The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 195 150 149
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -1
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 75 93 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 1.01% 1.03%
As % of the General category 2.24% 2.87% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 53 55
Average daily rate
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£431 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £191 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £488 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £438
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 2
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £17.00 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.50 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3348 3237 3131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.23% 35.27% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1911 1714 1559
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 107 124
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -37.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +6 34 £485 -0.51% 7
Berkshire -12 22 £306 -18.33% 5
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £360 +69.41% 2
Middlesex -9 5 £440 +33.33%
West Sussex - 5 - - 3
Hampshire -7 2 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 49 (26.20%) Project Management
2 39 (20.86%) SAP
3 37 (19.79%) GAMP
4 36 (19.25%) Finance
5 33 (17.65%) Manufacturing
6 30 (16.04%) GxP
7 26 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (11.23%) Life Science
8 21 (11.23%) ITIL
8 21 (11.23%) Management Information System
9 20 (10.70%) ERP
10 19 (10.16%) Validation
11 17 (9.09%) Migration
12 15 (8.02%) PRINCE2
13 14 (7.49%) Degree
13 14 (7.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (6.95%) FMCG
14 13 (6.95%) LIMS
14 13 (6.95%) Risk Management
15 12 (6.42%) Information Security
15 12 (6.42%) Service Delivery
15 12 (6.42%) Change Management
15 12 (6.42%) SDLC
16 11 (5.88%) MS Excel
16 11 (5.88%) SQL
17 10 (5.35%) GMP
17 10 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
18 9 (4.81%) Windows
18 9 (4.81%) Business Analysis

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.60%) Lync
2 3 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.07%) WordPress
3 2 (1.07%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (1.07%) Confluence
3 2 (1.07%) CMS
3 2 (1.07%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.74%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.14%) MS Office
4 3 (1.60%) MS Project
4 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.07%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.07%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (1.07%) BPCS
2 2 (1.07%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (1.07%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.53%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.53%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.53%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.53%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.53%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.53%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.53%) HFM
3 1 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.67%) Veeva
2 2 (1.07%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.07%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.53%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.21%) Firewall
2 4 (2.14%) VoIP
3 3 (1.60%) SAN
3 3 (1.60%) NAS
4 2 (1.07%) LAN
4 2 (1.07%) WAN
5 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless
5 1 (0.53%) 2G
5 1 (0.53%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.74%) MS Access
2 6 (3.21%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.67%) QlikView
3 5 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.07%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.53%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.53%) Big Data
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.07%) JIRA
General
1 36 (19.25%) Finance
2 33 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.28%) Marketing
4 2 (1.07%) French Language
4 2 (1.07%) Banking
4 2 (1.07%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.07%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Publishing
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (32.09%) Analyst
2 28 (14.97%) Business Analyst
3 25 (13.37%) Project Manager
4 20 (10.70%) Change Manager
5 15 (8.02%) Business Manager
6 13 (6.95%) Business Change Manager
7 12 (6.42%) Information Analyst
7 12 (6.42%) Architect
8 10 (5.35%) Consultant
8 10 (5.35%) Security Analyst
8 10 (5.35%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (4.81%) Information Security Analyst
10 8 (4.28%) Services Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.28%) Service Manager
10 8 (4.28%) Developer
11 7 (3.74%) SAP Manager
12 5 (2.67%) Programme Manager
12 5 (2.67%) IT Architect
12 5 (2.67%) SAP Consultant
13 4 (2.14%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.21%) Middleware
2 5 (2.67%) HTML
3 3 (1.60%) J2EE
3 3 (1.60%) LAMP
3 3 (1.60%) SAP Basis
3 3 (1.60%) CSS
3 3 (1.60%) jQuery
3 3 (1.60%) HTML5
4 2 (1.07%) CSS3
4 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.07%) .NET
5 1 (0.53%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.53%) Android SDK
5 1 (0.53%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.23%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.23%) Life Science
3 13 (6.95%) FMCG
3 13 (6.95%) LIMS
4 8 (4.28%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.14%) Chemistry
6 3 (1.60%) Pharmacovigilance
6 3 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.60%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.07%) iSeries
7 2 (1.07%) PMI
7 2 (1.07%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Informatics
8 1 (0.53%) Economics
8 1 (0.53%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.81%) Windows
2 8 (4.28%) UNIX
3 3 (1.60%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.53%) Android
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.20%) Project Management
2 21 (11.23%) ITIL
3 20 (10.70%) ERP
4 19 (10.16%) Validation
5 17 (9.09%) Migration
6 15 (8.02%) PRINCE2
7 14 (7.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 13 (6.95%) Risk Management
9 12 (6.42%) Information Security
9 12 (6.42%) Service Delivery
9 12 (6.42%) Change Management
9 12 (6.42%) SDLC
10 10 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.81%) Business Analysis
12 8 (4.28%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (4.28%) CRM
13 6 (3.21%) Information Management
13 6 (3.21%) Logistics
13 6 (3.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.88%) SQL
2 6 (3.21%) C
3 5 (2.67%) Java
3 5 (2.67%) VBA
4 4 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.60%) PHP
6 2 (1.07%) C#
7 1 (0.53%) Perl
7 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.53%) VB
7 1 (0.53%) Python
7 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (7.49%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) PMP
2 6 (3.21%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.14%) CCNA
4 2 (1.07%) CISSP
4 2 (1.07%) MCSA
4 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.07%) CISM
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PhD
5 1 (0.53%) CCNP
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.79%) GAMP
2 30 (16.04%) GxP
3 10 (5.35%) GMP
4 8 (4.28%) QA
5 7 (3.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (2.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (2.14%) GCP
8 2 (1.07%) COBIT
8 2 (1.07%) SLA
8 2 (1.07%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.53%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 39 (20.86%) SAP
2 8 (4.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.74%) Oracle
4 6 (3.21%) HP
4 6 (3.21%) Cisco
4 6 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.67%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.60%) BT
7 2 (1.07%) Google
7 2 (1.07%) Software AG
7 2 (1.07%) Manugistics
7 2 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.07%) Cognos
7 2 (1.07%) Siebel
8 1 (0.53%) Citrix
8 1 (0.53%) Sun
8 1 (0.53%) Misys
8 1 (0.53%) NetApp
8 1 (0.53%) Ariba
8 1 (0.53%) Informatica
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