The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.34% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+82.22% +4.65%
Pharmaceutical
South East

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

General Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
69 113 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.31% 33.93% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 77 34
Median daily rate £360 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.93% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the East Sussex region.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the East Sussex region.

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex