The 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 31 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 94 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.51% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.91% 1.86% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
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£550 £385 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £283 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £438 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £38.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.38% +54.00%
Pharmaceutical
England

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
547 429 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.56% 27.08% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 244 259
Average daily rate £425 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £77 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £490 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 37 24
Average hourly rate £9.94 £12.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £9.88 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £35.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +7 5 £550 +42.85% 9
Northamptonshire - - - - 2
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
3 1 (11.11%) ISSEP
3 1 (11.11%) ISSMP
3 1 (11.11%) MBCS
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) CITP
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) iSeries
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) iSeries
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) GIAC
1 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
1 1 (11.11%) ISSEP
1 1 (11.11%) ISSMP
1 1 (11.11%) MBCS
1 1 (11.11%) CITP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Software AG
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) webMethods
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Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
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Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
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Salary: Up to 22.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
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Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Northamptonshire
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Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 14 days ago
East Midlands
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Posted: 14 days ago
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Posted: 16 days ago
Lincolnshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottinghamshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Derbyshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 20 days ago
Nottinghamshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago