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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 89 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 9 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.99% 0.28%
As % of the General category 1.77% 3.10% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Average daily rate £475 £394 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +182.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
508 420 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.38% 32.01% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 226 309
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 21
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.02% -21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.01 £12.50 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £33.90 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 6 £475 +20.63% 5
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 2
Derbyshire - 1 - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) SAP CO
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) BPMN
3 2 (18.18%) FMCG
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
3 2 (18.18%) SAP FI
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
1 1 (9.09%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP CO
1 2 (18.18%) SAP FI
1 2 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (9.09%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (9.09%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) BPMN
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Cerner
3 1 (9.09%) RightFax
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