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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 117 116 114
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 17 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.28% 0.043%
As % of the General category 2.35% 0.89% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £310 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £370
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+41.11% +7.14%
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
724 785 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.13% 31.08% 32.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 450 318
Median daily rate £380 £385 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 51 68
Median hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.86% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

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 27 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
Coventry +10 14 - -
Staffordshire +8 2 £320 +6.48%
Birmingham +3 1 £300 -14.28% 1
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (76.19%) SAP
2 15 (71.43%) Retail
3 14 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
4 8 (38.10%) Order to Cash
5 6 (28.57%) Revenue Management
5 6 (28.57%) Revenue Recognition
5 6 (28.57%) Billing
5 6 (28.57%) Logistics
5 6 (28.57%) SAP SD
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (19.05%) hybris
8 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
9 2 (9.52%) Banking
9 2 (9.52%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (9.52%) Change Management
9 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.52%) SAP FI
9 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
9 2 (9.52%) Information Management
9 2 (9.52%) SAP Retail
9 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
9 2 (9.52%) SAP CO
9 2 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM
10 1 (4.76%) Mason
10 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) SAP SD
2 2 (9.52%) SAP CO
2 2 (9.52%) SAP FI
2 2 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (9.52%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (9.52%) SAP Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Force.com
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
General
1 15 (71.43%) Retail
2 6 (28.57%) Billing
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 2 (9.52%) Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Consultant
2 14 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) SAP SD Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Pricing Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) SAP BI Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Procurement Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Mason
1 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
2 8 (38.10%) Order to Cash
3 6 (28.57%) Logistics
3 6 (28.57%) Revenue Management
3 6 (28.57%) Revenue Recognition
4 5 (23.81%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Information Management
6 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCIE
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) hybris
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) VMware