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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 74 63 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 9 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.75% 0.24% 1.08%
As % of the General category 1.94% 0.78% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Average daily rate £310 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -13.04%
General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
465 258 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 38.75% 30.94% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 125 222
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £14.00 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.35 £22.50 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +4 8 £300 - 2
Marlow - 1 £400 - 1
Milton Keynes - - - -
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (16.67%) Publishing
4 3 (16.67%) Information Management
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) SMS
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.11%) Social Media
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) LDAP
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) VBA
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) E-Learning
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SMS
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Project Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Social Media
2 2 (11.11%) E-Learning
3 1 (5.56%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Information Management
3 3 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) APMP
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) NetApp
1 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.56%) NetIQ
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe
Buckinghamshire
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago