The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 261 240 236
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs citing Life Science 8 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.67% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 11
Median daily rate £381 £513 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.60% +2.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £615 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year
-34.88% -
Life Science
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2850 2976 2614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.05% 31.88% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1656 1556 1398
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £232 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 141 180
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.86 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.55% -17.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Life Science
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Life Science across the South East region.

Life Science Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Life Science
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Life Science across the South East region.

Life Science Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Life Science
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Hampshire -3 4 - - 1
Berkshire -5 3 £381 +8.92% 2
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Life Science
England

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Life Science 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 South East region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 16 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
1 16 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 12 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 12 (33.33%) SAP
3 11 (30.56%) Migration
4 8 (22.22%) Logistics
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
5 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) Marketing
6 5 (13.89%) Degree
7 4 (11.11%) SAP PP-PI
7 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) SAP QM
7 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) LIMS
7 4 (11.11%) SAP MM
7 4 (11.11%) SAP PP
7 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.33%) SDLC
8 3 (8.33%) CBAP
8 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (8.33%) Adobe
8 3 (8.33%) PMP
8 3 (8.33%) HTML
8 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.33%) Photoshop

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (5.56%) CMS
1 2 (5.56%) concrete5
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.56%) WordPress
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) Documentum
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SAP MM
1 4 (11.11%) SAP PP
1 4 (11.11%) SAP PP-PI
1 4 (11.11%) SAP QM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) GIS
2 1 (2.78%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 16 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Consultant
2 11 (30.56%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
4 7 (19.44%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
4 7 (19.44%) Supply Chain Consultant
5 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) SAP QM Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Business Integration Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Data Integration Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Designer
8 2 (5.56%) Development Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Development Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Research Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Senior IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
1 3 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.11%) LIMS
2 3 (8.33%) Biotechnology
2 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Biometrics
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Biology
4 1 (2.78%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 11 (30.56%) Migration
3 8 (22.22%) Logistics
4 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
4 7 (19.44%) Project Management
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Content Development
7 2 (5.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) CBAP
2 3 (8.33%) PMP
3 2 (5.56%) PhD
4 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
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