The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 68 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 17 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.31% - 0.10%
As % of the General category 2.71% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£281 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £390
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £36.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-43.44% +46.46%
General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
627 356 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 48.31% 35.14% 39.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 162 182
Average daily rate £364 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 11 £160 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £350 - 2
Buckingham - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) CRM
2 11 (44.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) QlikView
3 10 (40.00%) iPad
3 10 (40.00%) Cognos
3 10 (40.00%) Publishing
4 9 (36.00%) Data Management
5 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
6 7 (28.00%) SAP
7 5 (20.00%) Big Data
8 4 (16.00%) Analytics
8 4 (16.00%) QA
8 4 (16.00%) ERP
9 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle
9 3 (12.00%) Master Data Management
9 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (12.00%) Social Media
10 2 (8.00%) Web Development
10 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) SMS
10 2 (8.00%) Informatica
10 2 (8.00%) PowerCenter
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
10 2 (8.00%) SLA
10 2 (8.00%) Documentum
10 2 (8.00%) Content Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) Documentum
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SMS
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) QlikView
2 5 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 10 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Project Manager
3 7 (28.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Application Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Application Development Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) iPad
2 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (12.00%) Social Media
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) mHealth
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) CRM
1 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Data Management
3 4 (16.00%) ERP
3 4 (16.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Content Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (40.00%) Cognos
3 7 (28.00%) SAP
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Informatica
6 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Adobe
6 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
6 1 (4.00%) Google