Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 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.

Life Sciences
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 153 167
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 -5
Contract jobs citing Life Science 33 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.88% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.72% 1.02% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 7
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £238 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.42% -56.82% -8.33%
South East median daily rate £450 £431 £550
% change year-on-year +4.35% -21.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £25.58 -
South East median hourly rate £36.50 £19.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year +89.17% -14.24% -47.06%

Life Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,212 1,081 1,394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.38% 30.10% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 649 906
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £275 £241 £263
90th Percentile £569 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 71 77
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +75.21%
10th Percentile £11.11 £12.50 £14.03
90th Percentile £47.83 £43.75 £58.00
South East median hourly rate £30.50 £18.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year +69.44% -22.58% +35.02%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Hampshire

Life Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Life Science in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Life Science in Hampshire

Life Science
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in Hampshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Life Science in Hampshire

Life Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Life Science in Hampshire

Life Science
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Farnborough -3 18 £250 -
Southampton -6 13 £550 -
Basingstoke +17 1 - -
Life Science
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Life Science 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 20 (60.61%) Manufacturing
2 16 (48.48%) SharePoint
3 14 (42.42%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (39.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (39.39%) Validation
5 12 (36.36%) Quality Management
5 12 (36.36%) GxP
6 11 (33.33%) Workflow
6 11 (33.33%) Content Management
7 9 (27.27%) Office 365
7 9 (27.27%) Migration
8 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
8 8 (24.24%) Document Management
8 8 (24.24%) Data Management
8 8 (24.24%) InfoPath
8 8 (24.24%) CSS
8 8 (24.24%) CAD
8 8 (24.24%) LIMS
8 8 (24.24%) Software License Management
8 8 (24.24%) jQuery
8 8 (24.24%) QMS
8 8 (24.24%) CAPA
8 8 (24.24%) Clinical Data Management
8 8 (24.24%) SaaS
8 8 (24.24%) PaaS
8 8 (24.24%) Power BI
9 7 (21.21%) Project Management
9 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
9 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (15.15%) GMP

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 16 (48.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) SAS
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) InfoPath
2 4 (12.12%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Office 365
2 8 (24.24%) PaaS
2 8 (24.24%) SaaS
3 3 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Power BI
2 3 (9.09%) Spotfire
General
1 20 (60.61%) Manufacturing
2 13 (39.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) IT Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) SharePoint Support
4 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
5 5 (15.15%) Business IT Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) IT Business Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) IT Manager
5 5 (15.15%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
5 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Coordinator
6 4 (12.12%) Information Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Information Risk Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Management Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Author
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) CSS
1 8 (24.24%) jQuery
2 5 (15.15%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) LIMS
2 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) FMCG
3 2 (6.06%) PMI
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Validation
2 12 (36.36%) Quality Management
3 11 (33.33%) Content Management
3 11 (33.33%) Workflow
4 9 (27.27%) Migration
5 8 (24.24%) CAD
5 8 (24.24%) CAPA
5 8 (24.24%) Clinical Data Management
5 8 (24.24%) Data Management
5 8 (24.24%) Document Management
5 8 (24.24%) QMS
5 8 (24.24%) Software License Management
6 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
6 7 (21.21%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (12.12%) Data Privacy
8 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (12.12%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (6.06%) CBAP
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) GxP
2 5 (15.15%) GMP
3 4 (12.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (12.12%) GCP
3 4 (12.12%) GLP
4 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco
2 1 (3.03%) Remedy