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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 236 202 167
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -35
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 30 69 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.73% 0.95%
As % of the General category 1.08% 2.12% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 51
Median daily rate £417 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £258 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Median hourly rate £78.25 £20.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+277.10% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.65 £17.00 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.85 £22.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.25 £20.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+137.34% +1.21%
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
2766 3253 3172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.40% 34.44% 34.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1578 1751 1673
Median daily rate £406 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 94 121
Median hourly rate £21.18 £21.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.81 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Berkshire -16 15 £348 +26.45% 8
Hampshire +5 4 £563 +12.50% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £436 +32.04%
Middlesex -12 2 £431 +15.00% 1
Surrey -32 2 £550 +1.85% 2
West Sussex -22 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 - 2
Sussex - 1 £175 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 37 (33.94%) SAP
2 26 (23.85%) Validation
3 21 (19.27%) Project Management
4 18 (16.51%) Migration
5 17 (15.60%) Manufacturing
6 15 (13.76%) GAP Analysis
6 15 (13.76%) Life Science
7 14 (12.84%) Degree
8 13 (11.93%) Finance
9 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
10 11 (10.09%) GxP
10 11 (10.09%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (10.09%) SharePoint
10 11 (10.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 11 (10.09%) Change Management
11 10 (9.17%) CRM
11 10 (9.17%) QA
11 10 (9.17%) Marketing
11 10 (9.17%) Change Control
11 10 (9.17%) SDLC
11 10 (9.17%) Veeva
12 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (8.26%) MS Project
13 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (6.42%) Document Management
14 7 (6.42%) Programme Management
14 7 (6.42%) Quality Management
14 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence

Pharmaceutical
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 11 (10.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.75%) CMS
2 3 (2.75%) IIS
2 3 (2.75%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.92%) Apache
3 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.92%) Documentum
3 1 (0.92%) iPlanet
3 1 (0.92%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MS Project
2 6 (5.50%) MS Office
3 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) SAP MM
1 4 (3.67%) SAP PP
1 4 (3.67%) SAP PP-PI
1 4 (3.67%) SAP QM
2 3 (2.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.83%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.83%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (1.83%) SAP GRC
3 2 (1.83%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.92%) BusinessWare
4 1 (0.92%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.92%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.92%) SAP Travel Management
4 1 (0.92%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) Veeva
2 5 (4.59%) SaaS
3 2 (1.83%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.92%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) DHCP
1 1 (0.92%) DNS
1 1 (0.92%) Firewall
1 1 (0.92%) Intranet
1 1 (0.92%) LDAP
1 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.83%) SAP BI
1 2 (1.83%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.92%) DB2
2 1 (0.92%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (0.92%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (15.60%) Manufacturing
2 13 (11.93%) Finance
3 10 (9.17%) Marketing
4 4 (3.67%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (21.10%) Consultant
2 15 (13.76%) Project Manager
3 13 (11.93%) SAP Consultant
4 12 (11.01%) Analyst
5 7 (6.42%) Architect
5 7 (6.42%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
5 7 (6.42%) Supply Chain Consultant
6 6 (5.50%) Developer
6 6 (5.50%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Validation Specialist
7 5 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.67%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (3.67%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.67%) PMO Lead
8 4 (3.67%) SAP Manager
8 4 (3.67%) SAP QM Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Validation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) .NET
2 3 (2.75%) CSS
3 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.83%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.83%) HTML
3 2 (1.83%) Spring
4 1 (0.92%) Middleware
4 1 (0.92%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.92%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.92%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Life Science
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.50%) FMCG
4 5 (4.59%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.67%) e-Learning
5 4 (3.67%) LIMS
6 3 (2.75%) Chemistry
6 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.83%) User Experience
8 1 (0.92%) AS400
8 1 (0.92%) Biology
8 1 (0.92%) CESG
8 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.92%) NHS
8 1 (0.92%) Replication
8 1 (0.92%) Statistics
8 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) Windows
2 3 (2.75%) Linux
2 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.92%) AIX
4 1 (0.92%) Solaris
4 1 (0.92%) Unix
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.85%) Validation
2 21 (19.27%) Project Management
3 18 (16.51%) Migration
4 15 (13.76%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (10.09%) Change Management
6 10 (9.17%) Change Control
6 10 (9.17%) CRM
6 10 (9.17%) SDLC
7 8 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.42%) Document Management
8 7 (6.42%) Programme Management
8 7 (6.42%) Quality Management
9 6 (5.50%) Data Modelling
9 6 (5.50%) ERP
9 6 (5.50%) Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (5.50%) Test Scripting
10 5 (4.59%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.75%) C
2 2 (1.83%) C#
2 2 (1.83%) Java
2 2 (1.83%) SQL
3 1 (0.92%) ABAP
3 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.92%) R
3 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.83%) PMP
3 1 (0.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (0.92%) CCNA
3 1 (0.92%) CCNP
3 1 (0.92%) CCSP
3 1 (0.92%) CISA
3 1 (0.92%) CISM
3 1 (0.92%) CISSP
3 1 (0.92%) IISP
3 1 (0.92%) MBA
3 1 (0.92%) MCITP
3 1 (0.92%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 11 (10.09%) GxP
2 10 (9.17%) QA
3 6 (5.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.59%) GMP
5 2 (1.83%) GAMP
5 2 (1.83%) GCP
6 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) ClearTrust
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (33.94%) SAP
2 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.09%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.67%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.83%) IBM
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle
5 2 (1.83%) VMware
6 1 (0.92%) Adobe
6 1 (0.92%) Axway
6 1 (0.92%) BEA
6 1 (0.92%) CA
6 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.92%) Citrix
6 1 (0.92%) Dell
6 1 (0.92%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.92%) NetApp
6 1 (0.92%) NetIQ
6 1 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.92%) Vitria
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