The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GxP
South East / Surrey
Rank 86 100 93
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7  
Contract jobs citing GxP 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 0.078% 0.070%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.08% 0.63% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £400 £525
% change year-on-year +10.93% -23.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Surrey with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 144 160 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 12.32% 12.45% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 85 89
Median daily rate £430 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £202 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £50.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.00% +222.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

GxP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

GxP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GxP in Surrey

GxP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GxP in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GxP in Surrey

GxP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GxP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Woking - 2 £444 -
GxP
South East

GxP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for GxP.

1 17 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (70.59%) SAP
2 12 (70.59%) ERP
2 12 (70.59%) GAMP
3 11 (64.71%) Manufacturing
4 10 (58.82%) GMP
5 9 (52.94%) GCP
5 9 (52.94%) Information Security
5 9 (52.94%) Capita
5 9 (52.94%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
6 3 (17.65%) Life Science
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.76%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (11.76%) QMS
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Biotechnology
7 2 (11.76%) Validation
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
8 1 (5.88%) Minitab
8 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint

GxP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
General
1 17 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (64.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Compliance Consultant
1 9 (52.94%) Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) IT Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) IT Risk Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Compliance Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) IT Risk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) QA Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
1 3 (17.65%) Life Science
2 2 (11.76%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ERP
2 9 (52.94%) Coaching
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (11.76%) QMS
4 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) GAMP
2 10 (58.82%) GMP
3 9 (52.94%) GCP
4 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) SAP
2 9 (52.94%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) Minitab