Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GxP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GxP over the 6 months to 19 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.

GxP
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 571 568
Rank change year-on-year -35 -3 +28
Contract jobs citing GxP 28 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.080% 0.072%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.47% 0.71% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 15
London median daily rate £370 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.84% -7.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £318 £259 £370
90th Percentile £500 £531 £529
England median daily rate £406 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -9.78% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £43.25 - £55.50
10th Percentile £41.63 - £55.25
90th Percentile £44.88 - £55.75
England median hourly rate £50.00 - £50.00

GxP 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 6015 5063 5546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.01% 11.27% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4299 3549 3862
London median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £260
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 74 64 65
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% -8.77% +13.16%
10th Percentile £12.16 £12.33 £13.50
90th Percentile £49.10 £65.10 £72.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.67 £21.64
% change year-on-year -11.77% +4.75% +10.97%

GxP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for GxP in London

GxP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GxP in London

GxP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GxP in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GxP in London

GxP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GxP in London

GxP
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 GxP within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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 -7 25 £370 +1.37%
Central London -6 1 £475 +26.67%
GxP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GxP 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 GxP.

1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (50.00%) Network Segmentation
3 13 (46.43%) FMCG
3 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (39.29%) Workflow
5 8 (28.57%) Manufacturing
6 7 (25.00%) Workflow Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (25.00%) Use Case
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 7 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
7 6 (21.43%) CCTV
8 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
9 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
10 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (10.71%) SAP
11 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (7.14%) ERP
11 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
11 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
11 2 (7.14%) GDPR
12 1 (3.57%) Facilities Management

GxP
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 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) TrackWise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
General
1 8 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Analyst
2 22 (78.57%) Business Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Security Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Operations Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Operational Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Author
6 1 (3.57%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Quality Manager
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Author
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (46.43%) FMCG
2 6 (21.43%) CCTV
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Life Science
4 1 (3.57%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Network Segmentation
2 11 (39.29%) Workflow
3 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (25.00%) Use Case
3 7 (25.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 4 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (10.71%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) GAMP
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.57%) CyberArk
2 1 (3.57%) LabWare
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle