Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 24 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.

Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 367 391
Rank change year-on-year +1 +24 -9
Contract jobs citing GCP 9 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.053% 0.072% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.41% 0.61% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
South East median daily rate £333 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.58% +26.32% -17.39%
10th Percentile £315 £600 £463
90th Percentile £453 £600 £488
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - -

GCP 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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2208 1980 2441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.12% 11.90% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1312 1134 1332
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.36% +10.57%
10th Percentile £231 £220 £214
90th Percentile £570 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 103 113
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.19% +26.76%
10th Percentile £12.95 £11.63 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.08 £44.75 £60.93
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27% +12.82%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the South East

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GCP in the South East

GCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GCP in the South East

GCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GCP in the South East

GCP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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 Sussex - 5 £330 -
Surrey -15 2 £333 -44.58%
Thames Valley - 2 £500 -
Berkshire - 1 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South East region with a requirement for GCP.

1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
1 9 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (77.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (77.78%) React
3 7 (77.78%) Public Cloud
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
3 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) DB2
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) RESTful
5 5 (55.56%) REST
5 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
5 5 (55.56%) JPA
5 5 (55.56%) Java EE
5 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 5 (55.56%) Migration
5 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 5 (55.56%) JDBC

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (77.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (55.56%) IBM Domino
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) DB2
1 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
1 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) HTML5
1 7 (77.78%) React
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Java EE
2 5 (55.56%) JDBC
2 5 (55.56%) JPA
2 5 (55.56%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
2 5 (55.56%) Spring Cloud
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Public Cloud
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Case Management
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) New Relic