The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Life Science 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.51% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £344 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-45.00% -5.88%
Life Science
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
11 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 19.30% 37.88% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 13
Average daily rate £350 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Life Science across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Life Science
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Life Science Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Life Science
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Life Science 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 Life Science.

1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Saba
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Life Science 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 Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Saba