The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 332 303 250
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -53
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 109 132 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.56% 0.75%
As % of the General category 1.16% 1.22% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 83 97
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £321 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 - £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.80 - £54.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.25 £20.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+137.34% +3.75%
Pharmaceutical
England

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9429 10860 10452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.86% 46.33% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6903 7845 7355
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 120 131
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.27 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.69% +23.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £52.17 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in London

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in London

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in London

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in London

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentford +1 13 £458 +7.64% 4
City of London +21 6 £350 -15.15% 5
Uxbridge +5 5 £280 -34.11% 1
Docklands, London - 3 £430 -
Hayes - 2 £395 -
Chessington - 1 £475 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 London region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 75 (34.09%) SAP
2 50 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 47 (21.36%) Finance
4 37 (16.82%) Project Management
5 31 (14.09%) JavaScript
6 29 (13.18%) FMCG
7 28 (12.73%) Oracle
7 28 (12.73%) ITIL
7 28 (12.73%) ERP
7 28 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (11.36%) XML
8 25 (11.36%) SQL
9 23 (10.45%) Change Management
9 23 (10.45%) ITSM
10 22 (10.00%) Service Management
10 22 (10.00%) Web Services
10 22 (10.00%) Degree
11 21 (9.55%) Six Sigma
12 20 (9.09%) Management Information System
12 20 (9.09%) HTML
12 20 (9.09%) ServiceNow
13 18 (8.18%) CSS
14 17 (7.73%) Java
14 17 (7.73%) PRINCE2
14 17 (7.73%) SAP Certification
15 16 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (7.27%) Lean Six Sigma
16 15 (6.82%) Analytics
16 15 (6.82%) CMS
16 15 (6.82%) Migration

