The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 71 72 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.65% 0.60% 0.082%
As % of the General category 1.71% 1.27% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £225 £310 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.41% +93.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £525
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £24.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+25.51% -42.35%

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

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
351 473 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 37.90% 47.35% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 183 260
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 3
Median hourly rate £23.75 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.64% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £10.24 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.80 £37.50 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
High Wycombe +1 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £305 -
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Data Entry
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Information Management
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) F#
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Healthcare Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Report Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Entry
2 2 (20.00%) Information Management
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) F#
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore