The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 1 August 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 East Midlands 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 85 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.86% 1.20% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£513 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £438 £390
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +75.00%
General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
467 502 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.12% 34.45% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 296 320
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 18
Average hourly rate £9.94 £30.00 £45.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.86% -34.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £56.16 £65.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +15 2 - - 4
Northamptonshire - 1 £625 -
Derbyshire - - - - 3
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UML
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) BPMN
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) FMCG
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) SAP CO
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) SAP FI
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) Liferay
1 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 2 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 2 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (7.14%) Magento
2 1 (7.14%) Epicor Tropos
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
General
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) UML
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) BPMN
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) B2B
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) GIAC
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) ISSAP
1 1 (7.14%) ISSEP
1 1 (7.14%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GMP
1 1 (7.14%) CDISC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) webMethods
4 1 (7.14%) Software AG
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) RightFax
Nottinghamshire
Pertemps Medical Professionals
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Derbyshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Lincolnshire
Medilink Consulting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 16 days ago
Lincolnshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottinghamshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago