The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GMP over the 3 months to 29 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 Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
England / South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 - 262
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GMP 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.026% - 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.21% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -35.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £31.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £17.50

GMP 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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 956 1066 1121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 12.38% 11.97% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 796 727
Median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +5.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 70 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.34 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.03% +15.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £12.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £48.75 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £28.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -14.28% +29.93%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for GMP in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GMP in the South East

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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 GMP in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GMP in the South East

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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 GMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
GMP
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GMP 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 GMP.

1 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 3 (42.86%) Logistics
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) GxP
4 2 (28.57%) Process Management
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Minitab
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) HND
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) GAMP
5 1 (14.29%) GCP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) FMCG
5 1 (14.29%) Data Governance

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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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Risk Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Strategy Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (28.57%) GxP
3 1 (14.29%) GAMP
3 1 (14.29%) GCP
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Minitab
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