Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 71 64
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 +32
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 26 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.29% 0.99% 1.94%
As % of the General category 7.65% 4.01% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £475 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +51.39% -3.46%
10th Percentile £350 £404 £267
90th Percentile £641 £520 £359
East of England median daily rate £443 £425 £326
% change year-on-year +4.12% +30.27% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
East of England median hourly rate £30.69 £15.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +101.23% -32.22% -50.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 340 299 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.98% 24.67% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 173 147
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £205 £172
90th Percentile £588 £505 £575
East of England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 28
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.88% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £12.63 £15.48 £9.80
90th Percentile £46.38 £47.55 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £32.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year -40.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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 +5 20 £475 - 13
Pharmaceutical
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 11 (42.31%) Analytics
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (19.23%) Data Management
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) SaaS
6 3 (11.54%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (11.54%) Life Science
6 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
6 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 3 (11.54%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
6 3 (11.54%) User Experience
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.54%) Document Management
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (7.69%) Decision-Making
7 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse

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 1 (3.85%) Documentum
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) OLAP
2 1 (3.85%) OLTP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) HR Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) HR Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Security Risk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Service Design Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Workstream Lead
4 2 (7.69%) Workstream Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Life Science
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Biotechnology
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.85%) LIMS
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Analytics
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 6 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Data Management
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) Document Management
6 3 (11.54%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
6 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MBA
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GxP
2 1 (3.85%) GLP
2 1 (3.85%) GMP
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) Workday
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle