The 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
London / Docklands, London
Rank - 12 18
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 3.33% 2.08%
As % of the General category - 5.56% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-23.59% -7.29%

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

General Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
40 36 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 70.18% 60.00% 61.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 43
Median daily rate £581 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £250 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £614 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £54.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London