Period
to 23 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 23 October 2021 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 32 97
Rank change year-on-year -54 +65 +31
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 15 28 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.02% 4.43% 0.81%
As % of the General category 1.99% 8.09% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £425 £500
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +25.00%
England median daily rate £515 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £49.00 £32.00 £22.17
% change year-on-year +53.13% +44.36% -32.83%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 753 346 943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 51.43% 54.75% 50.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 206 534
10th Percentile £153 £156 £185
25th Percentile £312 £270 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £420 £380 £413
Median % change year-on-year +10.67% -8.00% +3.13%
75th Percentile £520 £471 £510
90th Percentile £625 £525 £579
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 20 63
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.21 £10.11
25th Percentile £10.50 £11.07 £11.17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.47 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year -18.03% +17.64% +7.69%
75th Percentile £16.83 £39.06 £17.50
90th Percentile £22.70 £44.25 £46.40
England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.96 £18.70
% change year-on-year -13.46% +17.41% +1.25%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in the East Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in the East Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Pharmaceutical in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in the East Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 October 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire -32 15 £500 - 6
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (20.00%) Storytelling
4 3 (20.00%) Product Backlog
4 3 (20.00%) Backlog Prioritisation
4 3 (20.00%) Business Case
4 3 (20.00%) Product Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Product Roadmap
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe
5 2 (13.33%) Azure
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (6.67%) Interaction Design
6 1 (6.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 1 (6.67%) Accessibility
6 1 (6.67%) JWT
6 1 (6.67%) User Research

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.67%) InVision
1 1 (6.67%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Azure
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) NaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Presentation Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Product Owner
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Product Owner
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) JWT
1 1 (6.67%) OAuth
1 1 (6.67%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) FMCG
1 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
1 1 (6.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Backlog Prioritisation
3 3 (20.00%) Business Case
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Product Backlog
3 3 (20.00%) Product Roadmap
3 3 (20.00%) Product Strategy
3 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Storytelling
3 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Microservices
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Accessibility
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco