Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 17 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 42 72
Rank change year-on-year +7 +30 -14
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 29 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.18% 2.67% 1.45%
As % of the General category 11.65% 12.41% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 4
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £308 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.21% -2.38% +1.61%
10th Percentile £214 £169 £266
90th Percentile £534 £453 £368
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £308 £315
% change year-on-year +46.34% -2.38% -8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Cambridge median hourly rate £14.75 - £45.00
10th Percentile £11.13 - £42.50
90th Percentile £19.38 - £47.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.75 - £45.00

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 Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 249 137 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 35.88% 21.54% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 66 99
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £214 £171 £263
90th Percentile £500 £563 £554
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £364 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -3.00% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 7 13
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +23.08% +42.86%
10th Percentile £28.75 £37.00 £19.85
90th Percentile £49.75 £43.00 £46.88
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -13.33%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Cambridge

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) .NET
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Coaching
6 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
6 2 (6.90%) Linear Algebra
6 2 (6.90%) Linear Regression
6 2 (6.90%) Bayesian Methods
6 2 (6.90%) Pandas
6 2 (6.90%) scikit-learn
6 2 (6.90%) TensorFlow
6 2 (6.90%) Theano
6 2 (6.90%) ANOVA
6 2 (6.90%) Full Text Search
6 2 (6.90%) Keras
6 2 (6.90%) NumPy
6 2 (6.90%) R
6 2 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Visualisation

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.90%) Electronics
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Service Improvement Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Data Scientist
4 2 (6.90%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Test Technician
5 1 (3.45%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Keras
2 2 (6.90%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (6.90%) NumPy
2 2 (6.90%) Pandas
2 2 (6.90%) scikit-learn
2 2 (6.90%) TensorFlow
2 2 (6.90%) Theano
3 1 (3.45%) Angular 2
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Life Science
2 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Coaching
6 2 (6.90%) ANOVA
6 2 (6.90%) Cluster Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (6.90%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Full Text Search
6 2 (6.90%) Linear Algebra
6 2 (6.90%) Linear Regression
6 2 (6.90%) Logistic Regression
6 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
6 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.90%) Neural Network
6 2 (6.90%) Statistics
6 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) R
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CISM
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) GAMP
2 1 (3.45%) GCP
2 1 (3.45%) GMP
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) Dell
4 1 (3.45%) Dell KACE
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com