The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 4 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 20 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 24.39% 12.50% -
As % of the General category 62.50% 34.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £688 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £39.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-51.89% +58.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Brentford region.

General Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 39.02% 35.94% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 8
Average daily rate £485 £438 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.85% +6.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £328 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £678 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Brentford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Brentford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 35 (67.31%) SAP
2 20 (38.46%) Manufacturing
3 13 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 10 (19.23%) SAP Certification
4 10 (19.23%) Change Management
4 10 (19.23%) Procure-to-pay
5 9 (17.31%) Lean Six Sigma
5 9 (17.31%) ERP
6 7 (13.46%) ITIL
6 7 (13.46%) SAP BW
6 7 (13.46%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) Data Migration
6 7 (13.46%) Migration
6 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.54%) Windows
8 5 (9.62%) C#
8 5 (9.62%) HTML
8 5 (9.62%) SQL
8 5 (9.62%) .NET
8 5 (9.62%) PMP
8 5 (9.62%) PMI Certification
8 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.69%) InfoPath
9 4 (7.69%) SAP SRM
9 4 (7.69%) Open Text
9 4 (7.69%) Oracle
9 4 (7.69%) IIS
9 4 (7.69%) MS Project
9 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) IIS
1 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) InfoPath
1 4 (7.69%) MS Project
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP SRM
2 3 (5.77%) Workday HCM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.92%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.92%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.92%) SAP QM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.92%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.92%) NUnit
2 1 (1.92%) LSMW
General
1 20 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) SAP Consultant
1 16 (30.77%) Consultant
2 6 (11.54%) SAP P2P Consultant
2 6 (11.54%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 6 (11.54%) Functional Consultant
2 6 (11.54%) SAP Manager
2 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
2 6 (11.54%) Analyst
3 4 (7.69%) SAP Project Manager
3 4 (7.69%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 4 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Senior Functional Consultant
5 2 (3.85%) Data Consultant
5 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Junior
5 2 (3.85%) Developer
5 2 (3.85%) SAP Data Consultant
6 1 (1.92%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) Junior SAP Consultant
6 1 (1.92%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) HTML
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (1.92%) EDI
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.92%) WinForms
4 1 (1.92%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (1.92%) WCF
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) FMCG
3 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 10 (19.23%) Change Management
2 10 (19.23%) Procure-to-pay
3 9 (17.31%) Lean Six Sigma
3 9 (17.31%) ERP
4 7 (13.46%) ITIL
4 7 (13.46%) Project Management
4 7 (13.46%) Data Migration
4 7 (13.46%) Migration
4 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.69%) Coaching
6 4 (7.69%) Analytics
7 3 (5.77%) Content Management
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.85%) QMS
8 2 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) C#
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) VBScript
5 1 (1.92%) VB
5 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) SAP Certification
2 5 (9.62%) PMP
2 5 (9.62%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.92%) RosettaNet
2 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (67.31%) SAP
2 4 (7.69%) Open Text
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.92%) Sybase
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Symantec
5 1 (1.92%) Remedy
5 1 (1.92%) Altiris