The table below looks at the statistics for Chemistry skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chemistry over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chemistry
UK
Rank 592 616 605
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Contract jobs citing Chemistry 5 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.030% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Median daily rate £455 £261 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.16% -25.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £208 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £373 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £293 £353
% change year-on-year
+49.57% -17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.00 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37065 42986 41665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.79% 82.74% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24644 28105 26278
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1180 1114
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.75 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Chemistry as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chemistry
Daily Rate Trend

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

Chemistry Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Chemistry
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chemistry within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Chemistry Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Chemistry
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Chemistry Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Chemistry
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 +21 5 £455 +97.82% 13
South East +15 4 £438 +49.57% 4
Berkshire +12 4 £438 - 2
Bracknell +4 2 £420 -
London +16 1 £700 +211.11%

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Chemistry 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 Chemistry.

1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Biology
3 6 (46.15%) Life Science
4 5 (38.46%) Ontologies
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) Linked Data
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 3 (23.08%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (15.38%) Big Data
7 2 (15.38%) Android
7 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (15.38%) Android Development
7 2 (15.38%) LIMS
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) GxP
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (15.38%) Validation
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.69%) TrackWise
8 1 (7.69%) Information Management
8 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (7.69%) Physics

Chemistry
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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) TrackWise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQLPlus
General
1 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Android Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) LIMS Manager
3 1 (7.69%) LIMS Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) QC Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Life Science
2 3 (23.08%) Linked Data
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) LIMS
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Biology
3 5 (38.46%) Ontologies
4 3 (23.08%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Information Management
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.69%) Physics
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) APMP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GxP
2 1 (7.69%) GMP
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) LabVantage
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