The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 52 39
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.22% 2.43%
As % of the General category - 0.67% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Average daily rate
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- £133 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -35.18%
Pharmaceutical
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
179 150 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 36.46% 32.97% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 58 104
Average daily rate £431 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 26
Average hourly rate £30.33 £16.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.53% -49.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £41.00 £38.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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
Basildon - - - -
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Essex
Medilink Consulting
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
The Placement Group
Salary: Excellent rate of pay
Posted: 8 days ago