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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 13 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 8 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.88% 5.75% 1.82%
As % of the General category 18.60% 22.03% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
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£350 £501 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.06% +5.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £383 £418
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £19.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+123.68% -14.60%
Pharmaceutical
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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
43 59 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.22% 26.11% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 19
Average daily rate £405 £468 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.36% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £533 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 9
Average hourly rate £45.50 £42.50 £17.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% +136.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -5.52%

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 3 March 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 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) COBIT
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (10.00%) GCP
3 1 (10.00%) GMP
3 1 (10.00%) GxP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (10.00%) Document Management
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (10.00%) GCP
1 1 (10.00%) GMP
1 1 (10.00%) GxP
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £275 - £310 per day
Posted: 6 days ago