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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 9 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +16
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 101 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.34% 1.63% 0.39%
As % of the General category 24.22% 4.50% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 2
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£375 £413 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £321 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -50.00%
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
417 289 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.68% 36.26% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 153 157
Average daily rate £413 £420 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £239 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £29.50 £32.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.54% -9.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 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 31 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 48 £380 -27.61% 10
Alderley Edge - 21 £475 - 7
Warrington - 20 £350 -
Pharmaceutical
North West

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 45 (24.86%) Project Management
2 37 (20.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (18.78%) Manufacturing
4 30 (16.57%) Finance
5 27 (14.92%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (13.81%) GAMP
7 18 (9.94%) GMP
8 17 (9.39%) QlikView
9 16 (8.84%) SAP
10 15 (8.29%) Process Management
10 15 (8.29%) Business Analysis
11 13 (7.18%) GxP
12 12 (6.63%) Change Management
12 12 (6.63%) Legal
12 12 (6.63%) Scrum
13 11 (6.08%) Risk Management
13 11 (6.08%) Workflow
13 11 (6.08%) Saba
13 11 (6.08%) Linux
14 10 (5.52%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (5.52%) Service Delivery
14 10 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (5.52%) Problem Management
15 9 (4.97%) Puppet
15 9 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (4.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 8 (4.42%) PMI
16 8 (4.42%) PMI Certification
16 8 (4.42%) Informatics
17 7 (3.87%) Amazon EC2

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (3.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.10%) Lync
3 1 (0.55%) SAS
3 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.21%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.10%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) SAP APO
2 2 (1.10%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.55%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.87%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.87%) Amazon S3
2 7 (3.87%) Amazon EMR
2 7 (3.87%) Amazon ELB
2 7 (3.87%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (3.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 7 (3.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 7 (3.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 7 (3.87%) AWS CloudTrail
3 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.10%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.66%) DNS
2 1 (0.55%) SAN
2 1 (0.55%) Firewall
2 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.55%) NAS
2 1 (0.55%) LAN
2 1 (0.55%) WAN
2 1 (0.55%) DHCP
2 1 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.39%) QlikView
2 7 (3.87%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (3.87%) SQLPlus
3 5 (2.76%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.66%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.55%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 34 (18.78%) Manufacturing
2 30 (16.57%) Finance
3 12 (6.63%) Legal
4 3 (1.66%) Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (22.65%) Project Manager
2 32 (17.68%) Analyst
3 28 (15.47%) Architect
4 21 (11.60%) Business Analyst
5 14 (7.73%) Developer
6 13 (7.18%) Implementation Engineer
7 12 (6.63%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.08%) IT Project Manager
9 8 (4.42%) Consultant
9 8 (4.42%) QlikView Developer
10 6 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (2.76%) Coordinator
11 5 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.76%) Operations Engineer
11 5 (2.76%) Business Manager
12 4 (2.21%) Infrastructure Manager
12 4 (2.21%) Functional Analyst
12 4 (2.21%) IT Business Analyst
12 4 (2.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 4 (2.21%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.66%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.42%) PMI
1 8 (4.42%) Informatics
2 5 (2.76%) Life Science
2 5 (2.76%) SCADA
3 4 (2.21%) Data Conversion
3 4 (2.21%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.66%) Learning Management System
4 3 (1.66%) SCORM
5 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.55%) SecurID
6 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.08%) Linux
2 6 (3.31%) Windows
3 2 (1.10%) HPUX
3 2 (1.10%) Solaris
3 2 (1.10%) UNIX
4 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.86%) Project Management
2 37 (20.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (14.92%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (8.29%) Process Management
4 15 (8.29%) Business Analysis
5 12 (6.63%) Scrum
5 12 (6.63%) Change Management
6 11 (6.08%) Risk Management
6 11 (6.08%) Workflow
7 10 (5.52%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.52%) Problem Management
8 9 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (3.87%) Coaching
9 7 (3.87%) ETL
10 6 (3.31%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.31%) ERP
10 6 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (2.76%) Data Reconciliation
11 5 (2.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.31%) SQL
2 3 (1.66%) Python
2 3 (1.66%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (4.42%) PMI Certification
2 6 (3.31%) Degree
3 4 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.66%) CCIE
4 3 (1.66%) CCNP
5 1 (0.55%) CCNA
5 1 (0.55%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.81%) GAMP
2 18 (9.94%) GMP
3 13 (7.18%) GxP
4 9 (4.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (3.87%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 5 (2.76%) QA
7 3 (1.66%) SLA
8 1 (0.55%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (1.66%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.97%) Puppet
2 7 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.10%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.10%) SCCM
3 2 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (8.84%) SAP
2 11 (6.08%) Saba
3 10 (5.52%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.76%) VMware
4 5 (2.76%) Wonderware
4 5 (2.76%) Oracle
5 4 (2.21%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.66%) NetApp
7 2 (1.10%) Informatica
7 2 (1.10%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.55%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco
8 1 (0.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.55%) Riverbed
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