The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 113 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 15 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.57% 0.46%
As % of the General category 1.93% 1.84% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
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£373 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £510 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £489 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+30.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+85.13% -26.00%
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 of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
778 705 835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.41% 30.91% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 349 439
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 69 61
Average hourly rate £23.50 £31.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
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 Pharmaceutical across the East of England region.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
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 Pharmaceutical across the East of England region.

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hertfordshire +2 8 £473 +46.51% 3
Cambridgeshire -12 4 £200 -46.66% 7
Bedfordshire -9 1 £490 -
Essex - 1 £350 - 1
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle
3 8 (17.02%) Project Management
3 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
4 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
5 5 (10.64%) Service Management
5 5 (10.64%) Degree
5 5 (10.64%) SAP
5 5 (10.64%) ITIL
5 5 (10.64%) NHS
6 4 (8.51%) Informatica
6 4 (8.51%) PowerCenter
6 4 (8.51%) .NET
6 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (8.51%) ETL
6 4 (8.51%) Informatics
6 4 (8.51%) Finance
6 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
6 4 (8.51%) System Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Time Management
6 4 (8.51%) FMCG
6 4 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (6.38%) Data Entry
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects XI

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (6.38%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP ERP
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.13%) SAP R/3
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) PowerCenter
2 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.13%) ERwin
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Business Objects Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.38%) Tester
4 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Business Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Architect
5 2 (4.26%) SAP Manager
5 2 (4.26%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) PMO Assistant
5 2 (4.26%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.26%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) WPF
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) NHS
2 4 (8.51%) Informatics
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) FMCG
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Pharmacovigilance
4 2 (4.26%) SCADA
4 2 (4.26%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.26%) Life Science
5 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
5 1 (2.13%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.13%) AIX
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) Project Management
1 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.89%) Change Management
2 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (10.64%) Service Management
3 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) ETL
4 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
4 4 (8.51%) System Testing
4 4 (8.51%) Time Management
5 3 (6.38%) Data Entry
5 3 (6.38%) Validation
5 3 (6.38%) Requirements Management
5 3 (6.38%) ERP
6 2 (4.26%) ITSM
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.26%) Information Management
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security
6 2 (4.26%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) MCP
2 2 (4.26%) MOS
3 1 (2.13%) PhD
3 1 (2.13%) PMP
3 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) CDISC
2 2 (4.26%) GxP
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (2.13%) GCP
3 1 (2.13%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) PowerHA
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) SRDF
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) SAP
3 4 (8.51%) Informatica
4 3 (6.38%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Cognos
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) EMC
6 1 (2.13%) Hyperion
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