The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 139 115 116
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.58% 0.36% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £398 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.14% -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+155.55% +12.50%
Pharmaceutical
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
856 825 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.17% 34.25% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 521 347
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 48 55
Median hourly rate £15.75 £31.44 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.90% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £13.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Coventry -10 3 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £398 - 2
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 17 (85.00%) Retail
2 16 (80.00%) SAP
3 15 (75.00%) SAP Implementation
4 9 (45.00%) Order to Cash
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) SAP SD
6 6 (30.00%) Revenue Management
6 6 (30.00%) Billing
6 6 (30.00%) Logistics
6 6 (30.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (30.00%) Revenue Recognition
7 4 (20.00%) hybris
8 3 (15.00%) SAP HANA
8 3 (15.00%) SAP FSCM
8 3 (15.00%) Banking
8 3 (15.00%) SAP CO
8 3 (15.00%) SAP FI
8 3 (15.00%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (10.00%) SAP BI
9 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) SAP Retail
9 2 (10.00%) Information Management
9 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SAP SD
2 3 (15.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (15.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (15.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (15.00%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (5.00%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) SAP BI
General
1 17 (85.00%) Retail
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Billing
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Consultant
2 15 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Pricing Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) SAP BI Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Procurement Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) EDI
1 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) SAP Implementation
2 9 (45.00%) Order to Cash
3 6 (30.00%) Logistics
3 6 (30.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (30.00%) Revenue Management
3 6 (30.00%) Revenue Recognition
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCIE
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) hybris
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) VMware