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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 26 52
Rank change year-on-year -7 +26  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.36% 5.31% 1.11%
As % of the General category 9.09% 23.75% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £475 £265 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +79.24% -3.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £265 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -11.50% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £49.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year -57.36% +137.34%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 77 80 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 26.01% 22.35% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 56
Median daily rate £350 £413 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +7.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £240 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.45% -25.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 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 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 24 June 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 4 (23.53%) SAP
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Data Management
2 3 (17.65%) Publishing
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 3 (17.65%) Master Data Management
2 3 (17.65%) Veeva
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Talend
3 2 (11.76%) R
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) SAP MDM
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Life Science
3 2 (11.76%) Spotfire

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 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) S-PLUS
2 1 (5.88%) Acrobat
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP MDG
1 2 (11.76%) SAP MDM
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Veeva
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (11.76%) PowerCenter
1 2 (11.76%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Programmer
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (11.76%) Service Improvement Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (5.88%) HR Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SIEM Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Workday Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Workday Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) React
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Data Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Master Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Biometrics
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) DRM
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) R
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
1 2 (11.76%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.76%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Embarcadero
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (11.76%) Talend
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Ariba
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Qualys
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.88%) Tableau
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Workday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £46.00 - £56.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £45 - £75 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £35 - £50 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago