Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 105 111
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6 +7
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 18 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.76% 0.34% 0.76%
As % of the General category 1.59% 0.82% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 15
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +10.61% -15.65%
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £40.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.61% -11.15% +97.66%
10th Percentile £21.20 £28.30 £33.50
90th Percentile £31.00 £61.10 £44.10
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -19.44% +10.77% +30.00%

Pharmaceutical is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1135 730 1222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 48.05% 41.74% 46.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 312 525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £224 £203 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £502
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69% +35.42%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.07 £8.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £62.50 £45.13
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +31.39%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe -3 12 - -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Marlow - 1 £400 -
Pharmaceutical
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) CMS
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Content Management
4 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) Retail
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
5 5 (27.78%) JIRA
6 4 (22.22%) Drupal
6 4 (22.22%) Tableau
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Adobe
7 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (11.11%) Google
8 2 (11.11%) Pay per click
8 2 (11.11%) Pharmacovigilance
8 2 (11.11%) Internet Marketing
8 2 (11.11%) jQuery
8 2 (11.11%) Marketing
8 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Line Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) CMS
2 4 (22.22%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
1 2 (11.11%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Web Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Web Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SEO Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Web Content Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Web Marketing Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Web Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Report Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) HTML5
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Pharmacovigilance
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Content Management
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Content Development
5 2 (11.11%) Content Writing
5 2 (11.11%) Internet Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Pay per click
5 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) SEO
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
6 1 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Tableau
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft