The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 116 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Life Science 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 0.57% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 2.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £500 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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 £22.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-45.00% -5.88%
Life Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
572 579 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.07% 27.74% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 323 277
Average daily rate £375 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 32
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.16 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.46% -59.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £11.23 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £39.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Life Science across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Life Science
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Life Science Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Life Science
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Life Science Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Life Science
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Southampton +17 1 £500 -18.36%
Gosport - 1 £500 -
Life Science
South East

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Life Science 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 Life Science.

1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) XAML
2 2 (25.00%) SmartPlant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (25.00%) Intergraph
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Life Science 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 Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SmartPlant
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (25.00%) XAML
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Intergraph
3 1 (12.50%) IBM