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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 23 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.14% 2.69% 7.92%
As % of the General category 12.77% 8.33% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 18
Median daily rate £350 £440 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £438 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £442 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £24.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+36.73% +13.95%
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
47 60 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.61% 32.26% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 46
Median daily rate £363 £398 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.91% +12.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £484 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -47.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

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
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 1 October 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 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Travel Management
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) QMS
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) GAMP
2 1 (11.11%) GxP
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI-AP
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Travel Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Product Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Leader
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) QMS
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GAMP
1 1 (11.11%) GxP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CA
1 1 (11.11%) SAP