Period
to 18 July 2018

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 July 2018 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 38 52
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 -
Contract jobs citing Life Science 17 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.20% 2.79% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.85% 8.64% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Bracknell median daily rate £425 £423 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +2.42% -
10th Percentile £397 £393 £394
90th Percentile £478 £509 £431
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £423 £419
% change year-on-year -2.37% +0.90% +19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 192 162 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 47.41% 32.34% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 54 75
Bracknell median daily rate £415 £328 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.72% -22.02% +20.00%
10th Percentile £140 £130 £211
90th Percentile £558 £550 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 32 28
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.75 £12.00 £12.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.25% -25.50%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.03
90th Percentile £14.28 £17.78 £22.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £18.00
% change year-on-year +26.26% -23.00% -

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 July 2018, 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 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (35.29%) React
5 5 (29.41%) Serverless
6 4 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (23.53%) Critical Success Factor
6 4 (23.53%) User Experience
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) Information Management
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (17.65%) Python
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
7 3 (17.65%) Ansible
7 3 (17.65%) Docker
7 3 (17.65%) DevOps
7 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
7 3 (17.65%) Deployment Automation

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (29.41%) Serverless
3 2 (11.76%) Firebase
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
2 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
General
1 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Business Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Data Migration Lead
2 2 (11.76%) Designer
2 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
2 2 (11.76%) UI Designer
2 2 (11.76%) UI/UX Designer
2 2 (11.76%) UX Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum Master
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
3 1 (5.88%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) React
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (17.65%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) J2EE
4 2 (11.76%) Node.js
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Durandal
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) LESS
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) 3D Printing
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Critical Success Factor
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Information Management
3 4 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
5 2 (11.76%) API Testing
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (11.76%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe