The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmacovigilance in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmacovigilance over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmacovigilance
Rank 651 646 591
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -55
Contract jobs citing Pharmacovigilance 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.017% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £430 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
18012 17578 16813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.03% 31.84% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11669 10770 10365
Median daily rate £425 £413 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £230
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 603 718 736
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Pharmacovigilance
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Pharmacovigilance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmacovigilance within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 -12 5 £430 -
London - 5 £430 -
Docklands, London - 3 £430 -
City of London - 1 £428 -

Pharmacovigilance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmacovigilance 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 Pharmacovigilance.

1 8 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) LDAP
4 3 (37.50%) Adobe
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) LiveCycle
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) PMI
5 2 (25.00%) PMP
5 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) MS Project
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office

Pharmacovigilance
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) LiveCycle
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) FileMaker
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) FileMaker Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Animation
3 1 (12.50%) Life Science
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BPMN
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) DMAIC
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Process
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PMP
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (12.50%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) IBM