The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 111 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.049% 0.057% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.14% 0.16% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £490 £390
% change year-on-year
-18.36% +25.64%
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
Yorkshire

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

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
726 645 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.89% 36.82% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 458 364
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 4
Average hourly rate £45.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £16.74 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £36.00 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Pharmaceutical Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Pharmaceutical Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -8 1 - - 3
Pharmaceutical
Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 2 (28.57%) Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Life Science
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Kali Linux
3 1 (14.29%) OWASP
3 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Military
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Siemens
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) SAP PP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Data Programmer
1 2 (28.57%) Programmer
1 2 (28.57%) SAS Programmer
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Penetration Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP PP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Informatics
1 2 (28.57%) Life Science
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Kali Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Management
1 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) OWASP
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) Siemens
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