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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 207 198 156
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -42
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 50 79 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.80% 1.04%
As % of the General category 1.86% 2.24% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 48
Median daily rate £403 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £325 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £500 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 10
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £21.40 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £47.00 £34.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £24.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+36.73% +28.94%
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
2691 3524 3127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.16% 35.50% 33.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1565 2013 1694
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 117 105
Median hourly rate £23.68 £24.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% +28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.23 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +11 20 £380 +12.17% 1
Surrey -11 17 £550 +37.50% 4
Middlesex +2 6 £350 -20.45%
Hampshire +6 3 £550 +44.26% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £233 -35.41%
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 -
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 24 (28.57%) Validation
2 19 (22.62%) SAP
3 15 (17.86%) SDLC
4 14 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 12 (14.29%) Project Management
6 11 (13.10%) Finance
6 11 (13.10%) ERP
6 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
6 11 (13.10%) QA
7 10 (11.90%) Life Science
7 10 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (11.90%) ITIL
7 10 (11.90%) GAMP
7 10 (11.90%) GxP
8 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
8 9 (10.71%) Change Management
8 9 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 9 (10.71%) Test Scripting
9 8 (9.52%) Data Management
9 8 (9.52%) Quality Management
9 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.33%) Change Control
10 7 (8.33%) Coaching
10 7 (8.33%) Compliance Management
10 7 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (8.33%) Workflow
10 7 (8.33%) Migration
10 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (8.33%) MS Office
10 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

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 (13.10%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.95%) Drupal
3 2 (2.38%) CMS
3 2 (2.38%) Documentum
3 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.19%) JBoss
4 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Project
3 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.38%) HFM
2 2 (2.38%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.38%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.19%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.19%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (1.19%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.19%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.19%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.19%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (1.19%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.19%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.19%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) DNS
1 2 (2.38%) IMAP
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.19%) LDAP
2 1 (1.19%) Network Security
2 1 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.19%) Essbase
3 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.19%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.19%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.19%) Redis
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) LSMW
2 1 (1.19%) Ant
2 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.19%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.19%) Gradle
2 1 (1.19%) Hudson
2 1 (1.19%) JBehave
2 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.19%) JUnit
2 1 (1.19%) LoadUI
2 1 (1.19%) Maven
2 1 (1.19%) Mockito
2 1 (1.19%) Selenium
2 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.19%) Subversion
2 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Analyst
2 16 (19.05%) Consultant
3 15 (17.86%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Compliance Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (5.95%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Validation Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Developer
7 4 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Quality Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Validation Specialist
8 3 (3.57%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Compliance Manager
8 3 (3.57%) IT Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) CSS
1 3 (3.57%) HTML
2 2 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.19%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.19%) HTML5
3 1 (1.19%) iBATIS
3 1 (1.19%) Java EE
3 1 (1.19%) JMS
3 1 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.19%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (1.19%) REST
3 1 (1.19%) RESTful
3 1 (1.19%) Sass
3 1 (1.19%) SOAP
3 1 (1.19%) Spring
3 1 (1.19%) Symfony
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) XHTML
3 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Life Science
2 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.38%) Informatics
3 2 (2.38%) Online Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Pharmacovigilance
3 2 (2.38%) PMI
3 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.19%) CMDB
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.19%) FMCG
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Replication
4 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) Validation
2 15 (17.86%) SDLC
3 12 (14.29%) Project Management
4 11 (13.10%) ERP
5 10 (11.90%) ITIL
5 10 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (10.71%) Change Management
6 9 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 9 (10.71%) Test Scripting
7 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (9.52%) Data Management
7 8 (9.52%) Quality Management
8 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.33%) Change Control
8 7 (8.33%) Coaching
8 7 (8.33%) Compliance Management
8 7 (8.33%) Document Management
8 7 (8.33%) Migration
8 7 (8.33%) Workflow
9 6 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.95%) C
1 5 (5.95%) Java
2 4 (4.76%) PHP
3 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.57%) SQL
4 2 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.19%) R
5 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
1 5 (5.95%) PMP
2 3 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.19%) CISA
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.19%) MCITP
4 1 (1.19%) MCSE
4 1 (1.19%) MCTS
4 1 (1.19%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 11 (13.10%) QA
3 10 (11.90%) GAMP
3 10 (11.90%) GxP
4 7 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (4.76%) GCP
5 4 (4.76%) GMP
6 2 (2.38%) COBIT
6 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.38%) SLA
7 1 (1.19%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) SAP
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Capita
3 3 (3.57%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.38%) CA
4 2 (2.38%) Misys
4 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe
5 1 (1.19%) Ariba
5 1 (1.19%) BMC
5 1 (1.19%) BT
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco
5 1 (1.19%) Concur
5 1 (1.19%) HP
5 1 (1.19%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.19%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle
5 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.19%) Symantec
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