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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 4 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 17 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 22.08% 11.11% 8.00%
As % of the General category 51.52% 24.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
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£415 £539 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £29.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-18.64% +18.00%
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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
33 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 42.86% 46.03% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 2
Average daily rate £415 £450 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £330 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £590 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 December 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 December 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 22 (59.46%) SAP
2 13 (35.14%) Manufacturing
3 8 (21.62%) SAP Certification
4 7 (18.92%) Six Sigma
4 7 (18.92%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (16.22%) Change Management
5 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
6 5 (13.51%) ERP
6 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (13.51%) Procure-to-pay
6 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (10.81%) Analytics
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.11%) Open Text
8 3 (8.11%) Finance
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) MS Project
8 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
8 3 (8.11%) .NET
8 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.11%) Degree
8 3 (8.11%) MS Project Server
8 3 (8.11%) SAP SRM
9 2 (5.41%) Change Control
9 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (8.11%) MS Project Server
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Project
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP SRM
2 2 (5.41%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.41%) SAP PP
2 2 (5.41%) SAP QM
3 1 (2.70%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.70%) SAP APO
3 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.70%) Workday HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) QlikView
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 13 (35.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Consultant
2 17 (45.95%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) SAP P2P Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Functional Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Validation Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Compliance Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.70%) SAP QM Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.70%) WinForms
3 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) WCF
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) CESG
2 1 (2.70%) FMCG
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Six Sigma
1 7 (18.92%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (16.22%) Change Management
3 5 (13.51%) ERP
3 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (13.51%) Procure-to-pay
4 4 (10.81%) Analytics
4 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) Change Control
6 2 (5.41%) Line Management
6 2 (5.41%) QMS
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
6 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.70%) C
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) SAP Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
1 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.70%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) SAP
2 3 (8.11%) Open Text
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Teradata
4 1 (2.70%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) DevExpress