The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 27 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.

Life Sciences
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Life Science 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.02% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £450
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £14.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +84.21% -35.22%  

Life Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 160 194 154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.26% 32.66% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 118 74
Median daily rate £338 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £580 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 8 19
Median hourly rate £19.38 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.20% -62.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.84 £10.18 £16.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Life Science as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Cambridgeshire

Life Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Life Science in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Life Science in Cambridgeshire

Life Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Life Science in Cambridgeshire

Life Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Life Science in Cambridgeshire

Life Science
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridge - 6 £325 - 9
Life Science
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Life Science 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) ERP
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
5 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) SAML
7 3 (18.75%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
7 3 (18.75%) Twitter
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) Google
7 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (12.50%) Django
8 2 (12.50%) CDISC
8 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) TDD
8 2 (12.50%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
8 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (12.50%) R

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (12.50%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) ERP Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Django Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ERP Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Python/Django Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) SAML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Django
2 2 (12.50%) JMS
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ERP
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Biometrics
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) ETL
7 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) R
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) CDISC
2 1 (6.25%) GAMP
2 1 (6.25%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Twitter
3 2 (12.50%) webMethods
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
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