Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 18 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +44 +4
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 45 71 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.87% 6.79% 1.90%
As % of the General category 31.03% 27.63% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 56 14
Median daily rate £550 £550 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.87% -1.33%
10th Percentile £459 £408 £291
90th Percentile £700 £663 £618
East of England median daily rate £534 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +12.37% +18.75% -8.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £15.25 £15.00 £17.25
90th Percentile £62.00 £15.00 £17.75
East of England median hourly rate £22.82 £21.00 £24.69
% change year-on-year +8.67% -14.94% +64.58%

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 145 257 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.35% 24.59% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 168 153
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £260 £263
90th Percentile £700 £638 £624
East of England median daily rate £425 £475 £463
% change year-on-year -10.53% +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 55
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.51% +21.88% -56.16%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.83 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £49.63 £46.60
Median hourly rate £17.71 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -11.45% +11.11% -42.40%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

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 26 May 2020. 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 +1 35 £550 - 10
Pharmaceutical
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) Degree
3 7 (15.56%) GxP
3 7 (15.56%) Talend
4 6 (13.33%) Analytics
4 6 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (13.33%) Adobe
4 6 (13.33%) ETL
4 6 (13.33%) Windows
4 6 (13.33%) Java
4 6 (13.33%) AWS
5 5 (11.11%) Release Management
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.11%) JIRA
5 5 (11.11%) TDD
5 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) Project Management
5 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 5 (11.11%) GitHub
5 5 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 5 (11.11%) Azure
5 5 (11.11%) SnapLogic
5 5 (11.11%) MuleSoft
5 5 (11.11%) SDLC
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.11%) Data Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Power BI
6 4 (8.89%) Spring Boot
6 4 (8.89%) Anypoint
6 4 (8.89%) Mobile App

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 4 (8.89%) Anypoint
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Adobe XD
1 3 (6.67%) InVision
1 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 3 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) AWS
2 5 (11.11%) Azure
2 5 (11.11%) GitHub
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.89%) Power Platform
4 3 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.67%) Office 365
4 3 (6.67%) PowerApps
4 3 (6.67%) SaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (2.22%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) DHCP
1 3 (6.67%) DNS
1 3 (6.67%) Skype
1 3 (6.67%) VPN
1 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (8.89%) Power BI
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Hive
2 3 (6.67%) Big Data
2 3 (6.67%) Spotfire
3 2 (4.44%) Data Lake
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (6.67%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.67%) Balsamiq
3 2 (4.44%) ER Studio
4 1 (2.22%) ERwin
4 1 (2.22%) tSQLt
General
1 3 (6.67%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Analyst
1 7 (15.56%) Developer
2 5 (11.11%) Architect
2 5 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Designer
4 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Designer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior User Experience Researcher
4 3 (6.67%) Senior UX Designer
4 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (6.67%) User Experience Researcher
4 3 (6.67%) UX Designer
5 2 (4.44%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Field Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Information Architect
5 2 (4.44%) IoT Architect
5 2 (4.44%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) JavaBeans
1 4 (8.89%) Spring Boot
2 2 (4.44%) Shiny
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) Keras
3 1 (2.22%) scikit-learn
3 1 (2.22%) TensorFlow
3 1 (2.22%) WCF
3 1 (2.22%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Life Science
1 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) LIMS
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.67%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.33%) Analytics
2 6 (13.33%) ETL
2 6 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (11.11%) Data Engineering
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) Release Management
3 5 (11.11%) SDLC
3 5 (11.11%) TDD
4 4 (8.89%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
4 4 (8.89%) Data Science
4 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.67%) API Design
5 3 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (6.67%) Machine Learning
5 3 (6.67%) Quantitative Research
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Leadership
5 3 (6.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) C
3 3 (6.67%) C++
3 3 (6.67%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) R
4 2 (4.44%) VBA
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Postgraduate
3 2 (4.44%) PhD
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) GxP
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 13485
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) DICOM
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Talend
2 6 (13.33%) Adobe
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 5 (11.11%) SnapLogic
4 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
5 3 (6.67%) CrowdStrike
5 3 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (6.67%) Okta
6 1 (2.22%) IDERA
6 1 (2.22%) Informatica