The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 34 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.38% - 0.67%
As % of the General category 0.95% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £99.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +30.43%
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 Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
105 76 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.47% 26.03% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 57 77
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £215 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £77.00 £39.77 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Pharmaceutical
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical 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 Kent region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 1 (100.00%) Validation

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation