The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 3 months to 28 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 Clinical Practice (GCP)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 430 429
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Contract jobs citing GCP 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.034% 0.018% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £575 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.11% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £320 £450
% change year-on-year +40.62% -28.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

GCP 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 2457 2386 2607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.83% 10.99% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1730 1695 1894
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 £317 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £627 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 29
Median hourly rate £41.25 £20.87 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.69% -13.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.35 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £42.65 £104.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £21.78
% change year-on-year -10.71% +28.58%  

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing GCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in London

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GCP in London

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GCP in London

GCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GCP in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 9 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Google
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) Mesos
6 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
6 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (22.22%) boto
6 2 (22.22%) HipChat
6 2 (22.22%) Rancher
6 2 (22.22%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

GCP
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (22.22%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (11.11%) GitHub
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) PaaS
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) GoCD
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) RSpec
2 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) boto
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Native
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (22.22%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
4 2 (22.22%) Mesos
4 2 (22.22%) Rancher
5 1 (11.11%) Packer
5 1 (11.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
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