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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 13 55 68
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +13
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 89 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.47% 1.82% 0.41%
As % of the General category 23.06% 4.70% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 4 2
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£375 £384 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £303 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.92%
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
386 298 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.06% 38.65% 43.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 164 147
Average daily rate £425 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £235 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 18
Average hourly rate £14.00 £33.28 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.92% -16.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +4 37 £450 +17.26% 1
Warrington - 20 £350 -
Alderley Edge - 16 - - 1
Crewe -6 2 £363 - 3
Runcorn - 1 - -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 34 (23.29%) Project Management
2 30 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (19.18%) Manufacturing
4 25 (17.12%) Finance
4 25 (17.12%) GAMP
5 17 (11.64%) GMP
5 17 (11.64%) SAP
5 17 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.59%) GxP
7 12 (8.22%) QlikView
7 12 (8.22%) Process Management
8 9 (6.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (6.16%) Legal
8 9 (6.16%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.48%) PMI
9 8 (5.48%) PMI Certification
9 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
9 8 (5.48%) Linux
9 8 (5.48%) Informatics
10 7 (4.79%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.79%) Problem Management
10 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (4.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 7 (4.79%) SQLPlus
10 7 (4.79%) Workflow
10 7 (4.79%) Change Management
10 7 (4.79%) Scrum
11 6 (4.11%) VMware
11 6 (4.11%) Saba

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.37%) Lync
3 1 (0.68%) eRoom
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.37%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) SAP APO
2 2 (1.37%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.68%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (2.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (2.74%) AWS CloudTrail
3 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.05%) DNS
2 1 (0.68%) SAN
2 1 (0.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.68%) NAS
2 1 (0.68%) LAN
2 1 (0.68%) DHCP
2 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.22%) QlikView
2 7 (4.79%) SQLPlus
3 5 (3.42%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.74%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.05%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.68%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 28 (19.18%) Manufacturing
2 25 (17.12%) Finance
3 9 (6.16%) Legal
4 2 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (22.60%) Project Manager
2 23 (15.75%) Architect
3 20 (13.70%) Analyst
4 13 (8.90%) Implementation Engineer
5 11 (7.53%) Developer
6 10 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.42%) Consultant
7 5 (3.42%) Coordinator
7 5 (3.42%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (3.42%) Business Manager
7 5 (3.42%) QlikView Developer
8 4 (2.74%) Functional Analyst
8 4 (2.74%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (2.74%) Project Coordinator
8 4 (2.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (2.05%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.05%) Service Manager
9 3 (2.05%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.05%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.48%) PMI
1 8 (5.48%) Informatics
2 5 (3.42%) SCADA
3 4 (2.74%) Life Science
3 4 (2.74%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.05%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.48%) Linux
2 6 (4.11%) Windows
3 2 (1.37%) HPUX
3 2 (1.37%) Solaris
3 2 (1.37%) UNIX
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.29%) Project Management
2 30 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.22%) Process Management
5 9 (6.16%) Risk Management
6 7 (4.79%) Workflow
6 7 (4.79%) Change Management
6 7 (4.79%) Scrum
6 7 (4.79%) Business Analysis
6 7 (4.79%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (4.11%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.11%) ERP
8 5 (3.42%) Service Management
8 5 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (2.74%) Performance Management
9 4 (2.74%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (2.74%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.42%) SQL
2 3 (2.05%) Python
2 3 (2.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.05%) CCIE
3 3 (2.05%) CCNP
3 3 (2.05%) Degree
4 1 (0.68%) MBA
4 1 (0.68%) CCNA
4 1 (0.68%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.12%) GAMP
2 17 (11.64%) GMP
3 14 (9.59%) GxP
4 9 (6.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (4.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 5 (3.42%) QA
7 3 (2.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Puppet
2 4 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.37%) SCCM
3 2 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (11.64%) SAP
2 6 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (4.11%) VMware
2 6 (4.11%) Saba
3 5 (3.42%) Wonderware
3 5 (3.42%) Oracle
4 3 (2.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.05%) NetApp
5 2 (1.37%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.37%) Informatica
6 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.68%) EMC
6 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco
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