The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 50 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 3 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.59% 1.87% 0.18%
As % of the General category 2.52% 7.93% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 1
Median daily rate £185 £300 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% -5.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £24.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+46.93% +28.94%
Pharmaceutical
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
119 164 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.47% 23.60% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 134 124
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.25 £25.60 £120.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +20.00%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cardiff +12 3 £185 -38.33%
Pharmaceutical
Wales

Pharmaceutical
Top 6 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) NHS

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB