The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 28 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.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 73 87
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the General category 1.04% 0.98% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £228 - £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -5.55% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +26.00% -41.17%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 385 508 538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.34% 48.80% 44.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 197 225
Median daily rate £400 £413 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +12.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -26.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Buckinghamshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Buckinghamshire

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
High Wycombe +2 3 £228 - 3
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Data Entry
1 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Healthcare Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Report Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore Architect
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Entry
1 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) F#
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
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