Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for 21 CFR Part 11 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 21 CFR Part 11 over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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.

21 CFR Part 11
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 816 827 824
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 -16
Contract jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 22 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.018% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 5
England median daily rate £410 £538 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.77% +26.47% -10.76%
10th Percentile £313 £413 £363
90th Percentile £630 £588 £517
UK median daily rate £410 £488 £425
% change year-on-year -15.95% +14.71% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

21 CFR Part 11 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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 11,947 10,369 11,699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.94% 11.49% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,892 6,826 7,433
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £240
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.29% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 368 431
England median hourly rate £20.60 £23.09 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.77% -4.72% +21.15%
10th Percentile £11.05 £10.79 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £23.34 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.03% -6.64% +25.00%

21 CFR Part 11
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing 21 CFR Part 11 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for 21 CFR Part 11 in England

21 CFR Part 11
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for 21 CFR Part 11 in England

21 CFR Part 11
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 21 CFR Part 11 in England

21 CFR Part 11
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 21 CFR Part 11 in England

21 CFR Part 11
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 within the England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -22 15 £411 -15.67% 1
North of England +38 2 £350 -17.65%
North West +15 2 £350 -17.65%
South West - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
Midlands - 2 - - 2
East of England - 1 £250 - 1
21 CFR Part 11
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 21 CFR Part 11 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 England region with a requirement for 21 CFR Part 11.

1 20 (90.91%) Validation
2 14 (63.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (45.45%) GMP
3 10 (45.45%) QMS
4 9 (40.91%) Quality Management
5 7 (31.82%) Project Management
5 7 (31.82%) GxP
5 7 (31.82%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) QA
6 6 (27.27%) GAMP
7 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
8 4 (18.18%) Document Management
8 4 (18.18%) SCADA
8 4 (18.18%) Migration
8 4 (18.18%) ISA Server
8 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 4 (18.18%) Firewall
8 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) System Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Change Control
8 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
9 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
9 3 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (13.64%) ISO 13485
9 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
9 3 (13.64%) Remediation Plan
9 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
9 3 (13.64%) Use Case

21 CFR Part 11
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.09%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 14 (63.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
1 9 (40.91%) Validation Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Systems Validation Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Documentation Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Informatica Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) ETL Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Validation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Test and Validation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Ajax
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) XSL
1 2 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) SCADA
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Validation
2 10 (45.45%) QMS
3 9 (40.91%) Quality Management
4 7 (31.82%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Change Control
5 4 (18.18%) Document Management
5 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) System Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
6 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
6 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
6 3 (13.64%) Remediation Plan
6 3 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (13.64%) Use Case
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C#
1 2 (9.09%) C++
1 2 (9.09%) Java
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) GMP
2 7 (31.82%) GxP
3 6 (27.27%) GAMP
3 6 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (13.64%) ISO 13485
5 2 (9.09%) CDISC
5 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
5 2 (9.09%) HL7
5 2 (9.09%) IEC 62304
6 1 (4.55%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 4 (18.18%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Informatica
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards