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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 127 120 106
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 15 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.86% 0.71%
As % of the General category 1.59% 2.73% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 7
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£500 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -5.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £376 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £15.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+195.08% -4.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+44.11% -2.85%
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
944 988 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.23% 31.39% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 550 360
Average daily rate £400 £400 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 84 67
Average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.25 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

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
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 2 September 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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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
Cambridgeshire -4 7 - - 11
Hertfordshire -7 5 £500 +86.74% 3
Essex - 3 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (36.67%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) SDLC
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) NHS
4 4 (13.33%) Document Management
4 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Data Management
5 3 (10.00%) Finance
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.00%) Life Science
6 2 (6.67%) PaaS
6 2 (6.67%) Android
6 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.67%) Android SDK
6 2 (6.67%) Android Development
6 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
6 2 (6.67%) WAN
6 2 (6.67%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (3.33%) JBoss
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Documentum
1 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.33%) InDesign
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.67%) Spotfire
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.33%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Maven
1 1 (3.33%) Gradle
General
1 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Compliance Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Project Director
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Android SDK
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Swing
2 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) NHS
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Life Science
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Informatics
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) HACMP
4 1 (3.33%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.33%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) SDLC
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Document Management
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Data Management
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Android Development
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) QMS
7 1 (3.33%) CAPA
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PMP
2 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.33%) RHCA
3 1 (3.33%) PhD
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) RHCE
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) GMP
2 1 (3.33%) GLP
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) CDISC
2 1 (3.33%) GAMP
2 1 (3.33%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe
2 2 (6.67%) NetApp
2 2 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.33%) BT
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) EMC
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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