The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biotechnology
Rank 654 620 612
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -8
Contract jobs citing Biotechnology 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.011% 0.040% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18013 17308 16772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.02% 31.81% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11670 10593 10336
Median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 605 711 735
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Biotechnology as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Biotechnology
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Biotechnology within the UK.

Biotechnology Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Biotechnology
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Biotechnology within the UK.

Biotechnology Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Biotechnology
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England -28 2 £425 +21.42% 3
City of London +36 1 £425 +21.42% 1
London -13 1 £425 +21.42% 1
East of England - 1 £425 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £425 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £425 -

Biotechnology
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Biotechnology also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Biotechnology.

1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) PMP
2 4 (80.00%) Life Science
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Logistics
4 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Biometrics
4 2 (40.00%) PhD
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) PMI
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) PgMP
5 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Development Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Life Science
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Biometrics
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PMP
2 2 (40.00%) PhD
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) PgMP
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