The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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)
UK / England
Rank 559 611 552
Rank change year-on-year +52 -59  
Contract jobs citing GAMP 7 4 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.008% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.074% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 41
Median daily rate £305 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.23% -22.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £425 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £425 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £425 £550
% change year-on-year -28.82% -22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.88% -  
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 England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 4841 5392 5849
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.68% 10.99% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3199 3489 3584
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £599 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 183 168
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.33% +40.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.05 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £61.00 £50.95
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

GAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAMP in England

GAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAMP in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAMP in England

GAMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAMP in England

GAMP
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 GAMP within the 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
South East +15 4 £300 -
London - 2 £600 - 1
East of England -4 1 £305 -
GAMP
UK

GAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 England region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 21 (87.50%) GxP
2 18 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (58.33%) SAP
4 13 (54.17%) ERP
5 12 (50.00%) GMP
5 12 (50.00%) Validation
6 10 (41.67%) Coaching
6 10 (41.67%) GCP
7 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
8 8 (33.33%) Capita
8 8 (33.33%) Information Security
9 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 4 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (12.50%) DNA
11 3 (12.50%) ITIL
11 3 (12.50%) Service Management
11 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 3 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
11 3 (12.50%) SaaS
11 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
12 2 (8.33%) Business Transformation
13 1 (4.17%) Allen-Bradley
13 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
13 1 (4.17%) Rockwell
13 1 (4.17%) SDLC
13 1 (4.17%) Firewall
13 1 (4.17%) VMware
13 1 (4.17%) Wonderware

GAMP
Top Related 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 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
General
1 18 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Consultant
2 11 (45.83%) Compliance Consultant
3 10 (41.67%) IT Consultant
3 10 (41.67%) IT Risk Consultant
3 10 (41.67%) Risk Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Compliance Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Risk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Service Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Validation Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Life Science
3 1 (4.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ERP
2 12 (50.00%) Validation
3 10 (41.67%) Coaching
4 8 (33.33%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) DNA
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (87.50%) GxP
2 12 (50.00%) GMP
3 10 (41.67%) GCP
4 4 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) SAP
2 8 (33.33%) Capita
3 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.17%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Rockwell
4 1 (4.17%) Siemens
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Wonderware
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