The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmacovigilance in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmacovigilance over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmacovigilance
Rank 659 644 613
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -31
Contract jobs citing Pharmacovigilance 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.005% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.027% 0.017% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate £430 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
18208 17980 17517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.58% 31.69% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11846 10898 10690
Average daily rate £425 £420 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 596 704 760
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.96 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Pharmacovigilance
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pharmacovigilance within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Pharmacovigilance Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Pharmacovigilance
Daily Rate Trend

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

Pharmacovigilance Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Pharmacovigilance
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Pharmacovigilance Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Pharmacovigilance
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmacovigilance within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 5 £430 - 1
London - 5 £430 -
Docklands, London - 2 £430 -
City of London - 1 £428 -

Pharmacovigilance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pharmacovigilance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmacovigilance.

1 11 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
5 4 (36.36%) MS Project
5 4 (36.36%) HTTP
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Adobe
5 4 (36.36%) PMI
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) Middleware
5 4 (36.36%) LiveCycle
5 4 (36.36%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) UML
6 3 (27.27%) LDAP
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Use Case
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD

Pharmacovigilance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pharmacovigilance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmacovigilance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) LiveCycle
1 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) FileMaker
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 11 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) FileMaker Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) PMI
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Animation
4 1 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) BPMN
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Process
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
3 2 (18.18%) PMP
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GAMP
1 2 (18.18%) GxP
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
3 1 (9.09%) SAP