The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Life Sciences
England / East of England
Rank 116 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Life Science 11 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.38% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £525
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -45.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
672 604 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.77% 25.47% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 324 359
Median daily rate £375 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 73 53
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Life Science
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Life Science across the East of England region.

Life Science Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Life Science
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Life Science across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Life Science Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Life Science
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Life Science across the East of England region.

Life Science Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Life Science
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +14 11 £325 -7.14% 10
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) ERP
2 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (23.53%) Middleware
4 4 (23.53%) webMethods
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
5 3 (17.65%) R
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) SAS
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Biometrics
5 3 (17.65%) S-PLUS
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
5 3 (17.65%) Publishing
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SAS
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) S-PLUS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
1 2 (11.76%) NAS
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Programmer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Clinical Data Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Clinical Project Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Clinical Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Data Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) JMS
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) Swing
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
2 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ERP
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Biometrics
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (11.76%) Biology
4 2 (11.76%) Clinical Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) R
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MCSA
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MOS
2 2 (11.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) CDISC
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) GAMP
2 1 (5.88%) GxP
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) webMethods
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
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