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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 22 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 12 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.88% - 1.30%
As % of the General category 16.22% - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £525
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -43.52%

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
74 47 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.95% 12.34% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 26
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £576 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £29.25 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

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 22 February 2017, 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 4 (22.22%) XML
1 4 (22.22%) SAS
1 4 (22.22%) Publishing
1 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Life Science
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (16.67%) R
2 3 (16.67%) Talend
2 3 (16.67%) Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) S-PLUS
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) ETL
2 3 (16.67%) Biometrics
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) Veeva
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) SAP MDG
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Informatica
3 2 (11.11%) PowerCenter

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 4 (22.22%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) S-PLUS
2 1 (5.56%) Acrobat
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP MDG
1 2 (11.11%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Veeva
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (11.11%) PowerCenter
1 2 (11.11%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Publishing
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Programmer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Architect
4 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Life Science
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Biometrics
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) ETL
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Data Management
3 2 (11.11%) DRM
3 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) R
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) MCP
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) CDISC
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
2 1 (5.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Talend
2 2 (11.11%) Embarcadero
2 2 (11.11%) Informatica
2 2 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Qualys
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) webMethods