The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 99 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 17 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 0.78% 1.22%
As % of the General category 2.07% 1.84% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 21
Median daily rate £250 £339 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% -12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £260 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £431 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £38.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +127.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +30.43%
Pharmaceutical
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
822 1087 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.68% 42.18% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 588 462
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 19
Median hourly rate £19.61 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.95% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Berkshire region.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Berkshire region.

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidenhead -3 4 £268 -28.66% 4
Slough +6 3 - -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Reading +11 1 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 £283 - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 10 (35.71%) Validation
1 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (35.71%) SDLC
2 8 (28.57%) QA
2 8 (28.57%) SAP
3 6 (21.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 5 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) ERP
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) GxP
5 4 (14.29%) PMP
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Change Control
6 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Finance
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (10.71%) MS Project
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) LSMW
7 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (7.14%) SAP GRC
1 2 (7.14%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.57%) TrackWise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) LSMW
2 1 (3.57%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Gradle
2 1 (3.57%) Hudson
2 1 (3.57%) JBehave
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) LoadUI
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) Mockito
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
3 3 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Compliance Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Data Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Audit Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Security Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) EclipseLink
1 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) iBATIS
1 1 (3.57%) Java EE
1 1 (3.57%) JMS
1 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (3.57%) LESS
1 1 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (3.57%) RESTful
1 1 (3.57%) Sass
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Conversion
1 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
2 1 (3.57%) Informatics
2 1 (3.57%) Life Science
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) SDLC
1 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (35.71%) Validation
2 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (17.86%) ERP
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Change Control
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Password Management
6 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CISA
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 6 (21.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 5 (17.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (14.29%) GxP
5 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (3.57%) GAMP
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
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