The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.83% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the General category 2.42% 0.35% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -11.50% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £49.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year -57.36% +137.34%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 207 287 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 34.27% 34.87% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 212 186
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £28.75 £37.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +141.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £36.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £37.80 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Birmingham

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Local Government
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
3 2 (28.57%) Biotechnology
3 2 (28.57%) Life Science
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) Order to Cash
4 1 (14.29%) SAP CAR
4 1 (14.29%) SAP POS DM
4 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (14.29%) SAP CAR
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP POS DM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) CTI
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Telephony Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Biotechnology
1 2 (28.57%) Life Science
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Development
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Order to Cash
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) ABAP
1 1 (14.29%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
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