The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 38 16 64
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +48
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 58 85 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.30% 8.47% 1.13%
As % of the General category 13.15% 20.78% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 1
Median daily rate £500 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.68% +0.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £440 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.84% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+65.00% -55.55%
Pharmaceutical
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
441 409 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.31% 40.74% 38.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 238 150
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 28
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £20.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £41.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield -1 37 £500 +17.64%
Alderley Edge 0 4 £510 -
Chester - 1 £450 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 41 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.58%) Finance
3 22 (26.51%) SAP
3 22 (26.51%) Project Management
4 14 (16.87%) Data Modelling
4 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (16.87%) Analytics
5 13 (15.66%) Java
5 13 (15.66%) Scrum
6 12 (14.46%) Degree
7 11 (13.25%) ETL
8 10 (12.05%) Data Integration
8 10 (12.05%) Talend Open Studio
8 10 (12.05%) Talend
8 10 (12.05%) Visual Analytics
9 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
9 9 (10.84%) Tomcat
9 9 (10.84%) Oracle
9 9 (10.84%) Programme Management
9 9 (10.84%) Change Management
10 8 (9.64%) SQL
10 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
10 8 (9.64%) Life Science
10 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.64%) User Stories
11 7 (8.43%) AngularJS
11 7 (8.43%) SaaS
11 7 (8.43%) HTML5
11 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.43%) JavaScript

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 9 (10.84%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.02%) Apache
3 3 (3.61%) IIS
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) eRoom
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.61%) MS Office
4 2 (2.41%) MS Project
4 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (2.41%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.20%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) SaaS
2 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.02%) Amazon Kinesis
2 5 (6.02%) Amazon S3
2 5 (6.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (4.82%) Veeva
4 3 (3.61%) IaaS
4 3 (3.61%) PaaS
5 2 (2.41%) Taleo
6 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (6.02%) MySQL
1 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (6.02%) Star Schema
2 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) QlikView
3 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (6.02%) ERwin
3 3 (3.61%) JIRA
General
1 37 (44.58%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Analyst
2 18 (21.69%) Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.43%) ETL Developer
4 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Senior ETL Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Senior Manager
5 6 (7.23%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Consultant
6 5 (6.02%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Database Developer
6 5 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Talend Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Finance Manager
7 4 (4.82%) IT Finance Manager
7 4 (4.82%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Database Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) AngularJS
1 7 (8.43%) CSS
1 7 (8.43%) HTML
1 7 (8.43%) HTML5
2 4 (4.82%) REST
2 4 (4.82%) Spring
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.20%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Data Integration
2 8 (9.64%) Life Science
3 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Informatics
4 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) LIMS
6 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) Social Media
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) AIX
1 5 (6.02%) Linux
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) CentOS
3 1 (1.20%) Android
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.51%) Project Management
3 14 (16.87%) Analytics
3 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (16.87%) Data Modelling
4 13 (15.66%) Scrum
5 11 (13.25%) ETL
6 10 (12.05%) Visual Analytics
7 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
7 9 (10.84%) Change Management
7 9 (10.84%) Programme Management
8 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.64%) User Stories
9 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.43%) Quality Management
9 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.43%) TDD
10 6 (7.23%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.23%) Data Management
10 6 (7.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.66%) Java
2 8 (9.64%) SQL
3 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.02%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.20%) Python
5 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.61%) CCNA
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.41%) MBA
5 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (3.61%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.61%) GAMP
2 3 (3.61%) GMP
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Puppet
1 3 (3.61%) vRealize
2 2 (2.41%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.20%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 22 (26.51%) SAP
2 10 (12.05%) Talend
3 9 (10.84%) Oracle
4 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.82%) Hyperion
5 4 (4.82%) VMware
6 3 (3.61%) Cisco
6 3 (3.61%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.41%) BMC
7 2 (2.41%) Concur
7 2 (2.41%) Infor
7 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.20%) Ariba
8 1 (1.20%) CA
8 1 (1.20%) LabWare
8 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
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