The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 83 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.13% 0.36% -
As % of the General category 0.78% 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £414 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+41.11% +7.14%
Pharmaceutical
South East

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

General Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
128 146 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.89% 26.07% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 99 55
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.19% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £9.50 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £44.90 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Pharmaceutical
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
1 5 (38.46%) Validation
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) GMP
3 3 (23.08%) MS Project
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) FMCG
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Replication
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
1 2 (15.38%) Project Planner
1 2 (15.38%) Validation Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Systems Validation Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Validation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Document Controller
2 1 (7.69%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Validation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Validation
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) GMP
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP