Period
to 18 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 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.

Life Sciences
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 37 41
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 +9
Contract jobs citing Life Science 14 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.22% 4.29% 2.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.25% 10.05% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 10
Bracknell median daily rate £413 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +1.19% +1.82%
10th Percentile £406 £363 £393
90th Percentile £419 £439 £553
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £444 £420
% change year-on-year +12.68% +5.65% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Life Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 193 209 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 30.63% 42.65% 33.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 74 75
Bracknell median daily rate £415 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £254 £184 £158
90th Percentile £609 £538 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 22
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -32.50%
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.80 £13.10 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.29% -34.50% +9.27%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Bracknell

Life Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Life Science in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Life Science in Bracknell

Life Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Life Science in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) DSDM
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Ergonomics
3 3 (21.43%) Human Factors
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow Development
3 3 (21.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (14.29%) Serverless
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) PowerPivot
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (14.29%) QlikView
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Chemistry

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) InfoPath
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (14.29%) Serverless
2 1 (7.14%) Force.com
2 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) PowerPivot
1 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
1 2 (14.29%) QlikView
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Data Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Process Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Process Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Report Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) JSON-LD
3 1 (7.14%) Visualforce
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) DSDM
3 3 (21.43%) Ergonomics
3 3 (21.43%) Human Factors
3 3 (21.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow Development
4 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Chemistry
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
3 1 (7.14%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Anaplan
3 1 (7.14%) Workday