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.82%) CMS
1 15 (6.82%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.18%) IIS
3 4 (1.82%) LiveCycle
3 4 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.36%) iPlanet
4 3 (1.36%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.36%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (1.36%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.91%) Apache
5 2 (0.91%) Confluence
5 2 (0.91%) Liferay
5 2 (0.91%) Mule
5 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.91%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.45%) Jetty
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 15 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.91%) MS Office
3 9 (4.09%) MS Project
3 9 (4.09%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.55%) SAP SRM
2 5 (2.27%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 3 (1.36%) BusinessWare
3 3 (1.36%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.36%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.36%) SAP GRC
3 3 (1.36%) SAP MDM
3 3 (1.36%) SAP R/3
3 3 (1.36%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.91%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.91%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.45%) BPCS
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.45%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Travel Management
5 1 (0.45%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) Veeva
2 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.09%) LDAP
2 8 (3.64%) HTTP
3 5 (2.27%) Firewall
3 5 (2.27%) Internet
4 3 (1.36%) LAN
4 3 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.91%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (0.91%) Network Security
5 2 (0.91%) VoIP
5 2 (0.91%) WAN
5 2 (0.91%) Wireless
6 1 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.45%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.64%) SAP BW
3 5 (2.27%) FileMaker
3 5 (2.27%) QlikView
3 5 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.36%) DB2
5 3 (1.36%) DB2 UDB
5 3 (1.36%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.91%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.91%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.91%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.73%) JIRA
1 6 (2.73%) SoapUI
2 5 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.27%) Maven
3 4 (1.82%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.82%) JUnit
3 4 (1.82%) Selenium
4 3 (1.36%) LSMW
5 2 (0.91%) GitLab
5 2 (0.91%) JMeter
5 2 (0.91%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.91%) webpack
6 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.45%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.45%) Grunt
6 1 (0.45%) gulp
6 1 (0.45%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.45%) Hudson
6 1 (0.45%) Protractor
6 1 (0.45%) TestDirector
General
1 50 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 47 (21.36%) Finance
3 14 (6.36%) Marketing
4 10 (4.55%) Legal
5 9 (4.09%) Banking
5 9 (4.09%) Retail
6 8 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.91%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.91%) Law
7 2 (0.91%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (20.45%) Consultant
2 33 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (13.64%) Developer
4 27 (12.27%) Analyst
4 27 (12.27%) Project Manager
5 23 (10.45%) Architect
6 14 (6.36%) SAP Manager
7 12 (5.45%) ServiceNow Developer
8 11 (5.00%) Business Analyst
9 9 (4.09%) Software Architect
10 8 (3.64%) ERP Manager
11 7 (3.18%) Change Manager
11 7 (3.18%) Coordinator
12 6 (2.73%) Functional Consultant
12 6 (2.73%) IT Manager
12 6 (2.73%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (2.73%) Project Coordinator
12 6 (2.73%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (2.73%) Test Manager
13 5 (2.27%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.36%) XML
2 22 (10.00%) Web Services
3 20 (9.09%) HTML
4 18 (8.18%) CSS
5 10 (4.55%) .NET
6 9 (4.09%) HTML5
6 9 (4.09%) SOAP
7 7 (3.18%) REST
7 7 (3.18%) XSL
8 6 (2.73%) Java EE
8 6 (2.73%) Middleware
8 6 (2.73%) Spring
9 5 (2.27%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.27%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.27%) JPA
9 5 (2.27%) JTA
9 5 (2.27%) XSD
10 4 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.82%) CSS3
10 4 (1.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.18%) FMCG
2 28 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.00%) Life Science
5 9 (4.09%) Pharmacovigilance
6 8 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.64%) PMI
7 7 (3.18%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.36%) Animation
8 3 (1.36%) AS400
8 3 (1.36%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.36%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.36%) User Experience
9 2 (0.91%) CESG
9 2 (0.91%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.91%) NHS
10 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.91%) Linux
2 5 (2.27%) Windows
3 4 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.36%) AIX
4 3 (1.36%) Solaris
4 3 (1.36%) Unix
4 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.36%) zOS
5 2 (0.91%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.82%) Project Management
2 28 (12.73%) ERP
2 28 (12.73%) ITIL
3 23 (10.45%) Change Management
3 23 (10.45%) ITSM
4 22 (10.00%) Service Management
5 21 (9.55%) Six Sigma
6 17 (7.73%) PRINCE2
7 16 (7.27%) Lean Six Sigma
7 16 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (6.82%) Analytics
8 15 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.82%) Migration
9 13 (5.91%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (5.45%) Procure-to-Pay
11 11 (5.00%) Information Security
12 10 (4.55%) CRM
13 9 (4.09%) Business Analysis
13 9 (4.09%) Logistics
13 9 (4.09%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.09%) JavaScript
2 25 (11.36%) SQL
3 17 (7.73%) Java
4 8 (3.64%) C#
5 7 (3.18%) PHP
6 5 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.36%) ABAP
7 3 (1.36%) C
8 2 (0.91%) ES6
8 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.45%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.45%) Python
9 1 (0.45%) sed
9 1 (0.45%) VB
9 1 (0.45%) VB6
9 1 (0.45%) VBScript
9 1 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (10.00%) Degree
2 17 (7.73%) SAP Certification
3 12 (5.45%) PMI Certification
4 9 (4.09%) PMP
5 5 (2.27%) CISA
5 5 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.27%) CISM
5 5 (2.27%) CISSP
6 4 (1.82%) APMP
7 3 (1.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (1.36%) CCSP
7 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.91%) CCNP
8 2 (0.91%) CRISC
8 2 (0.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.45%) APMG
9 1 (0.45%) CCA
9 1 (0.45%) IISP
9 1 (0.45%) ISEB
9 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.18%) GxP
3 4 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.82%) PMBOK
4 3 (1.36%) SLA
5 2 (0.91%) GCP
5 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.91%) QA
6 1 (0.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.45%) GMP
6 1 (0.45%) ISO27002
System Software
1 6 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) ClearTrust
3 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.36%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.91%) Ansible
3 2 (0.91%) Cacti
3 2 (0.91%) Nagios
3 2 (0.91%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 75 (34.09%) SAP
2 28 (12.73%) Oracle
3 20 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 8 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.18%) Adobe
5 7 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.27%) Informatica
7 4 (1.82%) IBM
7 4 (1.82%) OpenText
8 3 (1.36%) BEA
8 3 (1.36%) CA
8 3 (1.36%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.36%) HP
8 3 (1.36%) Vitria
9 2 (0.91%) Cisco
9 2 (0.91%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.91%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.91%) Sybase
9 2 (0.91%) VMware
10 1 (0.45%) Cognos
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