The first table below looks at the demand for CDISC skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CDISC over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC)
Rank 580 488 574
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +86
Contract jobs citing CDISC 10 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.035% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.45% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Average daily rate £488 £388 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -35.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £388 -
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4084 3311 4283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.96% 7.68% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2513 1990 2369
Average daily rate £400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 134 233
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
CDISC
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CDISC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CDISC across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CDISC within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -18 4 - -
East of England - 4 - - 2
London - - - -
CDISC
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CDISC
Top 15 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CDISC 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 CDISC.

1 13 (100.00%) SAS
1 13 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (46.15%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Clinical Data Management
4 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Base SAS
6 2 (15.38%) Statistics
7 1 (7.69%) GCP
7 1 (7.69%) PhD
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) Life Science
7 1 (7.69%) Biostatistics
7 1 (7.69%) SAS Macro

CDISC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CDISC 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 CDISC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) Base SAS
General
1 13 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Programmer
1 12 (92.31%) SAS Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior SAS Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) SAS Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior SAS Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Clinical Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Clinical Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Data Management
2 5 (38.46%) Clinical Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Biostatistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GCP
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