The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / North West
Rank 120 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 19 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 1.03% 0.67%
As % of the General category 2.40% 3.19% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 3
Median daily rate £448 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £253 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £525
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £25.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+23.00% -41.17%

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

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
792 1223 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.17% 32.38% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 757 672
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £259 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 62 61
Median hourly rate £38.46 £26.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.34% +49.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +7 15 £448 -5.78% 7
Manchester +11 2 £388 -1.58%
Lancashire +12 1 - - 8
Merseyside - 1 - - 3
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) SAP
3 8 (17.78%) Validation
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 5 (11.11%) ETL
4 5 (11.11%) Migration
4 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (8.89%) Puppet
5 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum
5 4 (8.89%) Life Science
5 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.89%) MS Office
5 4 (8.89%) Windows
5 4 (8.89%) Linux
5 4 (8.89%) HTML
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) Hyperion
6 3 (6.67%) SAP Certification
6 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.67%) Perl
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 3 (6.67%) Python
6 3 (6.67%) GxP

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.22%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP MDM
2 2 (4.44%) SAP CO
2 2 (4.44%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.22%) Maximo
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.22%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.22%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) Essbase
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.22%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.67%) Dutch Language
3 3 (6.67%) French Language
3 3 (6.67%) German Language
3 3 (6.67%) Italian Language
3 3 (6.67%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (6.67%) Russian Language
3 3 (6.67%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) SAP Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) OBIEE Developer
6 2 (4.44%) SAP MDM Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.44%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) boto
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) HTML5
2 2 (4.44%) JSON
2 2 (4.44%) MDX
2 2 (4.44%) REST
2 2 (4.44%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) YAML
3 1 (2.22%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.22%) CSS3
3 1 (2.22%) Spring
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.89%) Life Science
2 2 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) BYOD
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.22%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (17.78%) Validation
2 5 (11.11%) ETL
2 5 (11.11%) Migration
2 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
3 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
3 4 (8.89%) Scrum
4 3 (6.67%) Analytics
4 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.67%) DevOps
4 3 (6.67%) High Availability
4 3 (6.67%) Logistics
5 2 (4.44%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (4.44%) Data Analytics
5 2 (4.44%) Data Extraction
5 2 (4.44%) Front End Development
5 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.67%) Perl
2 3 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (4.44%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Certification
2 2 (4.44%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) GxP
2 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) GMP
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.22%) NFS
2 1 (2.22%) Varnish
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 3 (6.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) SAP
2 4 (8.89%) Hyperion
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) IDERA
4 2 (4.44%) Talend
4 2 (4.44%) Workday
5 1 (2.22%) Acronis
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica
5 1 (2.22%) Remedy
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
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