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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / London
Rank 281 286 278
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 119 131 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the General category 1.42% 1.35% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 76 92
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £506 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £406 £525
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -22.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Median hourly rate £33.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £24.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+24.24% -41.76%

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
8393 9739 9736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.91% 45.41% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5945 6925 6959
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 107 102
Median hourly rate £29.38 £26.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% +38.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
City of London +6 10 £425 +7.93% 7
Uxbridge +10 6 £459 +33.45%
Brentford -4 2 £388 -13.88% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hackney - 1 £375 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 59 (25.99%) SAP
1 59 (25.99%) Finance
2 40 (17.62%) JavaScript
3 38 (16.74%) Manufacturing
4 37 (16.30%) Retail
5 35 (15.42%) HTML
6 34 (14.98%) Project Management
7 30 (13.22%) ITIL
7 30 (13.22%) Service Management
8 29 (12.78%) GxP
8 29 (12.78%) CSS
8 29 (12.78%) FMCG
9 28 (12.33%) Web Development
9 28 (12.33%) HTML5
10 26 (11.45%) ITSM
10 26 (11.45%) Validation
11 24 (10.57%) ERP
12 23 (10.13%) CMS
12 23 (10.13%) ServiceNow
13 21 (9.25%) SQL
14 20 (8.81%) Microsoft
14 20 (8.81%) Life Science
14 20 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (7.05%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (7.05%) SAP Implementation
17 15 (6.61%) MS Office
18 14 (6.17%) GMP
18 14 (6.17%) Quality Management
18 14 (6.17%) Data Analysis

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 23 (10.13%) CMS
2 6 (2.64%) Confluence
3 4 (1.76%) SAS
3 4 (1.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.76%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.88%) Documentum
4 2 (0.88%) Drupal
4 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.88%) Liferay
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.44%) MTS
5 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.44%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (6.61%) MS Office
2 13 (5.73%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (4.41%) MS Project
4 4 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.76%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.44%) InDesign
5 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.85%) SAP FSCM
2 10 (4.41%) SAP FI
3 9 (3.96%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 9 (3.96%) SAP CO
3 9 (3.96%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (2.20%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.76%) SAP MDG
5 4 (1.76%) SAP MDG-BP
5 4 (1.76%) SAP MDG-F
5 4 (1.76%) SAP MDG-S
5 4 (1.76%) SAP MDM
5 4 (1.76%) SAP MM
6 3 (1.32%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.32%) TrackWise
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.88%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.88%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.88%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.88%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.64%) SaaS
2 4 (1.76%) Veeva
3 3 (1.32%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.44%) GitHub
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.76%) LAN
2 3 (1.32%) DNS
2 3 (1.32%) Firewall
2 3 (1.32%) IP Telephony
3 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.88%) WAN
4 1 (0.44%) DHCP
4 1 (0.44%) DMZ
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) RFID
4 1 (0.44%) SAN
4 1 (0.44%) SMTP
4 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.44%) VoIP
4 1 (0.44%) WebEx
4 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.96%) SAP BW
2 8 (3.52%) Big Data
3 7 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.32%) Electronic Patient Records
6 3 (1.32%) MySQL
6 3 (1.32%) QlikView
6 3 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.32%) Spotfire
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.88%) FileMaker
7 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.88%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.88%) SAS EBI
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (3.52%) JIRA
2 3 (1.32%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.88%) Subversion
4 1 (0.44%) Bower
4 1 (0.44%) Grunt
4 1 (0.44%) gulp
4 1 (0.44%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.44%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.44%) Protractor
4 1 (0.44%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.44%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 59 (25.99%) Finance
2 38 (16.74%) Manufacturing
3 37 (16.30%) Retail
4 8 (3.52%) Banking
5 7 (3.08%) Marketing
5 7 (3.08%) Publishing
6 5 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.32%) French Language
7 3 (1.32%) Legal
8 2 (0.88%) Advertising
8 2 (0.88%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.44%) German Language
9 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (20.26%) Developer
2 43 (18.94%) Analyst
3 40 (17.62%) Consultant
4 31 (13.66%) Project Manager
5 22 (9.69%) ServiceNow Developer
6 21 (9.25%) SAP Consultant
7 17 (7.49%) Business Analyst
8 14 (6.17%) Architect
9 12 (5.29%) Data Analyst
10 11 (4.85%) Senior Manager
11 10 (4.41%) Senior Project Manager
12 9 (3.96%) IT Manager
13 8 (3.52%) IT Project Manager
13 8 (3.52%) Validation Consultant
14 7 (3.08%) Functional Consultant
14 7 (3.08%) Project Analyst
14 7 (3.08%) SAP CO Consultant
14 7 (3.08%) SAP FI Consultant
14 7 (3.08%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 7 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.42%) HTML
2 29 (12.78%) CSS
3 28 (12.33%) HTML5
4 6 (2.64%) Middleware
4 6 (2.64%) XML
5 4 (1.76%) J2EE
6 3 (1.32%) .NET
6 3 (1.32%) CSS3
6 3 (1.32%) Django
6 3 (1.32%) EDI
6 3 (1.32%) Flask
6 3 (1.32%) Web Services
7 2 (0.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.88%) jQuery
7 2 (0.88%) Laravel
7 2 (0.88%) Play Framework
7 2 (0.88%) REST
7 2 (0.88%) SAP Business Workflow
7 2 (0.88%) Symfony
7 2 (0.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.78%) FMCG
2 20 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.81%) Life Science
3 9 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.64%) Linked Data
4 6 (2.64%) User Experience
5 5 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.20%) LIMS
5 5 (2.20%) NHS
6 4 (1.76%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.32%) Pharmacovigilance
7 3 (1.32%) Semantic Web
7 3 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.32%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.88%) Biotechnology
8 2 (0.88%) CMDB
8 2 (0.88%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.44%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.64%) Unix
1 6 (2.64%) Windows
2 2 (0.88%) Linux
2 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.44%) Android
3 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.44%) CentOS
3 1 (0.44%) Fedora
3 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.44%) SUSE
3 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.98%) Project Management
2 30 (13.22%) ITIL
2 30 (13.22%) Service Management
3 28 (12.33%) Web Development
4 26 (11.45%) ITSM
4 26 (11.45%) Validation
5 24 (10.57%) ERP
6 18 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (7.05%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (7.05%) SAP Implementation
8 14 (6.17%) Data Analysis
8 14 (6.17%) Quality Management
9 13 (5.73%) Analytics
9 13 (5.73%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (5.29%) Document Management
10 12 (5.29%) Migration
11 11 (4.85%) Business Analysis
11 11 (4.85%) Change Control
11 11 (4.85%) CRM
11 11 (4.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.62%) JavaScript
2 21 (9.25%) SQL
3 13 (5.73%) Java
4 6 (2.64%) PHP
4 6 (2.64%) SPARQL
4 6 (2.64%) VBA
5 4 (1.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.76%) Python
5 4 (1.76%) TypeScript
6 2 (0.88%) C#
6 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.44%) ABAP
7 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.44%) C
7 1 (0.44%) C++
7 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.44%) Perl
7 1 (0.44%) Scala
7 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (5.73%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.88%) MCSE
3 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.44%) APMP
4 1 (0.44%) CCA
4 1 (0.44%) CISA
4 1 (0.44%) CRISC
4 1 (0.44%) CSQA
4 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.44%) MBA
4 1 (0.44%) MCITP
4 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.44%) PMP
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.78%) GxP
2 14 (6.17%) GMP
3 12 (5.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 7 (3.08%) Data Quality
5 6 (2.64%) PMO
5 6 (2.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.76%) QA
7 3 (1.32%) GAMP
7 3 (1.32%) GCP
7 3 (1.32%) GLP
8 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.88%) HL7
9 1 (0.44%) COBIT
9 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.44%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.44%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) GPFS
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.44%) NFS
2 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.44%) XenApp
2 1 (0.44%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (25.99%) SAP
2 23 (10.13%) ServiceNow
3 20 (8.81%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.64%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.20%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.20%) Google
5 5 (2.20%) Oracle
6 4 (1.76%) Tableau
7 3 (1.32%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.32%) FXall
7 3 (1.32%) HP
7 3 (1.32%) Reuters
7 3 (1.32%) VMware
8 2 (0.88%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.88%) Adobe
8 2 (0.88%) BMC
8 2 (0.88%) CA
8 2 (0.88%) Citrix
8 2 (0.88%) Cognos
8 2 (0.88%) HEAT Software
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £13 - £18 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £550 - £650 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago