Period
to 23 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 23 February 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 179 242 244
Rank change year-on-year +63 +2 -26
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 7 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.34% 0.47% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 7
City of London median daily rate £475 £469 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.28% +21.03% -8.82%
10th Percentile £393 £166 £168
90th Percentile £533 £556 £493
Central London median daily rate £475 £488 £388
% change year-on-year -2.56% +25.81% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
City of London median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% -61.54% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £22.50 £62.50
90th Percentile £13.50 £27.50 £67.50
Central London median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -48.00% -61.54% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,044 3,616 3,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.09% 53.49% 56.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,511 2,752 3,172
City of London median daily rate £523 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.48% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £325
90th Percentile £700 £688 £713
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 53
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -10.95% +1.20%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.76 £11.81
90th Percentile £38.72 £42.44 £38.25
Central London median hourly rate £22.33 £18.70 £21.00
% change year-on-year +19.41% -10.95% +1.20%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) SAP MDM
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) GxP
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MDG
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ERP Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) HR Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Master Data Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Master Data Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GxP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) SnapLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Workday