Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for GxP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GxP over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

GxP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 178 151
Contract jobs citing GxP 0 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.17% 0.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.25% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Berkshire median daily rate - £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%
South East median daily rate £500 £309 £500
% change year-on-year +61.81% -38.20% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £47.50
South East median hourly rate - £41.40 £47.50
% change year-on-year - -12.84% -

GxP is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 353 561 544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.39% 13.27% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 209 249
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £158 £221 £257
90th Percentile £601 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £418 £435 £400
% change year-on-year -4.02% +8.75% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 9
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.17 £32.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.41% -3.68% +112.50%
10th Percentile £16.25 £9.59 £12.20
90th Percentile £82.50 £63.75 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £22.92 £25.00
% change year-on-year +22.19% -8.34% +43.43%

GxP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing GxP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for GxP in Berkshire

GxP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GxP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for GxP in Berkshire

GxP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GxP in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GxP in Berkshire