The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 24 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 Canary Wharf 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 13 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 9 0 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.62% - 4.70%
As % of the General category 9.57% - 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -4.76%
General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
94 289 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 69.12% 79.61% 67.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 240 179
Average daily rate £463 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £357 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £28.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Pharmaceutical
London

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 17 (85.00%) RUP
2 14 (70.00%) Data Management
3 13 (65.00%) Migration
3 13 (65.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 13 (65.00%) Data Migration
3 13 (65.00%) Data Modelling
4 12 (60.00%) PowerDesigner
4 12 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (60.00%) TOGAF
4 12 (60.00%) Master Data Management
5 11 (55.00%) Data Architecture
5 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (55.00%) Data Security
6 5 (25.00%) UML
7 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (20.00%) Unified Process
7 4 (20.00%) Use Case
8 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (15.00%) IIBA
8 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle
9 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.00%) IBM
9 2 (10.00%) SQL
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
10 1 (5.00%) Physics
10 1 (5.00%) Statistics

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (5.00%) Documentum
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) FileMaker
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) PowerDesigner
General
1 12 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Data Modeller
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Information Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Documentum Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Modeller
5 1 (5.00%) FileMaker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Pharmacovigilance
2 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Economics
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) RUP
2 14 (70.00%) Data Management
3 13 (65.00%) Migration
3 13 (65.00%) Data Modelling
3 13 (65.00%) Data Migration
4 12 (60.00%) Master Data Management
4 12 (60.00%) TOGAF
5 11 (55.00%) Data Architecture
5 11 (55.00%) Data Security
6 5 (25.00%) UML
7 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (20.00%) Unified Process
7 4 (20.00%) Use Case
8 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (5.00%) ITIL
10 1 (5.00%) OOD
10 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) IIBA
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft