The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
South West / Bristol
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.25% -
As % of the General category - 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £319 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -19.23%

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

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
287 272 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.66% 34.56% 34.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 208 232
Median daily rate £355 £363 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £489 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 4
Median hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.77 £37.50 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.75 £64.00 £45.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol