Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GAMP over the 6 months to 22 November 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)
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 631 604 611
Rank change year-on-year -27 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing GAMP 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.078% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
London median daily rate £550 £519 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.02% - -
England median daily rate £444 £550 £375
% change year-on-year -19.32% +46.67% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £47.00 - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 - -

GAMP 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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6143 5122 5455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.03% 11.32% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4394 3587 3788
London median daily rate £480 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £258
90th Percentile £675 £646 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 67 65
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.98% +13.16%
10th Percentile £12.26 £12.40 £13.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £58.63 £72.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £21.67
% change year-on-year -12.42% +5.40% +11.10%

GAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing GAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for GAMP in London

GAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAMP in London

GAMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GAMP in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GAMP in London

GAMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAMP within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
West London - 2 £575 -
Central London - 1 £625 -
South London - 1 - -
GAMP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 London region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 6 (75.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (75.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) SCADA
3 3 (37.50%) Matrix Management
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (37.50%) Prototyping
3 3 (37.50%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) ISO 13485
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) GMP
5 1 (12.50%) GxP
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) ABAP
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB

GAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Software Validation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) SCADA
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Matrix Management
3 3 (37.50%) Prototyping
3 3 (37.50%) Remediation Plan
3 3 (37.50%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
5 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) ABAP
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (25.00%) GMP
2 2 (25.00%) ISO 13485
3 1 (12.50%) GDPR
3 1 (12.50%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau