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 26 June 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.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 621 596
Rank change year-on-year +43 -25  
Contract jobs citing GAMP 11 2 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.004% 0.079%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.036% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 24
Median daily rate £415 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 - £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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 4994 5510 5765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.57% 11.31% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3242 3598 3780
Median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 198 187
Median hourly rate £25.12 £28.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.28% +29.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £50.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.71% +24.44%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 June 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
London - 3 £415 -
South East +30 2 £463 - 1
East of England - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 2 £258 - 1
GAMP
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 13 (72.22%) Validation
2 9 (50.00%) GxP
3 6 (33.33%) GMP
4 5 (27.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 5 (27.78%) Service Management
4 5 (27.78%) Quality Management
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
5 4 (22.22%) ISO 13485
5 4 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 3 (16.67%) DNA
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Life Science
6 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) V-Model
7 2 (11.11%) Allen-Bradley
7 2 (11.11%) WinCC
7 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (11.11%) SaaS
7 2 (11.11%) Wonderware
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) SCADA
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Network Security
7 2 (11.11%) Siemens

GAMP
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) WinCC
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
General
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
1 5 (27.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Service Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Software Validation Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Validation Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Compliance Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) IT Risk Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Validation Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Documentation Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Life Science
2 2 (11.11%) SCADA
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Validation
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Quality Management
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (16.67%) DNA
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) V-Model
6 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) QMS
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) HND
3 1 (5.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) GxP
2 6 (33.33%) GMP
3 5 (27.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (22.22%) ISO 13485
5 1 (5.56%) GCP
5 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
1 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (11.11%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (11.11%) Remedy
2 2 (11.11%) Rockwell
2 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.11%) Siemens
2 2 (11.11%) Wonderware
3 1 (5.56%) BMC
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
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