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 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)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 - 428
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GAMP 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.014% - 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £415 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
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 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 2468 2391 2610
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.86% 10.98% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1737 1699 1896
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £626 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 29
Median hourly rate £41.25 £22.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.30 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £42.70 £104.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £21.78
% change year-on-year -10.71% +28.58%  

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAMP in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for GAMP.

1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (60.00%) GMP
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) GxP
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 13485
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (20.00%) QMS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG

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
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Software Validation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Validation Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Systems Validation 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
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) QMS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (60.00%) GMP
2 2 (40.00%) GxP
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 13485
3 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP