Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 18 January 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 58 63
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5 +18
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 61 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.73% 2.91% 1.40%
As % of the General category 18.15% 8.19% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +19.30% +16.80%
10th Percentile £354 £213 £169
90th Percentile £638 £800 £531
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £356
% change year-on-year - +19.30% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% -61.11%
East of England median hourly rate £24.58 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +36.53% +2.86% +10.06%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 336 464 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.58% 35.47% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 255 135
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £431 £375 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -5.90% -0.38%
10th Percentile £280 £226 £263
90th Percentile £596 £538 £570
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 71 24
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.88% +14.29% +32.08%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £9.93
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £37.50 £24.69
% change year-on-year -48.67% +51.90% -5.95%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
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 Pharmaceutical within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Cambridge +14 55 £475 +13.10% 17
Pharmaceutical
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.67%) Bioinformatics
4 10 (16.39%) Life Science
4 10 (16.39%) SQL
5 9 (14.75%) Oracle
5 9 (14.75%) Linux
5 9 (14.75%) Python
5 9 (14.75%) Biology
5 9 (14.75%) Web Development
5 9 (14.75%) Analytics
6 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (13.11%) Validation
6 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (13.11%) Data Modelling
7 7 (11.48%) ETL
7 7 (11.48%) Project Management
7 7 (11.48%) Publishing
7 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
7 7 (11.48%) Visualisation
7 7 (11.48%) Degree
7 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.48%) Information Architecture
7 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
8 6 (9.84%) Amazon S3
8 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
8 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
8 6 (9.84%) PowerShell

Pharmaceutical
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 3 (4.92%) Documentum
1 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) SAS
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.64%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.56%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (4.92%) GitHub
4 3 (4.92%) Veeva
5 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.28%) Serverless
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) SSL
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.20%) Amazon Aurora
3 5 (8.20%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (6.56%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 4 (6.56%) Spotfire
5 3 (4.92%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (4.92%) EDMS
5 3 (4.92%) QlikView
6 2 (3.28%) Big Data
7 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.64%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.64%) SSDT
7 1 (1.64%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) GitLab
1 5 (8.20%) JIRA
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.28%) ERwin
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.48%) Publishing
2 4 (6.56%) Law
3 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Architect
4 7 (11.48%) IT Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Data Architect
6 5 (8.20%) MATLAB Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Cognos Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 3 (4.92%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Security Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) HTML
1 6 (9.84%) XML
2 5 (8.20%) REST
2 5 (8.20%) SOAP
3 4 (6.56%) Apache Camel
3 4 (6.56%) Web Services
4 3 (4.92%) jQuery
4 3 (4.92%) YAML
5 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.28%) JPA
5 2 (3.28%) Spring
6 1 (1.64%) .NET
6 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.64%) EDI
6 1 (1.64%) JMS
6 1 (1.64%) JSON
6 1 (1.64%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Life Science
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) User Experience
4 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.92%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (3.28%) Biotechnology
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.64%) LIMS
6 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (19.67%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (14.75%) Analytics
4 9 (14.75%) Biology
4 9 (14.75%) Web Development
5 8 (13.11%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.11%) Validation
6 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
6 7 (11.48%) ETL
6 7 (11.48%) Information Architecture
6 7 (11.48%) Project Management
6 7 (11.48%) Visualisation
7 6 (9.84%) Scrum
8 5 (8.20%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.20%) Machine Learning
8 5 (8.20%) Release Management
8 5 (8.20%) Statistics
8 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.39%) SQL
3 9 (14.75%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
5 5 (8.20%) Java
5 5 (8.20%) MATLAB
5 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.28%) Java 8
6 2 (3.28%) Perl
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.64%) CBAP
2 1 (1.64%) CSQA
2 1 (1.64%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) GxP
2 3 (4.92%) GMP
3 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.64%) GAMP
4 1 (1.64%) GCP
4 1 (1.64%) GLP
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.64%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Talend
3 4 (6.56%) Tableau
4 3 (4.92%) Cognos
5 2 (3.28%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.28%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.28%) OpenText
5 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) Siebel
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Databricks
6 1 (1.64%) Dataiku
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) Infor
6 1 (1.64%) Informatica
6 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards