The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 110 92 104
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 3 33 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 1.61% 0.057%
As % of the General category 0.53% 7.53% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 29 1
Average daily rate £500 £550 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +89.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £42.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-43.52% +129.72%
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 Hampshire region.

General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
561 438 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.95% 21.36% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 311 313
Average daily rate £390 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 31
Average hourly rate £47.50 £31.13 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.58% -22.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.09 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.25 £69.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Pharmaceutical
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 Pharmaceutical within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 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 -15 1 £500 -9.09%
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Life Science
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Alteryx
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Biotechnology
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) Biotechnology
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Alteryx
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau