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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 33 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.73% 1.44% 1.52%
As % of the General category 7.25% 7.41% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +38.29%
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
69 81 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.88% 19.38% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 49 55
Median daily rate £363 £388 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +35.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £650 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £22.91 £39.88 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.54% +38.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £35.30 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.18 £43.75 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 December 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 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Validation
1 5 (35.71%) Learning Management System
2 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 4 (28.57%) Workday
2 4 (28.57%) Saba
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Informatics
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM
5 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) MS Visio

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 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) HR Manager
2 6 (42.86%) IT Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Programme Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) IT Support
6 1 (7.14%) PMO Coordinator
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Talend Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Learning Management System
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Informatics
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Saba
1 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
1 4 (28.57%) Workday
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Talend