The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 82 92 120
Rank change year-on-year +10 +28  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 18 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 1.23% 0.56%
As % of the General category 2.36% 3.04% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 10
Median daily rate £450 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £248 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £400 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £525
% change year-on-year -1.16% -18.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £29.50 £53.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.33% +79.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £53.00 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £53.00 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £24.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +25.25% -41.76%  

Pharmaceutical is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 764 986 1200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 41.73% 40.31% 41.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 420 530
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £254 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.12 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £49.00 £32.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Berkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Berkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Berkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Berkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Berkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Maidenhead -6 9 £475 +18.75%
Wokingham - 1 - -
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 11 (33.33%) SAP
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Life Science
3 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
3 7 (21.21%) Finance
3 7 (21.21%) Marketing
4 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Change Control
6 4 (12.12%) User Stories
6 4 (12.12%) QA
6 4 (12.12%) FMCG
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) ERP
6 4 (12.12%) GMP
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.12%) PMP
6 4 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.09%) Documentum
7 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analytics

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Documentum
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (6.06%) TrackWise
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Skype
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MS Access
1 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) MSTest
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
1 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
1 7 (21.21%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) IT Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Junior
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Product Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) EDI
1 2 (6.06%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) EJB
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) J2EE
2 1 (3.03%) JSP
2 1 (3.03%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (3.03%) WCF
2 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Life Science
2 4 (12.12%) FMCG
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) LIMS
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Change Control
4 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.12%) ERP
4 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 4 (12.12%) User Stories
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 3 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (9.09%) Scrum
5 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) Global Marketing
6 2 (6.06%) PLM
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) C++
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) PMP
3 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) HND
4 1 (3.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) GMP
1 4 (12.12%) QA
1 4 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.03%) GxP
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) hybris
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.03%) BT
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Cognos
4 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.03%) OpenText
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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