The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.22% -
As % of the General category - 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +30.43%
Pharmaceutical
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
80 85 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.24% 18.32% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 58 33
Median daily rate £325 £489 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.57% +30.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire
Blackpool, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £12 to £14 per day
Posted: 5 days ago