The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 22 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.83% 6.09% 5.80%
As % of the General category 9.52% 19.44% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 6
Average daily rate
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£438 £330 £528
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.57% -37.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £210 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £465 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -50.00%
Pharmaceutical
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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 Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
63 72 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.72% 31.30% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 47 30
Average daily rate £350 £363 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £513 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £33.25 £17.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -53.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) FMCG
3 3 (20.00%) GAMP
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) SAP FI-GL
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Varonis
5 1 (6.67%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) BPCS
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (6.67%) BPCS
2 1 (6.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (6.67%) SAP APO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP MM
2 1 (6.67%) MFGPRO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Validation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Transition Manager
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Quality Manager
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) FMCG
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) GAMP
2 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.67%) NetIQ
3 1 (6.67%) Varonis
3 1 (6.67%) Manugistics
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp