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 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 131 79 121
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +42
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 30 92 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.86% 2.05% 0.68%
As % of the General category 2.83% 5.54% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 8
Median daily rate £300 £357 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.96% -20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £296 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.25 £13.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.69% -50.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £24.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+36.73% +13.95%
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 North West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1059 1662 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.31% 37.11% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 975 576
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 71 49
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.25 £18.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.07% +21.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £54.00 £45.00
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 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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -26 25 £275 -26.66% 2
Manchester -15 4 £325 - 10
Cumbria - 1 - -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.95%) Analytics
4 14 (17.07%) Project Management
4 14 (17.07%) Visual Analytics
5 13 (15.85%) Oracle
5 13 (15.85%) SAP
5 13 (15.85%) Scrum
6 11 (13.41%) Validation
6 11 (13.41%) Java
7 10 (12.20%) JavaScript
7 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
7 10 (12.20%) TDD
7 10 (12.20%) AngularJS
8 9 (10.98%) HTML5
8 9 (10.98%) Performance Management
8 9 (10.98%) HTML
8 9 (10.98%) CSS
9 8 (9.76%) SQL
9 8 (9.76%) MS Office
9 8 (9.76%) Hyperion
9 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
9 8 (9.76%) Migration
9 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
9 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.54%) TypeScript
10 7 (8.54%) Spring
10 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
10 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
10 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling

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 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) WinCC
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Office
2 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.10%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.22%) MS Project
5 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (2.44%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.22%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.88%) SaaS
1 4 (4.88%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (3.66%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) IaaS
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (4.88%) Data Mart
1 4 (4.88%) Essbase
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.44%) OLAP
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.44%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) JIRA
2 5 (6.10%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.44%) ERwin
General
1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Banking
2 2 (2.44%) Marketing
2 2 (2.44%) Swedish Language
3 1 (1.22%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.22%) French Language
3 1 (1.22%) German Language
3 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.22%) Legal
3 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Russian Language
3 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Analyst
2 19 (23.17%) Business Analyst
3 17 (20.73%) Developer
4 7 (8.54%) IT Manager
4 7 (8.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) HR Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.10%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Angular Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) HR Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Hyperion Developer
6 4 (4.88%) IT Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (4.88%) OBIEE Developer
6 4 (4.88%) SAP Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) AngularJS
2 9 (10.98%) CSS
2 9 (10.98%) HTML
2 9 (10.98%) HTML5
3 7 (8.54%) Spring
4 6 (7.32%) Angular 2
5 5 (6.10%) REST
6 4 (4.88%) MDX
7 2 (2.44%) CSS3
7 2 (2.44%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.22%) .NET
8 1 (1.22%) MyBatis
8 1 (1.22%) Node.js
8 1 (1.22%) React
8 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.22%) XHTML
8 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Life Science
2 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.88%) Informatics
3 4 (4.88%) NHS
4 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.66%) Learning Management System
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.44%) LIMS
5 2 (2.44%) Social Media
5 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.22%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) AIX
1 2 (2.44%) Linux
1 2 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (1.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.95%) Analytics
3 14 (17.07%) Project Management
3 14 (17.07%) Visual Analytics
4 13 (15.85%) Scrum
5 11 (13.41%) Validation
6 10 (12.20%) TDD
7 9 (10.98%) Performance Management
8 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.76%) Migration
8 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
9 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.32%) Supplier Management
11 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (6.10%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (6.10%) Matrix Organization
12 4 (4.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) Java
2 10 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.76%) SQL
4 7 (8.54%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.22%) C
5 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) CCNA
2 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.44%) CCNP
4 1 (1.22%) CCIE
4 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) GMP
1 1 (1.22%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.22%) P3O
1 1 (1.22%) QA
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) vRealize
2 1 (1.22%) OPNET
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle
1 13 (15.85%) SAP
2 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.76%) Hyperion
4 5 (6.10%) Talend
5 4 (4.88%) Saba
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco
6 3 (3.66%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.44%) Informatica
7 2 (2.44%) VMware
8 1 (1.22%) Adobe
8 1 (1.22%) Ariba
8 1 (1.22%) CA
8 1 (1.22%) LabWare
8 1 (1.22%) Siemens
8 1 (1.22%) Twitter
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