The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 189 177 195
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 14 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.79% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 18
Average daily rate
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£385 £275 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.06% -43.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £125 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £409 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £20.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -25.00%
Pharmaceutical
London

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

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3014 2920 4008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.84% 50.92% 57.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2349 2215 3062
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 29 74
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.68 £39.54 £45.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
- -3.05%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (26.92%) SAP
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) CRM
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (11.54%) PMP
4 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) CMS
5 2 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) HTML
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) EDI

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (7.69%) CMS
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Kentico
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP APO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP WM
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Project Director
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.85%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Transition Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Project Officer
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) HTML5
2 2 (7.69%) EDI
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Biotechnology
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
2 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
4 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 2 (7.69%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) PMP
1 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) APMP
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) SAP
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
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