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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 42 57 59
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 11 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.05% 0.16% 1.06%
As % of the General category 8.15% 0.90% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -5.55% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +26.00% -41.17%  

Pharmaceutical is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 135 111 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.14% 17.85% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 66 70
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £264 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £508 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.15% -10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.90 £42.50 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Cambridgeshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +15 10 £475 - 4
Pharmaceutical
East of England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) Life Science
2 4 (19.05%) Publishing
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (19.05%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) SAS
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
3 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 3 (14.29%) Biometrics
3 3 (14.29%) S-PLUS
3 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 3 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) R
3 3 (14.29%) Talend
3 3 (14.29%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Veeva
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
4 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (9.52%) SAP MDG
4 2 (9.52%) PMO
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.52%) SCCM
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management

Pharmaceutical
Top Related 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 (19.05%) SAS
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) S-PLUS
2 1 (4.76%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP MDG
1 2 (9.52%) SAP MDM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Veeva
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (4.76%) Skype
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (9.52%) PowerCenter
1 2 (9.52%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Publishing
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Analyst
1 3 (14.29%) Developer
1 3 (14.29%) Programmer
1 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 3 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (9.52%) Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) CRM Manager
3 1 (4.76%) IT Support
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) SAP HR Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Manager
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) Swing
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.76%) Mason
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Life Science
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Biometrics
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
3 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (9.52%) Biology
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) DRM
4 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) R
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) PhD
1 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) CDISC
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
1 2 (9.52%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Nessus
2 1 (4.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) SAP
1 3 (14.29%) Talend
2 2 (9.52%) Embarcadero
2 2 (9.52%) Informatica
2 2 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Qualys
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) webMethods
3 1 (4.76%) Workday
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