £42.50 £120.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +45.00%

GxP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing GxP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GxP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands