The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 102 90
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.11% 0.40%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.35% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £388 £394 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £525
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £24.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+25.51% -42.35%

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

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
402 572 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.39% 31.62% 40.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 335 327
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.99 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.89% -0.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £17.64 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.39 £18.99 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 2 (25.00%) Data Extraction
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) NFS
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) SAP QM
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP QM Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) BYOD
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Extraction
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) SAP