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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 15 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 11 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.48% 4.32% 8.33%
As % of the General category 22.45% 21.62% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 13
Average daily rate £413 £350 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -34.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £496
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £350 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £500 £389
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +28.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £34.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.73% +85.13%
Pharmaceutical
South East

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
49 37 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.33% 20.00% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 33
Average daily rate £418 £438 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.57% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £313 £459
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 12
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +7.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

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 9 February 2016, 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 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) ERP
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (14.29%) GAMP
3 2 (14.29%) GxP
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
3 2 (14.29%) SAP SD
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) General Ledger
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (7.14%) IISP
4 1 (7.14%) IT Audit
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Threat Modelling

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) iPlanet
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP SD
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessWare
2 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (7.14%) SQLPlus
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) AS400
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) CRM
1 3 (21.43%) ERP
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
3 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
3 1 (7.14%) Information Management
3 1 (7.14%) SABSA
3 1 (7.14%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (7.14%) CCSP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) IISP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GAMP
1 2 (14.29%) GxP
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) BEA
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Vitria
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