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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 132 96 125
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +29
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 25 66 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 1.58% 0.43%
As % of the General category 2.69% 4.34% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 7
Median daily rate £475 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.80% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +38.29%
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
931 1521 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.24% 36.30% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 951 640
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 70 48
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +27.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -18 18 £500 +40.84% 3
Manchester +5 5 £363 -9.37% 2
Cumbria - 2 - -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) Validation
3 11 (21.57%) SAP
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.73%) Migration
5 7 (13.73%) Project Management
6 6 (11.76%) Essbase
6 6 (11.76%) MS Office
6 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.76%) Hyperion
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle
6 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 6 (11.76%) MDX
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (11.76%) Analytics
7 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
8 4 (7.84%) ETL
8 4 (7.84%) Saba
8 4 (7.84%) Data Mart
8 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.84%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (7.84%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (7.84%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (7.84%) Talend
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (5.88%) Learning Management System

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 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.96%) MS Project
4 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.96%) Maximo
2 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.96%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (5.88%) SaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Office 365
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Essbase
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (7.84%) Data Mart
3 2 (3.92%) OLAP
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) ERwin
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Dutch Language
2 3 (5.88%) French Language
2 3 (5.88%) German Language
2 3 (5.88%) Italian Language
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (5.88%) Russian Language
2 3 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) HR Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) OBIEE Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Business IT Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) HR Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) IT Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) IT Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Hyperion Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) SAP Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Hyperion Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Process Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) MDX
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) boto
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) CSS3
3 1 (1.96%) HTML5
3 1 (1.96%) JSON
3 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.96%) XHTML
3 1 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.88%) Learning Management System
1 3 (5.88%) Life Science
1 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.88%) NHS
2 2 (3.92%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.96%) BYOD
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Informatics
3 1 (1.96%) LIMS
3 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Social Media
3 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Validation
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) Migration
3 7 (13.73%) Project Management
4 6 (11.76%) Analytics
4 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
5 4 (7.84%) ETL
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.88%) Logistics
6 3 (5.88%) Scrum
6 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.92%) Requirements Management
7 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.96%) Perl
2 1 (1.96%) PHP
2 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.96%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) GxP
2 1 (1.96%) GMP
2 1 (1.96%) P3O
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) NFS
1 1 (1.96%) Varnish
1 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) SAP
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) Hyperion
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) Saba
4 4 (7.84%) Talend
5 2 (3.92%) Informatica
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe
6 1 (1.96%) IDERA
6 1 (1.96%) Twitter
6 1 (1.96%) Workday
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