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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 14 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 8 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.00% 6.15% 1.48%
As % of the General category 15.69% 19.48% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Average daily rate
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£405 £410 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +26.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £224 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £505 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +100.00%
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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
51 77 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.88% 31.56% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 28
Average daily rate £425 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £554 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 6
Average hourly rate £30.75 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £23.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.15 £42.50 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%

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 27 April 2015, 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 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
1 6 (37.50%) XML
1 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) FMCG
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (12.50%) GAMP
3 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Manugistics
4 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) SAP APO
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) BPCS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (6.25%) BPCS
2 1 (6.25%) SAP APO
2 1 (6.25%) MFGPRO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Transition Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Validation Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Quality Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Data Quality Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
1 6 (37.50%) XML
1 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Validation
1 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Document Management
2 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Coaching
2 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GAMP
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) COBIT
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Manugistics
3 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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