The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 33 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 11 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.10% 1.53% 2.89%
As % of the General category 12.79% 7.32% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.34% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+82.22% +4.65%
Pharmaceutical
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
86 82 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.23% 20.97% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 49
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £278 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £29.75 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £32.50 £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (25.00%) Angular 2
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) MS Project

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
1 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Planning Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Master Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Master Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (8.33%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP