The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 7 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 6.06% 12.77% 29.41%
As % of the General category 22.22% 60.00% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 10
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- £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £38.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-38.96% +85.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Macclesfield region.

General Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 27.27% 21.28% 54.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 21
Average daily rate £190 £310 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.70% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £414 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Pharmaceutical
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (55.56%) SAP
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 4 (44.44%) SAP EWM
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) SAP ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) GCP
5 1 (11.11%) GxP
5 1 (11.11%) Ariba
5 1 (11.11%) Cognizant
5 1 (11.11%) JDA
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (11.11%) RedPrairie
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Clinical Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Life Science
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP EWM
2 2 (22.22%) SAP ERP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Manager
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Clinical Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GCP
1 1 (11.11%) GxP
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Ariba
2 1 (11.11%) Cognizant
2 1 (11.11%) JDA
2 1 (11.11%) RedPrairie