Period
to 23 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 23 January 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)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 60 58
Rank change year-on-year -12 -2 +13
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.23% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.93% 1.52% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median daily rate - - £475
South Wales median daily rate - - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 214 132 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 24.63% 20.59% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 96 119
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £351 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.96% -9.42% +10.71%
10th Percentile £283 £123 £184
90th Percentile £600 £484 £488
South Wales median daily rate £400 £368 £400
% change year-on-year +8.84% -8.13% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +66.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.80 £30.00 £14.80
90th Percentile £104.23 £30.00 £30.60
South Wales median hourly rate £17.75 £55.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -67.73% +205.56% -14.29%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Cardiff

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Cardiff

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) PACS
1 2 (100.00%) e-Health
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
1 2 (100.00%) HL7
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) LIMS
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (50.00%) NHS

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) e-Health
1 2 (100.00%) LIMS
1 2 (100.00%) PACS
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) HL7