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 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.

GxP
South East > Surrey
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 - 85
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GxP 8 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.66% - 0.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.63% - 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Surrey median daily rate £455 - £535
10th Percentile £386 - £449
90th Percentile £499 - £626
South East median daily rate £500 £330 £475
% change year-on-year +51.51% -30.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £57.50 -

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 142 149 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.67% 11.80% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 105 92
Surrey median daily rate £425 £450 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -4.50%  
10th Percentile £313 £286 £270
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £390
% change year-on-year +3.65% +5.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 4
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +138.80%  
10th Percentile £15.45 £18.83 £12.58
90th Percentile £18.75 £46.13 £48.46
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £21.34 £18.50
% change year-on-year -25.03% +15.36%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for GxP in Surrey

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GxP in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GxP in Surrey

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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 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
Woking - 6 £468 -
GxP
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 11 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (81.82%) Life Science
2 9 (81.82%) QA
3 8 (72.73%) Validation
3 8 (72.73%) AIX
3 8 (72.73%) IRCA
3 8 (72.73%) Remedy
4 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) GMP
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) Minitab
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Degree

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Co-occurring 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 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
General
1 11 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Security Specialist
2 5 (45.45%) IT Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) QA Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Validation
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) IRCA
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) GMP
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) Minitab