Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 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.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 110 101
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9 +3
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 15 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.01% 0.83% 0.59%
As % of the General category 3.10% 1.95% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £309 £353 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.34% +53.26% -17.86%
10th Percentile £194 £272 £155
90th Percentile £575 £394 £449
South East median daily rate £413 £425 £433
% change year-on-year -2.94% -1.73% +8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -10.40% -5.30%
10th Percentile £21.70 £25.20 £27.25
90th Percentile £40.18 £43.00 £33.00
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -3.51% -8.06% +7.83%

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 484 924 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.68% 42.60% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 286 296
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £256 £249 £205
90th Percentile £608 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 17
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £26.87 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.00% +34.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £14.05 £12.50 £8.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £50.80
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £25.93 £25.50
% change year-on-year +34.97% +1.70% -7.27%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 March 2019. 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 -6 12 £309 -3.44% 3
Beaconsfield - 1 £550 -
Pharmaceutical
South East

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) Web Development
1 7 (46.67%) Open Source
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Drupal
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) CMS
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (26.67%) CSS3
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) Cross-Browser Development
4 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) GxP

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 5 (33.33%) Drupal
2 4 (26.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS3
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
1 7 (46.67%) Open Source
1 7 (46.67%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Cross-Browser Development
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Actionable Recommendations
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
1 2 (13.33%) GxP
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Apple
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) Hotjar
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Yahoo!
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau