The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmacovigilance in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmacovigilance 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
Pharmacovigilance
UK / England
Rank 575 613 602
Rank change year-on-year +38 -11  
Contract jobs citing Pharmacovigilance 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.060% 0.026% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £455 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.09% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

Pharmacovigilance is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13406 15228 14690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.07% 31.17% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8669 10047 9002
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 505 520 610
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.54 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.17% +18.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.40 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Pharmacovigilance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Pharmacovigilance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmacovigilance in England

Pharmacovigilance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmacovigilance in England

Pharmacovigilance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmacovigilance in England

Pharmacovigilance
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmacovigilance within the England 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
London +31 7 £450 -1.09%
East of England - 1 - -
Pharmacovigilance
UK

Pharmacovigilance
Top 21 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmacovigilance 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 England region with a requirement for Pharmacovigilance.

1 10 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) GxP
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Biotechnology
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) PMO

Pharmacovigilance
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
General
1 10 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) GxP
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft