Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 56 64
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 +32
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 52 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.31% 2.46% 1.60%
As % of the General category 14.33% 8.01% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £474 £450 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.28% +46.34% -2.38%
10th Percentile £317 £220 £169
90th Percentile £650 £800 £453
East of England median daily rate £425 £435 £288
% change year-on-year -2.30% +51.30% -12.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £14.75 -
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -41.94% +26.53%

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 363 437 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.10% 30.71% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 252 146
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £281 £208 £171
90th Percentile £588 £536 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 59 23
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.79% +1.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.25 £25.45
90th Percentile £51.38 £49.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -55.63% +28.00% +20.19%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +2 42 £474 +11.47% 20
Pharmaceutical
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Analytics
3 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (17.31%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
4 9 (17.31%) Degree
4 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
4 9 (17.31%) Life Science
5 8 (15.38%) Information Architecture
5 8 (15.38%) Project Management
5 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.38%) SQL
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle
6 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
6 7 (13.46%) Hadoop
6 7 (13.46%) Visualisation
6 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (11.54%) Biology
7 6 (11.54%) Change Management
7 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (11.54%) Linux
7 6 (11.54%) ETL
8 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.62%) XML
8 5 (9.62%) Python
8 5 (9.62%) Java
8 5 (9.62%) Publishing
8 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) Documentum
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.92%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.92%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.85%) GitHub
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Hadoop
1 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon Aurora
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 4 (7.69%) MySQL
4 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.85%) EDMS
6 2 (3.85%) OLAP
6 2 (3.85%) OLTP
6 2 (3.85%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.92%) Big Data
7 1 (1.92%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.92%) QlikView
7 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.92%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) GitLab
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Publishing
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Law
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Analyst
1 15 (28.85%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.62%) IT Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
5 4 (7.69%) MATLAB Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) ETL Developer
7 2 (3.85%) HR Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) HR Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) IT Risk Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Security Risk Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) XML
2 4 (7.69%) Apache Camel
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) REST
2 4 (7.69%) SOAP
2 4 (7.69%) Web Services
3 3 (5.77%) YAML
4 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.85%) JPA
4 2 (3.85%) Spring
5 1 (1.92%) .NET
5 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.92%) EDI
5 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
1 9 (17.31%) Life Science
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.62%) User Experience
4 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) Biotechnology
5 2 (3.85%) LIMS
5 2 (3.85%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Analytics
3 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (17.31%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
5 8 (15.38%) Information Architecture
5 8 (15.38%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) Visualisation
7 6 (11.54%) Biology
7 6 (11.54%) Change Management
7 6 (11.54%) ETL
8 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Release Management
8 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.62%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.62%) Web Development
8 5 (9.62%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Java
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.62%) Python
3 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.85%) Java 8
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) CBAP
2 1 (1.92%) CSQA
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) GxP
2 3 (5.77%) GMP
3 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.92%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.92%) GAMP
4 1 (1.92%) GLP
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Talend
3 3 (5.77%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (3.85%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) Workday
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Cognos
5 1 (1.92%) Databricks
5 1 (1.92%) Dataiku
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Infor
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau