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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 84 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 1.07% -
As % of the General category 0.42% 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £20.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £20.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -25.00%
Pharmaceutical
South East

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
473 589 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 40.32% 45.00% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 309 131
Average daily rate £389 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.98% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.45 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £20.95 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.11
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%

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
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 7 July 2015. 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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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
Milton Keynes +7 1 £330 -5.71%
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) GxP
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) CAPA
2 3 (42.86%) Pharmacovigilance
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (14.29%) Publishing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) GCP
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) Xcelsius
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Quality Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Process Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CAPA
1 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) GxP
3 1 (14.29%) GCP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (14.29%) Google