The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 23 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.98% - 1.48%
As % of the General category 4.08% - 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £700 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -50.00%
Pharmaceutical
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49 47 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 23.90% 32.19% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 20
Median daily rate £500 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £820 £581 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £26.74
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.48%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Midlands region.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Midlands region.

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods