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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 23 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.35% 2.43% 6.01%
As % of the General category 12.07% 8.33% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 13
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £375 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.25 £20.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+137.34% +1.21%
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
58 60 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.75% 29.13% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 28 47
Median daily rate £400 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £224 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +90.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.88 £15.85 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £47.50 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) CA
2 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Validation
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) QMS
2 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (6.25%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security

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
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessWare
1 1 (6.25%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI-AP
1 1 (6.25%) SAP R/3
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Travel Management
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Product Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Project Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Product Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) 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
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%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) QMS
2 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
3 1 (6.25%) Information Management
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.25%) SABSA
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
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%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (6.25%) GAMP
1 1 (6.25%) GMP
1 1 (6.25%) GxP
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 2 (12.50%) CA
1 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) BEA
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Vitria