The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Middlesex region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 16 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 14 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.25% 5.68% 2.45%
As % of the General category 20.00% 17.11% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 3
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£330 £528 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.44% +50.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £625 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £450 £390
% change year-on-year
-17.22% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £36.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-44.82% +61.11%
General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
70 76 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.25% 33.19% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 33 38
Average daily rate £363 £313 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £29.00 £20.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%
Pharmaceutical
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 2014, 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 10 (33.33%) SAP
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 4 (13.33%) ERP
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) Finance
4 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (6.67%) Logistics
6 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (6.67%) GxP
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (3.33%) Advertising
7 1 (3.33%) Validation
7 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP APO
1 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.33%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Web Editor
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Web Content Editor
5 1 (3.33%) Content Editor
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 4 (13.33%) ERP
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Document Management
5 2 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Release Management
6 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) ABAP
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) GxP
1 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (3.33%) GMP
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Pharma Division
Posted: 6 days ago