The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for GAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GAMP over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
England / East of England
Rank 126 122 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing GAMP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.047% 0.041% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £305 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £425 £550
% change year-on-year -28.82% -22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -

GAMP is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 230 281 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.83% 11.42% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 152 169
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 23
Median hourly rate £21.95 £42.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.65% +25.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.13 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £62.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

GAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing GAMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for GAMP in the East of England

GAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GAMP in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for GAMP in the East of England

GAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAMP in the East of England

GAMP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAMP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cambridgeshire - 1 £305 -
GAMP
England

GAMP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) GMP
1 1 (50.00%) GxP
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Wonderware
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Allen-Bradley
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Rockwell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

GAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GMP
1 1 (50.00%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Allen-Bradley
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Rockwell
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Wonderware