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 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GxP
England / London
Rank 376 428 403
Rank change year-on-year +52 -25  
Contract jobs citing GxP 22 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.014% 0.056%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.93% 0.12% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 6
Median daily rate £450 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +9.37% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £53.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +381.81%  

GxP 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%  

GxP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GxP in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GxP in London

GxP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (91.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (37.14%) Validation
4 12 (34.29%) Project Management
5 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 7 (20.00%) ERP
7 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.14%) Migration
7 6 (17.14%) FMCG
7 6 (17.14%) Machine Learning
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (14.29%) Pharmacovigilance
8 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 5 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 5 (14.29%) SAP
8 5 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (14.29%) GMP
8 5 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (11.43%) GAMP
9 4 (11.43%) Finance
9 4 (11.43%) Quality Management
9 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.43%) SaaS
9 4 (11.43%) IT Audit
10 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.57%) Data Security
10 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
10 3 (8.57%) GCP
10 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
10 3 (8.57%) GLP

GxP
Top Related 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 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) TrackWise
2 1 (2.86%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
General
1 32 (91.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Business Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Consultant
5 7 (20.00%) Architect
5 7 (20.00%) IT Manager
5 7 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (14.29%) Business Manager
6 5 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
6 5 (14.29%) Project Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Technical Architect
7 4 (11.43%) Business IT Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Compliance Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) IT Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) IT Business Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (8.57%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
8 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) FMCG
2 5 (14.29%) Pharmacovigilance
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Learning Management System
4 2 (5.71%) Life Science
5 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.86%) SCORM
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (37.14%) Validation
3 12 (34.29%) Project Management
4 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 7 (20.00%) ERP
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) Machine Learning
6 6 (17.14%) Migration
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 5 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (11.43%) IT Audit
8 4 (11.43%) Quality Management
8 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.57%) Data Security
10 2 (5.71%) Change Management
10 2 (5.71%) CRM
10 2 (5.71%) Data Management
10 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 5 (14.29%) GMP
1 5 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (11.43%) GAMP
3 3 (8.57%) GCP
3 3 (8.57%) GLP
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) JD Edwards
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