The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 18 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 Docklands, London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 29 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.62% 1.40% 0.82%
As % of the General category 0.83% 1.83% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £228 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -13.04%
General Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
121 109 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 75.16% 76.22% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 82 139
Average daily rate £520 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £396 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £23.13 £10.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.23% -67.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £10.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.63 £10.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Pharmaceutical
London

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 6 (85.71%) RUP
2 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Pharmacovigilance
3 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Data Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) PowerDesigner
4 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) Data Management
4 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) Documentum
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) B2B
6 1 (14.29%) B2C
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 1 (14.29%) Documentum
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Data Modeller
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modeller
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Online Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) JDBC
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) Servlets
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) JSTL
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) JAX-RS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) RUP
2 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
3 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Data Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) Data Management
4 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) B2B
6 1 (14.29%) B2C
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) IIBA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM