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 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.

Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 396 - 413
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GAMP 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% - 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.085% - 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £600 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £425 £550
% change year-on-year -28.82% -22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 2359 2410 2402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.18% 10.88% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1677 1696 1684
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £278 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.12 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.30% +1.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.04 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £136.75
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) GxP
2 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Validation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Documentation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Risk Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Validation Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) GxP
2 3 (60.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
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