The table below looks at the statistics for CDISC skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CDISC over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC)
UK / England
Rank 572 - 585
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CDISC 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.007% - 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.062% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £48.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4807 5459 5642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.62% 11.43% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3164 3545 3494
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 168
Median hourly rate £23.34 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.42% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £50.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-50.88% +87.77%

CDISC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CDISC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

CDISC Jobs Demand Trend in England

CDISC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CDISC Daily Rate Trend in England

CDISC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CDISC Hourly Rate Trend in England

CDISC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CDISC within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
East of England - 2 - -
London - 1 £500 -
CDISC
UK

CDISC
Top 20 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CDISC 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 England region with a requirement for CDISC.

1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
1 3 (75.00%) Biometrics
2 2 (50.00%) S-PLUS
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Life Science
2 2 (50.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) HL7
3 1 (25.00%) Mule
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source

CDISC
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (75.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Mule
2 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) S-PLUS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Biometrics
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7