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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 18 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.57% 5.59% 6.35%
As % of the General category 17.65% 16.67% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
Median daily rate £413 £405 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +3.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £435 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+65.00% -55.55%
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
34 54 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.24% 33.54% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 45
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 15
Median hourly rate £44.00 £30.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.08% -27.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) IIS
4 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
4 2 (12.50%) SAP SD
4 2 (12.50%) GxP
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Certification
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) iPlanet
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 2 (12.50%) SAP SD
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessWare
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP R/3
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Travel Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) DB2 UDB
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Product Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Validation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) CESG
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) AIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Certification
2 1 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (6.25%) CCSP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISM
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) IISP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GxP
2 1 (6.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (6.25%) GAMP
2 1 (6.25%) GMP
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) BEA
3 1 (6.25%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Vitria