Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 144 151
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +33
Contract jobs citing Life Science 35 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.95% 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.89% 1.59% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 10
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £238 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.42% -58.70% -
10th Percentile £225 £206 £550
90th Percentile £569 £269 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £550
% change year-on-year - -18.18% +54.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £14.65 -
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 1,210 1,005 1,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.84% 28.70% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 588 803
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £193 £244
90th Percentile £554 £550 £560
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 61 82
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -25.17% +53.13%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.60 £12.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £58.63
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £21.16
% change year-on-year +81.39% -8.79% +16.72%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -1 20 £275 -
Southampton -6 12 £525 -
Basingstoke +7 1 - - 1
Life Science
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 23 (65.71%) Manufacturing
2 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
4 10 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (28.57%) Validation
5 9 (25.71%) Quality Management
5 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
5 9 (25.71%) Workflow
5 9 (25.71%) GxP
6 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (22.86%) Content Management
7 7 (20.00%) Office 365
7 7 (20.00%) Project Management
8 6 (17.14%) Migration
8 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (17.14%) CAD
8 6 (17.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 6 (17.14%) CSS
8 6 (17.14%) Data Privacy
8 6 (17.14%) Software License Management
8 6 (17.14%) QMS
8 6 (17.14%) InfoPath
8 6 (17.14%) Degree
8 6 (17.14%) jQuery
8 6 (17.14%) Power BI
8 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (14.29%) Data Management
9 5 (14.29%) Document Management
9 5 (14.29%) CAPA
9 5 (14.29%) Clinical Data Management

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 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) SAS
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) InfoPath
2 4 (11.43%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SmartPlant
2 1 (2.86%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (14.29%) PaaS
2 5 (14.29%) SaaS
3 3 (8.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) Force.com
4 1 (2.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Power BI
2 3 (8.57%) Spotfire
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (65.71%) Manufacturing
2 10 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) IT Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Business Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Business IT Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) IT Business Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) SharePoint Support
5 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Information Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Information Risk Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.57%) Coordinator
7 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) CSS
1 6 (17.14%) jQuery
2 3 (8.57%) REST
3 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) Angular 2
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.29%) LIMS
4 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) PMI
5 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.71%) FMCG
6 1 (2.86%) Replication
6 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Validation
2 9 (25.71%) Quality Management
2 9 (25.71%) Workflow
3 8 (22.86%) Content Management
3 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.14%) CAD
5 6 (17.14%) Data Privacy
5 6 (17.14%) Migration
5 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (17.14%) QMS
5 6 (17.14%) Software License Management
6 5 (14.29%) CAPA
6 5 (14.29%) Clinical Data Management
6 5 (14.29%) Data Management
6 5 (14.29%) Document Management
6 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) CBAP
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (8.57%) MCP
2 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMP
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) GxP
2 6 (17.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 5 (14.29%) GMP
4 4 (11.43%) GCP
4 4 (11.43%) GLP
5 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Cadence
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy