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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 86 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.16% 1.72% 0.50%
As % of the General category 0.36% 4.19% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate
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£395 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -22.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £57.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-37.33% +50.00%
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
548 430 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.34% 41.15% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 203 103
Average daily rate £360 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £56.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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 26 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Buckingham - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Documentum
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) PowerCenter
2 2 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Windows

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (25.00%) Documentum
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) PowerCenter
1 2 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP