The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 11 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.26% 1.52% 3.33%
As % of the General category 13.64% 5.26% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £350 £260 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -1.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £513 £388
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +32.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £34.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.73% +85.13%
Pharmaceutical
London

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

General Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 38.60% 28.79% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the Uxbridge region.

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Pharmaceutical 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 Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) FMCG
2 2 (20.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) WebEx
2 2 (20.00%) Saba
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) SAS
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Pharmaceutical 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 Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
1 2 (20.00%) WebEx
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) JPA
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Swing
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) FMCG
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (20.00%) Life Science
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) RUP
2 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Groovy
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Saba
3 1 (10.00%) SAP