The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank - 21 23
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 2.96% 0.85%
As % of the General category - 9.76% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £436 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +38.29%
Pharmaceutical
West Midlands

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

General Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.46% 30.37% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 17
Median daily rate £350 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £273 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £463 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £8.89 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.84% -58.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Pharmaceutical
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) CRM Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft