Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 41 63
Rank change year-on-year +25 +22 -3
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 93 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.82% 3.59% 2.07%
As % of the General category 26.05% 11.59% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 21 20
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £473 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +2.16% +74.53%
10th Percentile £388 £319 £234
90th Percentile £641 £645 £818
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +51.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.50 - £14.75
10th Percentile £15.25 - £11.13
90th Percentile £43.75 - £19.38
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -48.33% +66.67% -41.94%

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 357 371 428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.03% 30.94% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 187 258
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £425 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.07% -4.82%
10th Percentile £213 £273 £200
90th Percentile £625 £588 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 35 58
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -56.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.95 £14.95
90th Percentile £48.98 £48.55 £49.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year -1.43% -54.25% +23.39%

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 17 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 October 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 +29 81 £475 +0.53% 31
Pharmaceutical
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 25 (26.88%) Analytics
2 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.51%) Project Management
4 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (17.20%) Degree
6 13 (13.98%) Finance
7 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
8 10 (10.75%) Data Modelling
8 10 (10.75%) Data Science
9 9 (9.68%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 9 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (9.68%) Windows
9 9 (9.68%) AWS
10 8 (8.60%) Data Analytics
10 8 (8.60%) SharePoint
10 8 (8.60%) Scrum
11 7 (7.53%) SAP
11 7 (7.53%) ETL
11 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
11 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (7.53%) Business Analysis
11 7 (7.53%) Informatics
11 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
11 7 (7.53%) Life Science
11 7 (7.53%) Veeva
12 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
12 6 (6.45%) Test Automation
12 6 (6.45%) Data Analysis
12 6 (6.45%) Visualisation

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 8 (8.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.08%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.15%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.08%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) AWS
2 7 (7.53%) Veeva
3 2 (2.15%) Force.com
3 2 (2.15%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (5.38%) Star Schema
3 4 (4.30%) Big Data
3 4 (4.30%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.23%) MySQL
4 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.15%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (2.15%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.15%) Power BI
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (1.08%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.08%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.08%) QlikView
6 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.08%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.38%) ER Studio
3 3 (3.23%) JIRA
3 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.08%) RubyGems
5 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 13 (13.98%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.23%) Publishing
4 2 (2.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Analyst
2 21 (22.58%) Business Analyst
3 18 (19.35%) Project Manager
4 13 (13.98%) Architect
5 10 (10.75%) Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Information Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.30%) SAP Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Data Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Field Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Migration Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) XML
2 4 (4.30%) HTML
3 3 (3.23%) .NET
3 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.23%) CSS
3 3 (3.23%) CSS3
3 3 (3.23%) HTML5
3 3 (3.23%) jQuery
4 2 (2.15%) Ajax
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Camel
4 2 (2.15%) JSON
4 2 (2.15%) LINQ
4 2 (2.15%) REST
4 2 (2.15%) SOAP
4 2 (2.15%) Web Services
4 2 (2.15%) XSLT
5 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.08%) Flask
5 1 (1.08%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.53%) Life Science
2 6 (6.45%) NHS
3 4 (4.30%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.30%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) FMCG
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows 10
2 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) Analytics
2 24 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.51%) Project Management
4 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (10.75%) Data Modelling
6 10 (10.75%) Data Science
7 9 (9.68%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 8 (8.60%) Data Analytics
8 8 (8.60%) Scrum
9 7 (7.53%) Business Analysis
9 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
9 7 (7.53%) ETL
9 7 (7.53%) Informatics
10 6 (6.45%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.45%) ITIL
10 6 (6.45%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.45%) Service Management
10 6 (6.45%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.45%) Python
1 6 (6.45%) SQL
2 4 (4.30%) Java
2 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.30%) R
3 3 (3.23%) C#
4 2 (2.15%) C++
5 1 (1.08%) C
5 1 (1.08%) Fortran
5 1 (1.08%) Perl
5 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (17.20%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) MCP
2 4 (4.30%) MCSA
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.23%) ACCA
3 3 (3.23%) CIMA
4 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.15%) PMP
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.08%) IIBA
5 1 (1.08%) MBA
5 1 (1.08%) PhD
5 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) GxP
2 5 (5.38%) QA
3 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.15%) PMO
4 1 (1.08%) Good Clinical Practice
4 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.53%) SAP
2 5 (5.38%) IDERA
3 3 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (3.23%) Talend
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle
4 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.15%) Tableau
4 2 (2.15%) Tagetik
5 1 (1.08%) Ariba
5 1 (1.08%) CA
5 1 (1.08%) Cadence
5 1 (1.08%) Cognos
5 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.08%) Teradata
5 1 (1.08%) Workday